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Canada had more than 1 million job vacancies in September
Canada, Jobs

Canada had more than 1 million job vacancies in September

Statistics Canada’s job vacancy report suggests more employers are hiring, but there remain many vacant positions. Canada’s economy continues to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new Statistics Canada report. A total of 91,100 people were added to payrolls across Canada in September, representing the fourth straight monthly increase. Payroll employment increased in […]

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Canada bans flights from South Africa and neighbouring countries
Canada

Canada bans flights from South Africa and neighbouring countries

Health officials halt travel to south African nations to prevent the spread of a new COVID-19 variant. The Canadian government announced that it will limit travel to southern Africa, a region which has reported cases of a new COVID-19 variant of concern. As of November 26, all foreign nationals who have travelled through the seven […]

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Saskatchewan announces new immigration program
Canada

Saskatchewan announces new immigration program

Hard-to-Fill Skills Pilot Program created to support Saskatchewan’s labour market demands in key sectors. Saskatchewan announced a new immigration pilot on November 25.   The Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot will allow Saskatchewan employers to recruit international talent for certain in-demand occupations. The eligible jobs under this pilot will include entry-level positions that may require on-the-job training. […]

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Express Entry: Canada invites 613 in new PNP draw
Canada, Express Entry

Express Entry: Canada invites 613 in new PNP draw

Although Canada has held more PNP draws this year, it has still issued more invitations to CEC candidates. Canada invited 613 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence on November 24.   All invited candidates had previously received nominations through a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). The automatic 600 points that come with the nomination drove the […]

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Alberta PNP invites 200 Express Entry candidates
Canada, Express Entry

Alberta PNP invites 200 Express Entry candidates

Alberta has invited 6,359 Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination in 2021. Alberta invited 200 Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on November 9. The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) invited candidates who had scores of at least 343 in the Express Entry system. The latest draw is the first one of many […]

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British Columbia invites 357 in new PNP draws
Canada, PNP

British Columbia invites 357 in new PNP draws

The BC PNP is designed to attract foreign workers who are in high demand in the province and who want to become permanent residents. British Columbia invited 357 immigration candidates through Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws held on November 23. The province held two draws through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) and invited candidates from the Skills […]

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Immigrate to Canada without a job offer: Nova Scotia PNP
Canada, PNP

Immigrate to Canada without a job offer: Nova Scotia PNP

Nova Scotia seeks to increase its population and economic growth through immigration and the influx of newcomers from abroad. There are many reasons for choosing Nova Scotia as an immigration destination.   Nova Scotia is one of Canada’s Maritime provinces and is located on the east coast. The province is known for its spectacular rocky […]

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What happens on the first day of Parliament in Canada
Canada

What happens on the first day of Parliament in Canada

Here are the typical Canadian traditions associated with the opening of Parliament. A new session of Parliament is beginning today, November 22, after pausing for the summer months and to make way for Canada’s 44th federal election. Once Parliament is open, Canadian members of Parliament (MPs) can engage in the making of new laws, and […]

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