BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: 84 candidates invited

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 00:08:08 +0000

B.C. invited 84 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on May 4. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Tech Pilot issued invitations to candidates under the Express Entry BC and Skills immigration categories. Invited candidates who were from the Skilled Worker and International Graduate subcategories needed a minimum provincial score of 80. Find out if you’re eligible […]

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Quebec’s new immigration pilot for AI, tech workers now accepting applications

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 20:07:09 +0000

Quebec has launched an economic immigration pilot project for foreign workers employed in AI, IT and visual effects on April 22. The five-year pilot project will allow for a total of 550 principal applicants and their family members to be selected per year. Applicants must intend to settle in Quebec to work. This program aims […]

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BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: 90 candidates invited

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:38:09 +0000

B.C. invited 90 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on April 20. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Tech Pilot draw rendered invitations to candidates under the Express Entry BC and Skills immigration categories. Find out if you’re eligible for Canadian immigration Invited candidates who were from the Skilled Worker and International Graduate subcategories needed a minimum […]

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Ontario PNP Tech Draw: 528 Express Entry candidates invited

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 16:10:02 +0000

Ontario invited 528 Express Entry candidates with tech experience to apply for a provincial nomination on April 13. Invitations went to candidates who may be eligible for Ontario’s Express Entry Human Capital Priorities Stream. They needed to have a profile in the Express Entry system with a Comprehensive Ranking System score between 456 and 467. […]

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Two new Quebec permanent immigration pilots open for applications

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 17:38:06 +0000

Quebec’s Minister of Immigration, Nadine Girault, announced the official opening of the Permanent Immigration Pilot Program for Orderlies on March 31. The pilot program, which will run for up to five years, will select up to 550 principal applicants who work as orderlies annually. This program is intended to help the province of Quebec address […]

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BC PNP holds new Tech draw: 95 invited

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 12:55:40 +0000

British Columbia issued 95 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on March 9. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Tech Pilot draw issued invitations to candidates under the Express Entry BC and Skills immigration categories. Selected candidates who were from the Skilled Worker and International Graduate subcategories needed a […]

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Canadian immigration for tech workers: Express Entry, PNPs, and work permits

Credit to Author: Michael Schwartz| Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 20:48:47 +0000

Canada offers multiple immigration and work permit programs for highly-skilled tech workers. Tech workers, with their education and experience, do well in many of Canada’s leading broad economic immigration pathways, both at the federal and provincial or territorial levels. These multilayers of government have developed innovative and specific programs to attract and retain tech workers, […]

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Quebec launches 3 new immigration programs

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 03 Mar 2021 22:08:09 +0000

On March 3, Quebec announced it will launch three new immigration pilots over the coming weeks. The Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Francisation et de l’Intégration (MIFI) is opening up the pilots for foreign nationals who work in the following three sectors: food processing; health (orderlies); and artificial intelligence, information technology and visual effects. These […]

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Canada needs tech talent

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Mon, 21 Dec 2020 09:00:14 +0000

Canada is losing tech talent and as a consequence, Canadian companies are trying to attract foreign talent to move north. This is according to a report published December 2020, by Innovation Economy Council entitled Magnetic North: How Canada Holds its Own in the Global Race for Innovation Talent. The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted the […]

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Ontario PNP invites 668 immigration candidates in new Tech Draw

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 20:13:08 +0000

Ontario’s latest Tech Draw took place on December 15. A total of 668 Express Entry candidates were invited to apply for a provincial nomination. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) issued targeted Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to candidates who may qualify for the Express Entry Human Capital Priorities (HCP) stream. These candidates must have profiles in the federal […]

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