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Canada Excels in the Global Competition for Top Talent

Canada Excels in the Global Competition for Top Talent

Canada has long been a beacon for international talent, consistently ranking among the top destinations for skilled professionals. According to Policy Options, as global mobility increases post-pandemic, Canada remains a key player in attracting top talent. The World Economic Forum predicts that 4% of the world’s population will relocate by 2030. This translates to a...

IRCC's New Method for Calculating Processing Times for Applications

IRCC’s New Method for Calculating Processing Times for Applications

Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) recently announced a significant change in how they calculate processing times for certain applications, introducing forward-looking processing times. This update aims to provide applicants with more accurate estimates of how long it will take to process their applications, helping them better plan their immigration journey. What Programs Are Affected?...

Innovation Stream Pilot Requirements

Ottawa Updates Innovation Stream Pilot Requirements for Foreign Workers

On April 15, 2024, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) introduced significant updates to the Innovation Stream pilot, aimed at facilitating the employment of foreign nationals in high-skilled roles at Global Hypergrowth Project (GHP) employers. The implications of these updates and how they impact both employers and foreign workers seeking opportunities in Canada. Understanding the...

Transport Occupations in Canada

Navigating Transport Occupations in Canada: A Guide for Aspiring Professionals

In Canada, the transport sector plays a pivotal role in facilitating the movement of goods and people across the vast expanse of the country. As such, there is a growing demand for skilled professionals in various transport occupations to ensure the smooth functioning of transportation networks. Canada offers promising opportunities through its Transport Occupations List...

Enhancing French-Speaking Skilled Workers

Northwest Territories Strategic Approach to Enhancing French-Speaking Skilled Workers

In a bid to fortify diversity and address labor shortages, the Northwest Territories (NWT) recently hosted a conference in Yellowknife, exploring innovative strategies to attract French-speaking workers and integrate them into the local workforce. This collaborative initiative, led by Conseil de développement économique des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (CDÉTNO) and La Communauté francophone accueillante (CFA), welcomed...

PEI PNP's Draw

PEI PNP’s Draw Welcomes 29 Entrepreneurs and Skilled Workers

In a recent move, the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) opened its doors to aspiring immigrants in its latest draw for December 2023. The draw, conducted under the Expression of Interest (EOI) system, witnessed 29 candidates receiving invitations under the Business Work Permit Entrepreneur and Labour & Express Entry streams, with a...

Manitoba's Latest Immigration Draw

Manitoba’s Latest Immigration Draw Invited 1,113 Skilled Workers

In a recent development, Manitoba warmly welcomed skilled professionals from across the globe in its latest draw for the Skilled Worker Overseas Stream of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) on December 21, 2023. This exclusive draw extended a total of 1,113 Letters of Advice (LAAs), presenting a golden opportunity for individuals aspiring to call...

Prince Edward Island's PNP draw

Prince Edward Island’s PNP Draw 2023: Facilitating Skilled Migration and Entrepreneurship

Prince Edward Island’s PNP draw, held on October 19, 2023, marked a significant milestone in the province’s ongoing efforts to attract skilled workers and entrepreneurs. The latest draw saw a total of 104 candidates receiving invitations under the Business Work Permit Entrepreneur and Labour and Express Entry streams. The Latest PEI PNP Draw: October 19,...