Shorter Wait Times for Canada Immigrant Spousal Sponsorships

Shorter Wait Times for Canada Immigrant Spousal Sponsorships | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada IRCC Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen announced there are shorter wait times for Canada immigrant spousal sponsorships and that the backlog of immigrants wanting to sponsor their spouses from abroad has dropped to 15,000 from 75,000 in 2016. For applicants who filed after December 2016, the wait time is about 12 months; wait times for Canada immigrant Spousal […]

Happy International Women’s Day

International Womens Day | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

March 8 is International Women’s Day. This year’s theme is how will you #PressForProgress? Now, more than ever, there’s a strong call-to-action to press forward and progress gender parity. There’s a strong call to #PressforProgress motivating and uniting friends, colleagues and whole communities to think, act and be gender inclusive. Ackah Business Immigration Law was founded in […]

Canada Budgets Over $440 Million For Immigration

Canada 2018 Budget Funds $440 Million For Immigration | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

On February 27 Canada announced over $440 million for immigration in the 2018 budget to support the government’s goal to welcome 1,000,000 new immigrants from 2018 – 2020. Skilled, educated immigrants are critical to Canada’s strategies to grow the economy and create new jobs. The immigration budget will be overseen by IRCC, and include: $31.8 million for gender equality […]