Nova Scotia sets stage for economic recovery with increased levels of immigration

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 09:00:20 +0000

Nova Scotia approved an increasing number of immigrants in 2020, paving the way for economic recovery over the next few years. A total of 3,517 immigration candidates were approved last year, many of whom are either skilled in essential services, such as healthcare workers, or already living in Canada. Those who currently live abroad are expected to arrive in […]

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Why do people immigrate to Nova Scotia— and why do they leave?

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 09:00:32 +0000

The main deciding factor on whether or not immigrants stay in Nova Scotia depends on the job opportunities that are available. About 46 per cent of immigrants who had left the province between 2011 and 2018 reported that it was due to a lack of employment opportunities. This could be related to finding a job, […]

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Nova Scotia invites Express Entry candidates in new draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 19:40:17 +0000

Nova Scotia issued new invitations to apply for a nomination for Canadian permanent residence through its Express Entry-linked Labour Market Priorities immigration stream on December 1. The Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP) did not specify how many invitations were issued in the draw. The Labour Market Priorities Stream allows the NSNP to search the federal […]

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Nova Scotia PNP invites programmers and media developers

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 16:52:29 +0000

Nova Scotia invited immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on October 22. The Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP) released the draw’s eligibility criteria for Express Entry candidates. Those who were invited now have the chance to get a provincial nomination through the Nova Scotia Labour Market Priorities Stream. The NSNP did not say how […]

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Nova Scotia PNP invites automotive industry workers

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:25:25 +0000

Nova Scotia invited immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on September 24. The Nova Scotia Nominee Program (NSNP) released the draw’s eligibility criteria for Express Entry candidates but did not say how many invitations were sent. Candidates needed to have a primary occupation in one of the following two National Occupational Classification (NOC) […]

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