British Columbia To Spend $12M On Recruiting Foreign-Trained Nurses

British Columbia To Spend $12M On Recruiting Foreign-Trained Nurses

British Columbia is to spend $12 million on recruiting foreign-trained nurses for Canada immigration by making it easier – and cheaper – for them to get their credentials recognized. “This investment is an exciting step in providing more support for internationally-educated nurses who want to work in B.C.,” says Michael McMillan, president and chief executive…

Canada Needs High-Potential Tech Talent Visa With No Job Requirement: Business Council

Canada Needs High-Potential Tech Talent Visa With No Job Requirement: Business Council

Canada needs a high-potential tech talent visa that would let foreign nationals with in-demand skills in to look for work even without a job offer, says the president of a business council for Canadian tech companies. “If your labour market is desperate for software developers or data scientists, just let ‘em in!” wrote Benjamin Bergen,…

Saskatchewan PNP Draw: Province Issues 85 Canada Immigration Invitations

Saskatchewan PNP Draw: Province Issues 85 Canada Immigration Invitations

Saskatchewan has conducted a new Expression of Interest draw through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program, issuing 85 Canada immigration invitations. The March 8 draw featured 82 invitations through the province’s Occupations In-Demand and Express Entry streams, which targeted 31 National Occupational Classification codes. A further three invitations through the same two streams went to candidates…

Saskatchewan Draw: Province Invites Candidates From Ukraine In Response To Crisis

Saskatchewan Draw: Province Invites Candidates From Ukraine In Response To Crisis

Saskatchewan has conducted an Expression of Interest draw in direct response to the crisis caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, exclusively inviting candidates from the under-siege country. A March 4 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw saw the province invite 36 candidates who listed their country of residence as Ukraine. Millions are currently trying to flee…

Saskatchewan Targets 11 Jobs For Canada Immigration With New Tech Talent Pathway

Saskatchewan: Province Issues 104 Invitations In First Canada Immigration Draw Of 2022

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 104 invitations to apply across two streams in its first Expression of Interest draw of 2022, and the first since November. In the January 12 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 6 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 67 invitations, with a…

Saskatchewan Immigration Targets 16 Jobs With 528 Invitations

Saskatchewan Immigration Targets 16 Jobs With 528 Invitations

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 528 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw. In the September 8 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 16 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 212 invitations, with a minimum score of 66 points, four lower…

Saskatchewan PNP Draw: Province Issues 85 Canada Immigration Invitations

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Issues 496 Invitations Across 2 Streams

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 496 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw. In the August 19 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 61 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 335 invitations, with a minimum score of 70 points, four lower…

Saskatchewan Immigration Issues 452 Invitations As Minimum Score Drops In New PNP Draw

Saskatchewan Immigration Issues 452 Invitations As Minimum Score Drops In New PNP Draw

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 452 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw. In the August 5 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 65 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 281 invitations, with a minimum score of 73 points, four lower…

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Issues 280 Invitations

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Issues 280 Invitations

Saskatchewan immigration issued 280 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw. In the July 21 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 63 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 196 invitations, with a minimum score of 77 points. A further 84…

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…