Saskatchewan issues 525 invitations to Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand candidates

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 15:17:07 +0000

Saskatchewan held another Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand draw November 12, time inviting 525 skilled workers to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence.  The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)’s Express Entry sub-category is linked to the federal government’s  Express Entry system, which manages the pool of candidates for three of Canada’s main economic-class […]

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Canada’s study-work-immigrate advantage

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:28:10 +0000

Canada’s international student population is booming, tripling over the past decade to 570,000 people in 2018.  Canada now ranks as the fourth-leading host country for international students, behind the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia, according to ICEF. Canada’s higher intake is due to the global explosion of international students. UNESCO estimates there were 5.3-million […]

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Immigrant comment gets Hockey Night in Canada star Don Cherry fired

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 23:40:40 +0000

Don Cherry has finally gone too far.   The long-time Hockey Night in Canada commentator with a knack for garish getups and controversial views was fired Monday over a remark he made about immigrants during a weekend broadcast.  Cherry, 85, suggested in his “Coach’s Corner” segment Saturday night that immigrants in and around Toronto do not […]

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Thumbs down: Immigrant comment gets Hockey Night in Canada star Don Cherry fired

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 23:40:40 +0000

Don Cherry has finally gone too far.   The long-time Hockey Night in Canada commentator with a knack for garish getups and controversial views was fired Monday over a remark he made about immigrants during a weekend broadcast.  Cherry, 85, suggested in his “Coach’s Corner” segment Saturday night that immigrants in and around Toronto do not […]

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Québec suspend le règlement modifiant l’accès au PEQ qui est entré en vigueur le 1er novembre

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Sat, 09 Nov 2019 03:15:30 +0000

Le gouvernement du Québec a suspendu la controversée réforme du Programme de l’expérience québécoise qui est entrée en vigueur le 1er novembre. Le ministre de l’Immigration, de la Francisation et de l’Intégration (MIFI), Simon Jolin-Barrette, a confirmé le retrait des réformes dans un message Facebook vendredi soir, quelques heures après l’annonce de la suspension dans […]

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Québec suspend la réforme du PEQ entrée en vigueur le 1er novembre

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Sat, 09 Nov 2019 03:15:30 +0000

Le gouvernement du Québec a suspendu la controversée réforme du Programme de l’expérience québécoise qui est entrée en vigueur le 1er novembre. Le ministre de l’Immigration, de la Francisation et de l’Intégration (MIFI), Simon Jolin-Barrette, a confirmé le retrait des réformes dans un message Facebook vendredi soir, quelques heures après l’annonce de la suspension dans […]

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Elon Musk Should Build Pumped Hydro With Tesla Energy, The Boring Co., & Coal Miners

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sun, 10 Nov 2019 01:08:40 +0000

Pumped hydro is a highly viable storage technology, it overlaps nicely with the characteristics of Tesla’s existing battery technology, the Boring Company has high-speed tunneling equipment suitable for penstocks and there are a lot of excellent coal miners who could be repurposed close to home in the United States

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Quebec shelves experience program changes that took effect November 1

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Sat, 09 Nov 2019 03:26:22 +0000

The Government of Quebec has suspended controversial changes to the Quebec Experience Program that took effect November 1.  The province’s immigration minister, Simon Jolin-Barrette, confirmed the suspension in a Facebook post Friday evening after media reports of the decision emerged. The temporary suspension of the new rules followed a broad public outcry that earlier this […]

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Alberta Express Entry issues invitations to candidates with CRS scores as low as 300

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 21:43:04 +0000

Alberta invited 401 Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence in its last two draws of October, the province’s immigrant nominee program has revealed.  A draw held October 24 selected 372 candidates with a profile in the federal Express Entry system, which manages the pool of candidates for Canada’s […]

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