Monthly Archives: October 2016

Canada’s Provincial Nominee Program To Provide More Visas

Here is good news for entrepreneurs, graduates, skilled workers, health care professionals, skilled workers, farmers and tradespersons. The good news is that some of the provinces of western Canada, particularly the provinces of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia are looking for immigrants under the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP).

The government of Canada has put together a comprehensive report which brings out results on the movement of population and the economic growth that is taking place in the country. The salient feature of this report is that the government of Canada believes that the immigrants will play an important role in the growth of the country in coming decades.

Canadian Government Wants Massive Increase in Immigration

The government of Canada has set up an external advisory group in an effort to boost the immigration to the country. The Advisory Council on Economic Growth is being tasked to give the advice so that immigration can be increased by nearly 50%. The government of Canada has given indication that it wants to take in 450,000 immigrants annually in the next five years.

The advisory group will also make suggestion on how immigration process for entrepreneurs and skilled workers can be made easier. The group is considering the prospects on the short and long term effect on the economy due to increase in immigration.