Canada Has High Demand For Truckers Moving Essential Goods

Canada Has High Demand For Truckers Moving Essential Goods

Canada’s trucking industry was already facing a labour shortage of 20,000 truck drivers before COVID-19 hit and sent online shopping through the roof, fuelling demand. In the aftermath of COVID-19, demand for truckers has skyrocketed for those companies transporting essential goods. While demand has dropped for those moving non-essential products in Canada, the long-term prognosis…

Quebec Arrima Expression of Interest Draw: 83 Invitations Issued

Quebec Arrima Expression of Interest Draw: 83 Invitations Issued

Quebec immigration has conducted a new draw through the Arrima Expression of Interest system, issuing 90 invitations. The May 27 draw was aimed primarily at candidates with a job offer, but also included other criteria listed below. Candidates receiving an invitation have 60 days to submit a full application to the Quebec Skilled Worker Program.…

New Saskatchewan Draw Targets Skilled Trades With Minimum Score Of 65

New Saskatchewan Draw Targets Skilled Trades With Minimum Score Of 65

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 269 invitations to apply to skilled trades candidates through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program in a new Expression of Interest draw. The May 25 draw targeted Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 36 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes. Candidates required a minimum score of 65 points. The…

Alberta Issues 250 Invitations, Minimum CRS Of 301 In New Express Entry Draw

Alberta Issues 250 Invitations, Minimum CRS Of 301 In New Express Entry Draw

Alberta immigration issued invitations to 250 candidates in a new Express Entry draw.  The May 18 Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program draw saw candidates required Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 301. Important requirements for the Alberta Express Entry stream are that candidates have stated an interest in immigrating permanently to the province, and are…

Manitoba Invites 1,140 Candidates In Major Express Entry Draw

Manitoba Immigration Issues 232 LAAs In New PNP Draw

Manitoba immigration has conducted a new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program, issuing 232 Letters of Advice to Apply to skilled workers and international graduates. The May 25 draw saw LAAs issued through three MPNP streams. Skilled Workers in Manitoba received 166 LAAs, with the lowest ranked candidates scoring 415 points. International Education Stream…

British Columbia Immigration Draws: Province Issues 379 Invitations

British Columbia Immigration Draws: Province Issues 379 Invitations

British Columbia immigration has issued invitations to a total of 370 candidates after conducting two new draws through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The May 25 draws featured a general draw, and a second draw targeting two NOC codes: 0621 for Retail and Wholesale Trade Managers and 0631 for Restaurant and Food Service Managers.…