Latest Immigration News

November 28, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The province of Alberta has issued a total of 148 Notification of Interest (NOI) letters to candidates in the Express Entry pool with a minimum CRS score of 400. The NOIs were issued under the Express Entry stream of the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program. Under the AINP, candidates will be able to apply only if […]

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November 18, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The province of Saskatchewan has increased the total volume of candidate intake in its recent PNP draws – the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). SINP is an Express Entry aligned provincial immigration program. This means that all the candidates in the Express Entry pool stands a chance to receive a Notification of Interest (NOI) through […]

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November 8, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last Express Entry draw that took place on 30 October 2019, the CRS score of lowest ranked candidate invited was 475. A total of 3,900 invitations were issued on this 129th Express Entry draw. Seasoned Canadian immigration lawyers, as well as Owlspriority Immigration’s director and Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC) Dr. Joe Greenholtz, opine that the hike in […]

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October 29, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The Provinces’ participation in selecting candidates from the Express Entry pool has seen a sudden steep rise in this fourth quarter of 2019. Experts opine that this could be because IRCC is trying to fill its intake gap before the year ends – the multiyear immigration target. Q4 2019 has seen Ontario, Saskatchewan and New […]

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October 19, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

The Province of Nova Scotia has broken its record in inviting the highest number of entrepreneurs through its Business/Entrepreneur category. Along with Prince Edward Island (PEI), New Brunswick, and Newfoundland & Labrador, the province of Nova Scotia is a culturally and historically vibrant Atlantic (Maritime) province of Canada. The first record in this category was […]

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October 1, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

Statistics show that in the current quarter of 2019, job vacancies throughout territorial (all provinces and territories) Canada crosses record high. With over 592,000 new job vacancies throughout the country (see quarter-wise chart below), the steep increase in available jobs is attracting huge volumes of work permit seekers, permanent residence aspirants and working holiday seekers […]

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September 19, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last draw of the Manitoba PNP, a total of 347 invitations were issued to skilled workers and international graduates from all over the world. As of now (this year 2019), the province has issued a total of 6,157 invitations. Invitations are also called Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs) in the province of […]

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September 11, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

Archaeologist Bob Muckle and his team has made a discovery that is soaring like a wildfire in the Canadian archaeology circles. Muckle and his team have discovered the remains of a 20th century Japanese village amidst the forests of British Columbia in Canada. Muckle works as a professor of archaeology at Capilano University. Muckle and […]

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September 6, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

Individuals seeking to immigrate to Canada often seek the service of immigration professionals. Unfortunately, such individuals in countries like India, Philippines, etc., often fall prey to fake and unauthorized consultants or law firms or companies. A recent study shows that 99% of Permanent Residence rejections happen due to ‘Unauthorized Representation’. ‘People need to be educated […]

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September 6, 2019 By Jaqueline Blake

In the last Express Entry draw that took place on 4 September 2019, the CRS score of lowest ranked candidate invited was 463. There has been an increase of 6 CRS points compared to the previous Express Entry draw that was conducted on 20 August 2019. A total of 3,600 invitations were issued on this 125th Express Entry draw. The […]

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