Alberta Immigration Targets International Graduate Entrepreneurs With 2 New Streams

Alberta Immigration Targets International Graduate Entrepreneurs With 2 New Streams

Alberta immigration is encouraging international graduates to open businesses in the province with two new entrepreneur streams. The International Graduate Entrepreneur Immigration Stream is open as of October 26, 2020, while a new Foreign Graduate Start-Up Visa Stream aimed at graduates from U.S. universities will open in January 2021. The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP)…

British Columbia Conducts New Entrepreneur Draw, Issues 10 Invitations

British Columbia Conducts New Entrepreneur Draw, Issues 10 Invitations

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new draw through its Entrepreneur Immigration streams, issuing 20 invitations. The October 20 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through both the general Entrepreneur stream and the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. Candidates for the general category received 15 invites with a minimum score of 122 points. BC…

Prince Edward Island Targets 27 Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island Targets 27 Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration issued invitations to 27 entrepreneur candidates in a new provincial draw. The October 15 draw required a minimum score of 97 points for candidates through the Business Impact stream of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). The draw also saw 184 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express…

Greek Golden Visa to Gain from Steady Chinese Demand and Good Pandemic Track Record

Greek Golden Visa to Gain from Steady Chinese Demand and Good Pandemic Track Record

The Greek golden visa program has proved to be a win-win option for the Greek economy as well as wealthy investment immigrants, attracting more than €2.6 billion in foreign investments in just six years from more than 7,800 investors. About the Greek Golden Visa Greece offers a fast-track residency permit to candidates who invest at…

Australia SIV Review: Fund Managers Call for Improved Due Diligence and Transparency

Australia SIV Review: Fund Managers Call for Improved Due Diligence and Transparency

Australian government agencies have identified instances of non-genuine applications under the Significant Investor Visa program.  With the SIV undergoing yet another review, this has led to concerns that the government may pull the plug on this controversial investment immigration stream.  The current Home Affairs review was launched in 2019 and follows a 2016 Productivity Commission…