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…

Ontario Leads Way As Canada Unemployment Drops To 5.8%

Francophone Skilled Workers Targeted In Ontario Immigration Draw

Ontario’s latest immigration draw targeted francophones through its Express Entry French Speaking Skilled Worker stream. The September 6 draw saw 15 Notifications of Interest issued to FSSW, bringing the total for 2018 to 1,021. Candidates who submitted their Express Entry profiles between January 1 and September 6 were considered for the latest draw. Read More…

Ontario’s Human Capital Priorities Stream Sees Change In Minimum CRS Score Rule

Ontario’s Human Capital Priorities Stream Sees Change In Minimum CRS Score Rule

Ontario has made an important change to the minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score needed to qualify for its popular Express Entry Human Capital Priorities stream. Previously, Ontario immigration had set a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score of 400 to qualify for the Canada Express Entry-linked category. But a recent change means the minimum score will…

Skilled Workers and International Graduates Targeted In British Columbia PNP Draw

Skilled Workers and International Graduates Targeted In British Columbia PNP Draw

The latest BC PNP draw saw invitations to apply for British Columbia immigration issued to 397 candidates.  The September 5 draw saw invites issued to candidates from all occupations. Minimum scores were lowest for skilled workers, with 82 points required for the direct provincial stream and 84 points for the Express Entry stream. For international…

British Columbia Immigration Draw Sees 348 Invites Issued

New BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw Conducted By British Columbia Immigration

A new draw targeting the 29 occupations featured under the BC PNP Tech Pilot has been conducted by British Columbia immigration. The September 12 draw saw 32 invitations issued through four British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program streams. Skilled workers in the direct provincial stream required 82 points, while Express Entry skilled workers needed 84 points.…

First Two-Stream EOI Draw Conducted By Saskatchewan Immigration

First Two-Stream EOI Draw Conducted By Saskatchewan Immigration

Saskatchewan immigration issued 438 invitations to apply in its latest Expression of Interest draw, targeting both Occupations In-Demand and Express Entry candidates. This was the province’s first two-stream EOI draw since launching the system in August 2018. The September 27 draw saw 213 invites issued to candidates under the Occupations In-Demand stream of the International…

224 Candidates Receive LAAs In New Manitoba Immigration Draw

Manitoba Immigration Draw Targets 400 Candidates

Nearly 400 candidates were issued with invitations to apply under three provincial streams in the latest Manitoba immigration draw. The September 28 draw saw 201 invites issued under the Skilled Workers In Manitoba (SWM) stream, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 679 points. There were also 160 Manitoba immigration invites issued under the Human Capital Pathway…