Immigration programs for international student grads in Canada

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 09:00:31 +0000

You have a number of options to stay in Canada after you graduate. Having a Canadian credential plus domestic work experience makes you a prime candidate for several immigration programs. There are some streams that just require a credential, such as a master’s or PhD, but having Canadian work experience or a job offer opens […]

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Newfoundland and Labrador needs more immigrants

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 09:00:16 +0000

Newfoundland and Labrador are looking to attract and retain new immigrants to address its aging and declining population. The province may not typically be an immigrant’s first choice when immigrating to Canada. That is reserved for the more popular provinces such as Ontario and B.C. As a consequence, the province is looking to boost its immigration efforts. Immigration has […]

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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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Which Newfoundland and Labrador occupations are exempt from labour market testing?

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Fri, 04 Dec 2020 09:00:41 +0000

Newfoundland and Labrador have released new measures to make it easier for employers to hire foreign nationals who will address the labour shortages in the province through the Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP). The province released a list of occupations that are exempt from provincial labour market testing processes. These processes include the Job Vacancy Assessment. […]

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Why does Canada’s federal government launch economic class pilot programs?

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 21:52:24 +0000

Since a 2012 reform to Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA), Canada’s immigration minister has had the legal authority to introduce new economic class pilot programs to welcome immigrants that can help address economic and labour force priority areas across the country. Other than one exception, every new federal economic class program since that […]

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