Alberta invites 471 Express Entry candidates with CRS scores as low as 303 to apply for provincial nomination

Results of the latest two Alberta Express Entry draws have been released Two provincial nomination draws have created an opportunity for Express Entry candidates seeking opportunity in the province of Alberta—Canada’s west-most Prairie Province, home to Calgary, Edmonton, and Banff National Park. On July 17, Alberta issued a total of 251 Notifications of Interest (NOI) […]

Alberta Reveals Express Entry stream in January, 2018

It will have been three years since IRCC’s Express Entry system started to launch. Beginning this 2018, Alberta will finally be able to access the federal express entry pool allowing the province to use a portion of its allocation for the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) Alberta Labour is projecting labour shortages in several sectors and occupations, […]

Albertans want more immigration, McCallum says

The minister was in Calgary as a part of a series of cross-country consultations on the Canadian immigration system, including questions about how many immigrants Canada should welcome in 2017. There’s a strong consensus that they’re in favour of more immigrants, not less immigrants, notwithstanding the state of the economy, said McCallum, after a closed-door […]