Provincial and federal government power struggle over the provincial nominee program

Posted on July, 2012 by tereenandriuk

Source: Canada is in need of thousands of skilled workers to fill a labour shortage, but somehow in a time of great need, why are 280,000 Federal Skilled Worker applications being returned? The Provinces are desperately trying to negotiate with the Federal government to raise the cap on skilled worker applications through the...

Language Testing for Provincial Nominee Applicants

Posted on July, 2012 by monicakaura

Each province and territory is responsible for the design and management of its own PNP, which must be consistent with federal immigration policy, legislation and the terms of bilateral agreements. However, it was announced on April 11, 2012 Minister Jason Kenney changes to the Provincial Nominee Program which will require all semi-skilled or low...