On July 4, 2022, Alberta published the inventory update of the Alberta Advantage Immigration Program (AAIP). There are around 1,100 Alberta Opportunity Stream applications submitted before March 18, 2022. In addition, there are 500 Expressions of Interest in the Alberta Express Entry pool. In 2022, Alberta has already invited 2,200 candidates under the Alberta Express Entry stream. Last year, Alberta nominated 6,250 foreign nationals to apply for PR under the AAIP. The quota for this year has not been published yet. At the same time, AAIP is prioritizing applications for Ukrainians under the temporary processing measures in response to the crisis in Ukraine.
- Canada continues to tackle the forced displacement issue in the Americas
- Thunder Bay issued 15 recommendations under the RNIP
- Job vacancies in Canada have hit a new peak
- Ottawa to ease vaccine requirements and make ArriveCan optional
- Canada to launch a new TR2PR program
- IRCC transitions to 100% digital applications for permanent residence programs