Manitoba invites 189 candidates to apply for nomination

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:02:08 +0000

Manitoba’s latest provincial draw issued 189 invitations for immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) invited skilled workers and international graduates through three immigration streams: Skilled Workers in Manitoba, International Education Stream, Skilled Workers Overseas. This draw brings the total number of invitations this year, […]

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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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Saskatchewan PNP invites 535 immigration candidates

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:00:17 +0000

A new draw held by Saskatchewan on September 24 invited 535 immigration candidates to apply for permanent residence. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) sent out invitations to candidates in the Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand categories. The SINP has invited 2,740 Occupations In-Demand candidates so far this year. Combined with the 2,245 candidates invited to […]

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October will shape Canadian immigration for years to come

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 20:29:12 +0000

Two major events over the coming month will shape Canada’s immigration system for years to come. The first will be a new mandate letter that will be written by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to immigration minister Marco Mendicino. This letter will contain Canada’s new immigration priorities and it should be released shortly, perhaps as soon […]

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B.C. invites 74 immigration candidates in new Tech Pilot draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 12:36:15 +0000

British Columbia’s latest Tech Pilot draw invited 74 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on September 22. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Tech Pilot draw held today issued invitations to candidates under the Express Entry BC and Skills immigration categories. Selected candidates who were from the Skilled […]

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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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Canadian immigration options for tech talent

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 06:00:16 +0000

Canada is open to tech talent. A recent U.S. media report by CGTN America sheds light on Canada’s emergence as a destination of choice for tech workers from around the world amid immigration restrictions imposed by the U.S. government. Indeed, Canada has made a concerted effort to attract more workers to its shores to feed […]

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Canada gives second chance to PNP applicants who lost jobs to coronavirus

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 18:24:53 +0000

Certain Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) applicants who lost their job due to coronavirus will have until 2021 to get a new job and not lose their nomination. Between September 17 and November 17, provincial and territorial jurisdictions can request for paper-based PNP applications to be placed on hold if applicants lost their job offer as […]

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British Columbia issues 407 invitations in new PNP draw

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 16:22:29 +0000

British Columbia invited 407 immigration candidates through a provincial nominee program draw held on September 15, 2020. The new invitations went to candidates from the Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry BC (EEBC) streams, specifically the Skilled Worker, International Graduate as well as the Entry Level and Semi-Skilled categories. The minimum scores for this draw […]

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Express Entry: Canada issues another 4,200 ITAs

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 14:18:21 +0000

Canada held its 163rd Express Entry draw, inviting immigration candidates to apply for permanent residence on September 16. The new Express Entry round issued invitations to candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) scores of 472. This is three points less than the previous all-program draw, the biggest drop since all-program draws resumed in July. A […]

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