218 Skilled Workers and International Graduates Invited In Latest BC Draw

218 Skilled Workers and International Graduates Invited In Latest BC Draw

British Columbia immigration issued 218 invitations to skilled workers and international graduates in the latest provincial draw. In the July 9 draw, invitations were issued across five British Columbia immigration streams. Skilled workers and international graduates through both direct provincial streams required a minimum score of 105 points. The same score was required by Express…

3 Occupations Added To Ontario’s In-Demand Skills Immigration Stream

3 Occupations Added To Ontario’s In-Demand Skills Immigration Stream

Three new occupations have been added under Ontario immigration’s Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills Stream. Canada’s largest province has also reduced the work experience requirement through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program stream, to nine months within the last three years. Previously, candidates were required to have 12 months of work experience in the last three…

Mammoth 1,623 Express Entry Candidates Invited in First Ontario Tech Draw

Mammoth 1,623 Express Entry Candidates Invited in First Ontario Tech Draw

Ontario immigration issued Notifications of Interest to a mammoth 1,623 Express Entry candidates in its first-ever Tech Draw. The July 12 Human Capital Priorities stream draw saw invites issued to candidates scoring as low as 439 Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) points. To qualify, candidates needed to have created an Express Entry profile between July 12,…

Skilled Trades An Immigration Priority For Ontario

New OINP Regional Immigration Pilot Planned By Ontario

Ontario immigration will launch its own Regional Immigration Pilot designed to help smaller communities attract skilled workers. Canada’s largest province says it will work with communities on new ways to help them attract and retain new immigrants. The pilot will be aimed at communities with a population size between 20,000 and 200,000. “The government is…

100 Skilled Worker Occupations Wanted For Manitoba Immigration

Changes To In-Demand Occupations For Manitoba Immigration

A number of changes have been made to the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program In-Demand Occupations. For the first time, the MPNP now indicates which immigration stream the in-demand occupation is eligible for. In-demand occupations apply to certain pathways under the Skilled Workers Overseas stream (SWO), the Skilled Workers In Manitoba stream (SWM) and the International…

Candidates With CRS Scores As Low As 301 Targeted In Alberta Express Entry Draw

Candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) scores as low as 301 were issued Notification of Interest letters in the latest Alberta immigration draw. The May 15 draw saw 197 NOI letters sent to prospective Alberta Express Entry candidates. The draw comes after Alberta published details earlier in May of 14 Express Entry stream draws made…

Saskatchewan Immigration Updates In-Demand Occupations List

Saskatchewan Immigration Updates In-Demand Occupations List

The list of In-Demand Occupations for the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program  has been updated. The May 1 update saw one occupation removed from the list: Conference and event planners (NOC 1226). Conference and event planners was one of the occupations included in the latest Saskatchewan Expression of Interest draw. The draw, conducted on May 1,…