Applicants for Temporary Resident Visas (TRVs) will automatically be considered for multiple-entry visas.  The fee for a TRV application has also been reduced to $100, while the fees for other temporary residence applications have been increased.  Here is a link to CIC’s news release: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/department/media/releases/2014/2014-02-03.asp?utm_source=media-centre-email&utm_medium=email-eng&utm_campaign=generic