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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 26, 2020

Prince Edward Island has released 1,583 invitations to Express Entry and Labour Impact categories applicants throughout the last 12 months. The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) issued another record-breaking 345 invitations to candidates in all streams from the draw which was conducted on September 17, 2020. A total of 313 candidates in […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 23, 2020

British Columbia hosted another round of invitations on September 15th, allowing 407 immigration applicants to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence in Canada. The draw invited skilled workers and international student graduates from the Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry BC (EEBC) streams. The minimum scores for this draw ranged between 75 and […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 19, 2020

The Government of Canada has issued 4,200 invitations through Express Entry to candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the recent draw that was held on 16th September 2020. This was the fourth all-program draw since COVID-19, and the 163rd express entry draw held by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). A Comprehensive Ranking […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 19, 2020

Canada continues to process immigration applications despite the pandemic granting new permanent residence invitations to qualified applicants. The flagship framework for handling economic class immigration applications in Canada is called Express Entry. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has issued more Express Entry invitations to apply (ITAs) for permanent residence on a year-over-year basis. Candidates […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 13, 2020

Almost a quarter-million new jobs were added to the Canadian job market in August 2020, building on job growth over recent months that has seen nearly two million jobs added since May 2020. More Canadians are now returning to work despite the coronavirus pandemic as Canada’s economic recovery is now on uptrend. As public health […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 5, 2020

The Government of Canada has issued 4,200 invitations for Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residence in a draw that was held on this September 2. Candidates from the Federal Skilled Worker Class program were among those successful candidates who received ITAs in the draw. This was the third all-program draw since March […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 4, 2020

Towards the end of August, Ontario invited 703 Express Entry applicants who had experience in Ontario’s target occupations aka occupations in demand. To be invited in the latest invitation round, Express Entry candidates required a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 466 to 475. If they succeed in receiving the nomination, an additional 600 CRS […]

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Prepared by Peter Seeder, Vinay Krishnan; Edited by Christopher Samuel on September 3, 2020

Towards the end of August, Canada held its 161st  Express Entry draw inviting a total of 3,300 Canadian Experience Class (CEC) candidates to apply for permanent residence. A Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 454 was enough to ensure an Invitation to Apply (ITA). An increase of 9 nine points can be seen compared to […]

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