Manitoba nominated 250 candidates in January 2021
On February 8, 2021, the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) published new nomination issuance statistics. In January 2021, the province nominated 250 skilled workers and approved 5 business concepts. Manitoba also refused 2 profiles of skilled workers. MPNP invited 490 skilled workers, 5 business concepts and sent LAAs to 3 business candidates. In January, MPNP received 466 applications from skilled workers and 4 applications from business candidates. Currently, the province is assessing 326 applications, and the other 208 applications are pending assessment. Additionally, Manitoba nominated 19 Express Entry candidates. Last year, MPNP nominated 5,656 foreign nationals, including 605 nominees from Express Entry.