Canada Travel Laws and Documentation Requirements

Canada Travel Laws and Documentation Requirements | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Effective March 2016, the Government of Canada travel laws (IRCC) require anyone traveling through Canada must apply for an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to fly or transit through a Canadian airport; which costs $7 CAD. According to IRCC, most people need a visa or an Electronic Travel Authorization to travel to Canada; some may only need a valid passport. […]

MBA Students from India are Desirable Permanent Residents of Canada

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah says MBA students from India are highly desirable future permanent residents of Canada

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah says MBA students from India are highly desirable future permanent residents of Canada: International graduate students are ideal immigrant candidates to settle and integrate successfully into Canada’s labour market and society. These highly educated and motivated students often want to become permanent residents of Canada and work or build their own business […]

Canada Visas for Filmmakers and Artists

Cross-Border Canada Visa Options for Filmmakers and Other Artists - Evelyn Ackah - Immigration Lawyer

Presented at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2017: BORDER PATROL by Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah, Ackah Business Immigration Law and Canadian Counsel for D’Alessio Law Group; with co-presenters Lorraine D’Alessio of D’Alessio Law Group and Elliott Anderson of Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) How to Navigate a Successful 
Cross-Border Co-Venture: Visas & […]

Canada to Admit Nearly 1 Million Immigrants Over Next 3 Years

Canada to Admit Nearly 1 Million Immigrants Over Next 3 Years | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen announced a multi-year immigration goal for Canada to admit nearly 1 million immigrants by 2020 on November 1, 2017. The government’s plan focuses on the successful integration of new immigrants and includes admitting nearly 300,000 immigrants in 2018. Hussen said that by 2036 100% of Canada’s population growth will be as a result […]

OINP Express Entry Now Accepting Applications

Ontario Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream- Now Accepting Applications - Evelyn Ackah - Immigration Lawyer

Update: Effective Nov 7, 2017, Ontario’s Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream has reached the registration intake limit and no additional registrations for this stream can be accepted. According to their website: The OINP is monitoring the intake of applications with respect to the limits of Ontario’s federal nomination allocation, and will determine if any more applications […]

How Canada Express Entry Works | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah Explains How Canada Express Entry Works

Express Entry requires expert knowledge of immigration law and the submission of precise information. Leave it to the legal experts at Ackah Business Immigration Law to determine your eligibility. Once we have assessed your eligibility, we will create a profile for you and submit it to Express Entry. You will receive points based on your […]