Blue Bird Blog

FAQ: New PR streams for essential workers, international student graduates in Canada

Here is what we know so far about the new PR streams launching May 6. As part of an initiative to meet immigration targets amid travel restrictions, Canada is launching six new limited-time immigration programs to essential workers and international student graduates who are working in Canada.

Quebec updates list of targeted occupations for facilitated LMIA process

In Quebec, employers may be exempt from the requirement to include proof of recruitment efforts when hiring temporary foreign workers in a number of occupations.

Express Entry: Canada invites 27,332 immigration candidates in historic Saturday draw

Canada held an unheard-of Express Entry draw inviting tens of thousands of candidates to apply for permanent residence.

Canada lost 213,000 jobs in January as lockdowns took a giant bite out of the job market

The COVID-19 pandemic has walloped Canada's job market, as there are almost one million fewer employed people than there were last February.

 

BC PNP: 216 immigration candidates receive invitations

BC issued invitations to 8 Entrepreneur candidates and another 208 Skilled Worker and International Graduate candidates on February 2.

Ontario invites Express Entry candidates in new PNP draw

Ontario has invited Express Entry candidates who may be eligible for a nomination from the Human Capital Priorities Stream.