Canada Immigration News
Apr 27th, 2021:
Manitoba invites 367 immigration candidates in latest provincial draw
Manitoba invited 367 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination in its most recent provincial draw. The vast majority of the applicants were skilled professionals who already resided in the province.
The candidates were invited through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP). Most of the invited candidates would be eligible for the Skilled Worker in Manitoba stream.
Candidates under the following two streams were also invited:
International Education Stream
Skilled Workers Overseas
Here is a break-up of the number of invitations and the EOI score under the various streams:
· Skilled Workers in Manitoba— 301 invitations with a minimum EOI score of 440;
· Skilled Workers Overseas— 11 invitations with a minimum EOI score of 721
· International Education Stream— 55 invitations with no EOI score requirement.
34 invitations or Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs), went to Express Entry candidates in this draw.
Apr 20th, 2021:
Alberta invites 200 Express Entry candidates in latest provincial draw
Alberta invited 200 Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination in its most recent provincial draw, which took place on April 20.
A Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 301 was expected of the invited candidates. This was one point lower than the previous draw’s score cutoff.
Candidates who qualify for the nomination via the Alberta Express Entry stream will receive an additional 600 CRS points added to their overall Express Entry ranking, resulting in an invitation to apply for permanent residence in Canada.