Tech, Childcare, Health Jobs Targeted For Canada Immigration In New British Columbia Draw

British Columbia Draw: Province Issues 243 Canada Immigration Invitations

British Columbia has issued Canada immigration invitations to a total of 243 candidates in two new draws through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The December 21 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.…

Canada Businesses Desperate For Workers Amid COVID-19 Recovery

Canada Businesses Desperate For Workers Amid COVID-19 Recovery

Statistics Canada’s latest employment figures reveal labour shortages are growing ever more acute in Canada and providing foreign nationals with tremendous opportunities to immigrate to the country and gain their permanent residency here. “The number of job vacancies in Canada reached an all-time high of 912,600 in the third quarter of 2021, as employers and…

Quebec Draw: Province Targets 326 Candidates And 29 Jobs For Canada Immigration

Quebec Draw: Province Targets 326 Candidates And 29 Jobs For Canada Immigration

Quebec immigration has issued invitations to 326 candidates in a new major draw through the Arrima Expression of Interest system. The September 9 draw required a minimum score of 633 in the Quebec Expression of Interest points system, 134 points higher than the previous week’s draw. A maximum of 1,320 points are available. Quebec has…

New Saskatchewan EOI Pool To Target 21 Healthcare Occupations

New Saskatchewan EOI Pool To Target 21 Healthcare Occupations

Saskatchewan is to target 21 healthcare occupations for Canada immigration to the province through a new expression of interest pool. Through the International Healthcare Worker EOI, the province plans to link qualified candidates with healthcare job vacancies through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). Candidates submit a profile to show their interest in working in…

Manitoba Invites 349 Canada Immigration Candidates In New PNP Draw

Manitoba Invites 349 Canada Immigration Candidates In New PNP Draw

Manitoba has conducted a new Canada immigration draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program, issuing 349 Letters of Advice to Apply to skilled workers and international graduates. The December 16 draw saw LAAs issued through three MPNP streams. Skilled Workers in Manitoba received 296 LAAs, with the lowest ranked candidates scoring 447 points. International Education…

Prince Edward Island Final Draw of 2021: Province Issues 125 Canada Immigration Invitations

Prince Edward Island Final Draw of 2021: Province Issues 125 Canada Immigration Invitations

Prince Edward Island issued invitations to apply to 125 skilled worker and entrepreneur Canada immigration candidates in its final provincial draw of 2021. The December 16 draw saw invitations issued through the Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) streams. It saw 114 invites issued to Labour…

British Columbia Draws: Province Issues More Than 174 Canada Immigration Invitations

BC PNP Tech Draw: British Columbia Issues 71 Canada Immigration Invitations

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new BC PNP Tech draw, issuing 71 invitations to skilled workers and international graduates. The December 14 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…

Here Are The Top 10 Most In-Demand Jobs in Saskatchewan

Here Are The Top 10 Most In-Demand Jobs in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan created a brand-new pathway to permanent residency pathway last month to tackle its dire labour shortage because it is so in need of immigrants to fill in-demand jobs. The Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot was launched in late November to allow employers to recruit workers through overseas missions, or other international recruitment activities, into select jobs…

Alberta Express Entry Draw: Province Invites 350 Candidates, Lowest CRS Score Of 325

Alberta Issues 100 Canada Immigration Invitations In New Express Entry Draw

Alberta has conducted a new draw through the Express Entry-linked stream of the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program, issuing 100 Canada immigration invitations. The November 24 draw saw candidates require a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score of 350, seven points higher than the previous draw. Important requirements for the Alberta Express Entry stream are that candidates…