Alberta is Developing Programs of Immigration to Rural Areas

Alberta authorities have promised to launch two new immigration programs that will attract 40,000 immigrants to rural areas of the province. Alberta’s premier Jason Kenney has promised to create two new immigration programs: the Rural Renewal Program and the Rural Entrepreneur Immigration Program. Consultations on those programs will begin in the fall of 2019 and Read More …

Ontario Sent Invitations to IT Candidates

In the new immigration draw, Ontario has given preference to candidates working in information technology (IT) occupations. On August 1, a new Tech Draw was held in Ontario, in which 1,773 invitations were sent to candidates in the Express Entry system. Applicants who received invitations had work experience in one of six in-demand IT occupations Read More …

These 5 Occupations Are in Demand Under the Saskatchewan Provincial Program

In the immigration draw of June 20, the province of Saskatchewan identified 5 in-demand occupations. The Express Entry draw held June 20, 2019 invited 479 candidates to apply for permanent residency under the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)’s Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand Streams. Both streams require to have work experience in one of the Read More …

New Brunswick Will Invite Candidates Directly from the Express Entry Pool

The province of New Brunswick will facilitate the immigration process for foreign skilled workers with in-demand occupations.  In an update published on Friday, July 26, the province of New Brunswick stated that occasionally it will invite immigration candidates directly from the Express Entry pool in response to the provincial labour market needs. Candidates selected this Read More …

New Express Entry Draw: the Number of Invitations Remains at a Very High Level

During the Express Entry draw, which was held on July 24, Canada sent the largest number of invitations for the second time, while the minimum score further decreased. The Government of Canada issued 3,600 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to permanent residence candidates during the Express Entry draw held on July 24, 2019.  The Comprehensive Ranking Read More …

The Latest Express Entry Selection Has Become the Most Extensive in Six Months

During the Express Entry selection that took place on July 10, Canada sent the largest number of invitations since January. Another good news is that the pass mark decreased.  The Government of Canada issued 3,600 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to permanent residence candidates during the Express Entry selection held on July 10, 2019. The last Read More …

Six Tech Occupations That Are in Demand in Ontario

The province of Ontario has made a list of tech occupations that will be given preference when selecting candidates for immigration. Targeting specific candidates will help solve the problem of labour shortages in the technology sector of this Canadian province. New Express Entry draws will focus on six specific National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes under Read More …

The Express Entry System’s Pass Mark Has Been Lowered

More than 40,000 invitations were sent since the beginning of the year. The Government of Canada issued 3,350 invitations to apply for permanent residence within the Express Entry draw held on June 26, 2019. Since the beginning of the year, 41,800 ITAs have already been sent, while the goal for this year is 81,400 invitations. Read More …

Saskatchewan Updates In-Demand Occupations List

The list is updated with 13 occupations. Bakers, fitness instructors, accountants, and even milliners are now among them. The province also needs programmers and interactive media developers. You can find the list in this article. Foreign nationals can immigrate to Canada under different programs, including the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). To be eligible for Read More …