Ontario PNP Accepting New Applications, Increased Quotas
Ontario PNP Accepting New Applications, Increased Quotas

The province of Ontario has announced significant updates regarding its popular Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). The province is now accepting applications for all PNP streams and has announced increased program quotas for 2018 from 6,000 applications to 6,600 applications....

H1B Canada: Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP)
H1B Canada: Temporary Foreign Worker Program

The American H-1B visa program allows companies in the United States to hire foreign workers in so-called “specialized occupations”. Since the Trump administration took office in 2016, the “Buy American, Hire American” executive order has caused uncertainty about the future of the program, with President...

Report: Job Offer Not Required to Succeed in Express Entry
Report: Job Offer Not Required to Succeed in Express Entry

In November 2016, the government of Canada introduced several changes to the Express Entry system for managing permanent resident applications for Canadian immigration. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has now released a report analyzing the impacts of these changes. The report suggests that while...

Manitoba Launches Express Entry Stream
Manitoba Launches Express Entry Stream | Canada Immigration News

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) has launched a new provincial nominee stream for candidates in the federal Express Entry pool. This stream is now active, and the first draw last week saw 155 candidates invited to submit an application for a provincial nomination from...

Saskatchewan Express Entry Stream Open | Canada Immigration News
Saskatchewan Express Entry Stream Open | Canada Immigration News

The popular Saskatchewan Express Entry stream of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) is now open to new applications! This stream only opens periodically and accepts a limited number of applications at each intake. Once the threshold is reached, the program will close again....

Express Entry Draw 81 | 2750 ITAs Issued
Express Entry Draw 81 | 2,750 ITAs Issued

2,750 Express Entry candidates will receive invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the 81st Express Entry draw on January 10, 2018. The minimum CRS cut-off score for this draw is 446....