PEI invites 156 immigration candidates in new draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 20:04:06 +0000

Prince Edward Island has released the details of its scheduled April 15 draw. A total of 156 invitations were issued through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). Most of the invitations, 140, went to Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates. The remaining 16 invitations went to Business Impact candidates who had a minimum point […]

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Canadian work permit alternatives to Owner/Operator for immigrant entrepreneurs

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:00:35 +0000

The expedited work permit for immigrant entrepreneurs is no more, here are some other options. The Owner/Operator category has been removed from the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) as of April 1, 2021. This category allowed applicants to apply for a work permit without having to do the advertising requirement of the Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA). There have […]

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Quebec immigration application changes for 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2021 09:00:13 +0000

Quebec is increasing its immigration processing fees effective January 1, 2021. These increases take place each year and are based on the annual change in the average all-items consumer price index. The following fee increases are effective on January 1, 2021, in Quebec: The fee for principal applicants who are applying as skilled workers has […]

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Alberta launching two new immigration pathways

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 19:26:03 +0000

International graduates from Alberta post-secondaries will have two new options to immigrate to Canada. The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) is launching two new immigration pathways to encourage international graduates to open businesses in Alberta that will create new high-paying jobs and help diversify the economy. The International Graduate Entrepreneur Immigration Stream is starting October […]

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B.C. invites 100 candidates in new PNP draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 00:34:59 +0000

British Columbia invited 100 total immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on October 20. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) issued a total of 80  invitations through the Express Entry BC (EEBC) and Skills Immigration streams. Candidates were invited under the Skilled Worker and International Graduate subcategories. The minimum required […]

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P.E.I. issues record-breaking number of invitations in latest draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:06:12 +0000

The province of Prince Edward Island has invited 345 economic immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination in a draw held September 17. After issuing the largest number invitations to Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates on August 20, the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) distributed yet another record-breaking number of 345 […]

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Ontario invites 21 entrepreneurs in new immigration draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 12:00:00 +0000

Ontario has issued 21 invitations to apply under the Entrepreneur Stream. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) held the draw on August 26. Candidates who received their Expressions of Interest (EOIs) scores between November 22, 2019 and August 21, 2020 were considered for this draw. Invitations were issued to candidates who had EOI scores between […]

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PEI holds largest PNP draw ever

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 19:51:05 +0000

Prince Edward Island has released details of two Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws in August. One of them was the biggest draw the program has ever seen. After issuing just eight invitations to Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates on August 11, the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) distributed 305 invitations to […]

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Immigrant-owned businesses more likely to innovate

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 00:00:18 +0000

Small and medium-sized businesses in Canada that are owned by immigrants are statistically more likely to implement a product or process innovation. Immigrant business owners are 8.6 per cent more likely to innovate a new product, and 20.1 per cent more likely to innovate on production processes or methods. They were also more likely to […]

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PEI holds February 2020 Expression of Interest draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 16:52:36 +0000

Candidates in all three economic class immigration categories of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) are now one step closer to Canadian permanent residence. The province invited a total of 153 candidates in the Express Entry, Labour Impact, and Business Impact categories on February 20. Of those invited, the 143 candidates from […]

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