The Atlantic Immigration Pilot opens 2,000 applications in 2017 for skilled immigrants

Atlantic Immigration Pilot The Atlantic Immigration Pilot opens 2,000 applications in 2017 for skilled immigrants and international student graduates who want to permanently live in: New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Nova Scotia Prince Edward Island If you want to apply, you need a job offer from a designated employer in an Atlantic province. With the […]

Canada’s construction industry looks bright

The Canadian residential construction industry continues to be a major driver of the national economy according to the latest annual report from the Canadian Home Builders’ Association. The association’s 2016 Economic Impacts of Residential Construction study found that new construction, renovation and repair accounted for more than 1 million jobs last year, making the industry one of the […]

CRS Requirement Decreases yet Again in Latest Draw as Number of Invitations to Apply Increases.

In a development that has been welcomed by candidates for Canadian immigration through the Express Entry selection system, the latest draw has seen a substantial increase in the number of candidates invited to apply for Canadian permanent residence. This increase means that the number of Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) points required in order for a candidate to receive an Invitation […]

Canada to welcome more skilled workers

The Liberal government is boosting the base number of immigrants allowed into Canada next year to 300,000, to help drive economic growth as the country grapples with an aging demographic. Speaking to reporters after tabling his annual report in Parliament, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Minister John McCallum said the new target “lays the foundation for future growth.” […]