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The Canadian province of Prince Edward Island has revealed a new Expression of Interest system for foreign nationals interested in applying to its Provincial Nominee Program, including its Express Entry category. All Canadian immigration applications through the province’s immigrant nominee program, the PEI PNP, are a three-step process: Step 1: Create an account and submit a

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Online posts promoting news of a “Canadian Visa Lottery Application” are misleading and readers should not interact with them. Residents of Ghana and Nigeria have reported articles on a variety of websites entitled either “Canadian Visa Lottery Application Form 2017/2018” or “Canadian Visa Lottery Application Form 2018/2019″ that promise readers an opportunity to apply to

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The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) reopened its Masters Graduate and PhD Graduate streams on January 29. Both streams function on a first-come, first-served basis and usually reach their application limit fairly quickly. This was the case with the Masters Graduate Stream, which reached its application intake limit within hours of reopening. The PhD Graduate Stream remains open to applications at this time. Neither stream

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The province of British Columbia has issued invitations to 403 candidates in its Skills Immigration Stream in draws that took place January 17 and January 24. B.C. also issued 15 invitations to candidates in province’s Entrepreneur Immigration Stream. The January 24 draw was limited to the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP)’s Tech Pilot program,

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A total of 2,750 candidates with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 444 were invited to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the first Express Entry draw of the year, which took place on January 24. This is the sixth time the Government of Canada conducts a draw under the ‘tie-break’ procedure. In this event, multiple candidates who

Saskatchewan

The Government of Saskatchewan has conducted its first draw of 2018 for its Provincial Nominee Program’s Entrepreneur Stream. A total of 251 international entrepreneurs were invited to apply for a provincial nomination in the draw, which took place on January 17, 2018. Candidates in the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)’s  ‘Expression of Interest’ pool who had 80

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Manitoba has invited a total of 291 skilled workers to apply for a provincial nomination in its first draw of 2018, including 155 Express Entry candidates. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) invited 119 candidates in its Skilled Worker in Manitoba Stream to apply, with the lowest ranked candidate invited at a score of 520. An additional 172

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The Canadian province of British Columbia issued a total of 340 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination in its first draws of 2018, which took place on January 3 and 10. In these draws, which included a tech-focused draw, the number of invitations increased and the cut-off score for four out of the five categories involved decreased. The British Columbia Provincial

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A total of 2,750 candidates with a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 446 were invited to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the first Express Entry draw of the year, which took place on January 10, 2018. This is the fifth draw to operate under the new ‘tie-break’ procedure whereby in the event that multiple candidates have the

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The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program has removed five more occupations from its In-Demand Occupation List. The following occupations were removed: NOC 0124 — Advertising, marketing and public relations managers NOC 1112 — Financial and investment analysts NOC 1123 — Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations NOC 2211 — Chemical technologists and technicians NOC

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