Prince Edward Island issues new Express Entry invitations


The Atlantic Canada province of Prince Edward Island has issued new invitations to apply for a provincial nomination to candidates in its Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact categories. A total of 75 invitations were issued to candidates in the Express Entry and Labour Impact categories and 50 invitations were issued through the Business Impact […]

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Le Québec publie les nouveaux détails de son système de déclaration d’intérêt pour les travailleurs qualifiés


Le Québec a dévoilé aujourd’hui de nouveaux détails sur son nouveau système de déclaration d’intérêt, qui servira à gérer les profils des candidats éligibles au Programme Régulier des travailleurs qualifiés du Québec. Le nouveau système de déclaration d’intérêt (DI) du Québec fonctionnera un peu comme le système fédéral d’Entrée Express, qui gère le bassin de […]

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Les changements aux programmes des Investisseurs, des Entrepreneurs et des Travailleurs autonomes apportés par Québec entreront en vigueur le 2 août prochain


Les candidats intéressés au très populaire programme des Immigrants Investisseurs du Québec (PIIQ) devront répondre à des exigences plus élevées en matière d’actif net et d’investissement, qui atteignent désormais 2 millions $ CAN et 1,2 million $ CAN, respectivement. Les exigences antérieures étaient de 1,6 $ million CAN et un investissement de 800 000 $ CAN. […]

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Changes to Quebec’s Investor, Entrepreneur and Self-Employed Worker programs coming August 2


Significant changes to Quebec’s Immigrant Investor, Entrepreneur and Self-Employed Worker programs are due to take effect August 2. Among the modifications are new or higher capital investment requirements for all three programs. Candidates for Quebec’s popular Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) will now have to meet higher net asset and investment requirements, which are rising to […]

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Quebec skilled worker Expression of Interest system: New details published


Quebec has published new details about its new Expression of Interest system, which will manage the profiles of eligible Quebec Skilled Worker Program candidates. The new Expression of Interest (EOI) system will replace Quebec’s current first-come, first-served application process for its Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP) along with the problem-plagued Mon Projet Quebec application portal. Under […]

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Saskatchewan’s new Expression of Interest system now in effect for Express Entry, Occupations In-Demand sub-categories


Today marks the first day of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program’s new Expression of Interest system for its Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand sub-categories. The move to an Expression of Interest (EOI) system brings an end to the first-come, first-served model that Saskatchewan had used for these two International Skilled Worker sub-categories, which shut the […]

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Quebec tops Canadian provinces with 37% jump in job vacancies in first quarter of 2018


There were 462,000 job vacancies across Canada in the first quarter of 2018, with Quebec reporting the largest year-over-year increase for the three-month period, according to new figures from Statistics Canada. Job vacancies in Quebec were up by 25,000 in the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 37 per cent over the first three […]

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Canada increases 2018 Atlantic Immigration Pilot allotment


The Government of Canada is increasing the number of skilled immigrants and their family members who can obtain permanent residence through the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program this year by 500, bringing the 2018 allotment to 2,500. Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, announced the increase Tuesday after a meeting with the premiers […]

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Saskatchewan unveils Expression of Interest system for Express Entry, Occupations In-Demand sub-categories


The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program is moving away from a first-come, first-served application model for its Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand sub-categories and will adopt an Expression of Interest system effective July 16. The new process means the first step toward being considered for either of the two International Skilled Worker sub-categories will be to create […]

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