Funds Amount

IRCC Increases Proof of Funds Amount

As of January 5th, 2018, the Immigration, Refugee, and Citizenship Canada has increased the proof of funds amount by 1.42 percent. In order to qualify for Canada’s Express Entry program, you need to show that you have a minimum of these resources. The increase is effective in all three categories of the program. Even though […]

Visa fee hike for pilgrims to Mecca

CSO Asks Saudi For Reduction in Hajj Tax for Pilgrims

Pilgrims Hit by an Increase Hajj Costs   A civil society organisation and independent Hajj reporters have appealed to the Saudi Arabian government to reduce the tax that is given to pilgrims performing Hajj or Umrah at Mecca. Visa fees were recently increased for all religious festivals and events in a move to diversify the […]