There is a change in rules for faster processing of application for permanent resident by government of Canada It has been observed from Canadian Government that newly arrived Permanent Residents who have siblings in Canada and/or having higher skills in French language tend to settle more quickly in Canada & help in developing it economy. Keeping this factor in mind the new rules have been implemented.
From June 6,2017 there will be an additional point for the applicants with the siblings. Having family members helps the migrants in quickly settling in a new country. By this the family member can help them to settle in country and even support during financial problems. Any applicants having either brother or sister, as a Permanent Resident or Citizen of Canada, can have 15 extra points in the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) of the Express Entry.
Having strong language skills French or English it is a benefit to you to stay in Canada for the applicant’s .French being the second official language of Canada; it is beneficial for early integration in the Canadian culture & job market. Applicants with proficiency only in the French language and a score of 7 in the Niveaux de Competence Linguistique Canadians test, will be able to claim 15 points. Knowing French language of 7 & IELTS score of Canadian Level Benchmark (CLB) 5 will be able to claim 30 points in the CRS.
Requirements for the Job Bank registration for intending Permanent Residents are removed as the Employers in Canada have been given direct access to the profiles of the candidates in the Express Entry Pool. Any employer who finds the profile suitable may offer a Job which will help in the application processing.