New Brunswick’s Entrepreneurial Stream A Good Option For Business Candidates

Business immigration candidates looking to invest and move to Canada should consider the revamped Entrepreneurial Stream of the New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program. In exchange for investing $250,000 and taking a minimum 33 per cent ownership of a business, candidates with a personal net worth of $600,000 or more can receive a nomination for New…

CETA: Canada Work Permits for High-Level Business People

High-level European Union business people will get easier access to Canada work permits after a major trade deal between Canada and the European Union came into effect on Thursday, September 21. The Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) gives Canada access to the world’s largest market outside the U.S., with 98 per cent of Canadian goods…

U.S. EB-5 Gets New Temporary Extension

The U.S. EB-5 investment immigration program has been granted a further temporary extension, this time until December 8, 2017. The extension of the program was part of the Continuing Appropriation Act signed into law by President Donald Trump during September. Had the act not been signed, the previous temporary extension would have expired on September…

Canada Business Immigration Programs Remain Attractive to High Net Worth Investors

Sep 19, 2017 – High net worth investors are continuing to be drawn to Canada despite the lack of a federal passive investment immigration program leading to Canadian permanent residence, a new report has found. Global Data’s ‘Wealth in Canada: HNW Investors 2017’ report found that expats accounted for one in five high net worth investors…

OINP’s Ontario Corporate Stream Applications Move Online

Candidates for a key business stream of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) can now apply through the province’s online application system. The move – for applicants to the Ontario Corporate Stream (OCS) – is aimed at reducing processing times. The OCS business program is aimed at established international corporations that want to expand into…