Minister Fraser: IRCC still developing its Express Entry strategy for 2022

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 13:00:44 +0000

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is still in the process of evaluating its Express Entry strategy for 2022, according to Immigration Minister Sean Fraser. Express Entry is the main way Canada welcomes economic class immigrants. Candidates that meet the eligibility criteria of the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP), Canadian Experience Class (CEC), or Federal […]

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BC PNP Tech Draw: 91 immigration invitations issued

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2022 14:38:09 +0000

British Columbia invited 91 tech workers to apply for a provincial nomination on January 18. The invitations were issued through the BC PNP Tech, which is a stream under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP). The BC PNP is an economic immigration pathway used by the province of British Columbia to attract experienced, high-demand foreign […]

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Canada to announce Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024 by February

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 13:00:16 +0000

The Canadian government will provide a major update by February when it announces its Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024. The announcement will contain Canada’s immigration targets for this year, and the next two years, as well as the number of new immigrants Canada will seek to welcome under its various economic, family, and humanitarian class programs. […]

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Travellers must be fully vaccinated to enter Canada starting January 15

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 13:00:55 +0000

Travellers to Canada will now have to be fully vaccinated in order to enter to country. Some exempt travellers may still enter, but will be subject to testing, quarantine and other public health measures. Canada already required non-essential travellers from foreign countries to be vaccinated. Starting today, January 15, essential travellers must also be fully […]

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Ontario to add thousands of foreign-trained nurses to workforce

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 13:00:18 +0000

Ontario wants thousands of internationally trained nurses to come work in the province’s hospitals by March 31. Ontario is sending about 300 of these nurses to 50 high-need hospitals in the province. They will care for patients under supervision while they work toward getting their licence in Ontario. So far, more than 1,200 internationally educated […]

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