Immigration

New immigration pathway for tech workers introduced in Alberta

Alberta’s immigration minister announced the launch of a new fast-track immigration program designed to attract tech workers to the province. Alberta introduces a new immigration program in 2022 New expedited immigration program targets Express Entry candidates who work in the tech industry On January 13, 2022, Tyler Shandro, Alberta’s immigration minister…
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Provincial Nominee Program: Outlook for First Week of December

The month of December is well underway and as the holidays approach, immigration draws wind down. During the week of December 6th, Ontario held its first draw in over a month while B.C. continued its weekly draws. A combined total of 1,504 invitations were sent…
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Provincial Nominee Program: Outlook for first Week of September

The week following Labour Day weekend was a quieter one for immigration news, but three provinces (British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Alberta) held PNP draws. A combined total of 1,062 candidates received invitations to apply for a provincial nomination. Alberta held its…
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Provincial Nominee Program: Outlook for third week of August

As the first week of August rolled around, three provinces held PNP draws under various streams and categories. Alberta dropped its CRS while Manitoba released the details of the draw held in July. Including the July results, 1,349 invitations were issued in…
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Provincial Nominee Program: Outlook for forth Week of July

July 27, 2021 was a busy day for immigration draws as British Columbia, Manitoba and Ontario held draws, issuing at total of 2,230 invitations to eligible candidates. In other news, a recent government study found that some industries and sectors in Alberta are seeing a rise…
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Provincial Nominee Program: Outlook for third Week of July

It’s been a busy week as B.C. hits pause on Entrepreneur applications, Quebec implements big changes and provinces continue to hold PNP draws. A total of 778 new immigration candidates were selected under numerous streams, including French-speaking only! They can now apply…
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Provincial Nominee Program: Outlook for second Week of July

5,127 immigration candidates can now apply to become permanent residents in Canada as IRCC held two back to back PNP and CEC-only draws. The two draws bring Canada closer to meeting its target of inviting 108,500 candidates through Express Entry-managed…