Alberta Opportunity Stream Makes Important Income and Language Changes

Alberta Opportunity Stream Makes Important Income and Language Changes

Two important changes to the requirements for the Alberta Opportunity Stream have been made by Alberta immigration. The changes relate to income thresholds and minimum language requirements, and are being applied to applications received by the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program after June 14, 2018. In the first change, the income requirement for the Alberta Opportunity…

New Skilled Worker Draw Sees Ontario’s Francophone Drive Continue

New Skilled Worker Draw Sees Ontario’s Francophone Drive Continue

Weekly draws taking place through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program continue to be dominated by the French Speaking Skilled Worker stream. The latest draw, on October 22 2018, saw 39 Francophone Express Entry candidates issued with invitations to apply for Ontario immigration. This was the 10th consecutive Ontario draw aimed at FSSW candidates, who needed…

Largest Skilled Worker Draw of 2018 Conducted By British Columbia

Largest Skilled Worker Draw of 2018 Conducted By British Columbia

British Columbia immigration invited 472 candidates to apply through its skilled worker and international graduate streams in its largest draw of 2018. The October 17 draw also saw minimum scores drop compared to the previous British Columbia immigration draw. Skilled workers through the BC Express Entry stream needed 80 points to qualify, while direct provincial…