Ontario Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker Stream Expression of Interest Draw

Ontario Immigration EOI Draw: Province Targets Foreign Workers and International Students

Ontario immigration has issued 940 Invitations to Apply through the Employer Job Offer streams for Foreign Workers and International Students in two new Expression of Interest draws. The June 16 Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) draws focused on profiles submitted since April 28, 2021. Both were general draws. The first, targeting foreign workers, saw 569…

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Issues 255 Invitations

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Issues 255 Invitations

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 255 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw. In the June 15 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 55 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 152 invitations, with a minimum score of 82 points. A further…

BC PNP Tech Draw: Province Issues 72 Invitations

BC PNP Tech Draw: Province Issues 72 Invitations

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new BC PNP Tech draw, issuing 72 invitations to skilled workers and international graduates. The June 15 draw featured invitations through four streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program.  Minimum scores were 80 for all four streams. The featured streams were: SI – Skilled Worker SI – International…

Alberta Express Entry Draw: Province Issues 191 Immigration Invitations

Alberta Express Entry Draw: Province Issues 191 Immigration Invitations

Alberta immigration has issued invitations to 191 candidates in a new Express Entry draw. The June 5 Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program draw saw candidates required Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 300. Important requirements for the Alberta Express Entry stream are that candidates have stated an interest in immigrating permanently to the province, and…

Manitoba Immigration Draw: Province Issues 142 LAAs

Manitoba Immigration Draw: Province Issues 142 LAAs

Manitoba immigration has conducted a new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program, issuing 142 Letters of Advice to Apply to skilled workers and international graduates. The June 7 draw saw LAAs issued through three MPNP streams. Skilled Workers in Manitoba received 95 LAAs, with the lowest-ranked candidates scoring 375 points. International Education Stream candidates…

Ontario Issues 986 NOIs In New Express Entry Skilled Trades Draw

Ontario Issues 986 NOIs In New Express Entry Skilled Trades Draw

Ontario immigration has conducted its second draw of 2021 through the Express Entry Skilled Trades Stream, issuing 986 Notifications of Interest.  The June 1 draw targeted candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores in the range of 300 to 379, significantly lower than the previous draw. Candidates were required to have submitted Express Entry profiles into…

Manitoba Immigration Issues 404 Letters of Advice to Apply In New Express Entry Draw

Manitoba Immigration Issues 404 Letters of Advice to Apply In New Express Entry Draw

Manitoba immigration has conducted a new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program, issuing 404 Letters of Advice to Apply to Express Entry skilled worker candidates. The May 27 draw, posed on June 1, draw saw LAAs issued through a single MPNP streams. That stream was Manitoba Express Entry, with a minimum score of 601.…

How to Job Search during COVID-19

How to Job Search during COVID-19

A survey from the beginning of 2021 questioned 1,000 unemployed Canadians and found 30% were unemployed due to COVID-19-related reasons. 62% stated that COVID-19 was the reason why they’ve remained unemployed.  The pandemic has hit many hard. Even those who remain safe from the illness are wrapped up in economic or mental health issues resulting…