British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Province Issues 11 Immigration Invitations

British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Province Issues 11 Immigration Invitations

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new Entrepreneur Immigration draw, issuing 11 invitations.  The April 13 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through both the province’s general Entrepreneur stream and its regional pilot. General stream candidates received six invitations, requiring a minimum score of 126 points. Five invites went to regional pilot candidates,…

Prince Edward Immigration Targets 16 Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Immigration Targets 16 Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration issued invitations to apply to 16 entrepreneur candidates in its latest provincial immigration draw. The April 15 draw saw the Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 75 points to qualify for the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) stream. The same draw also saw the province issue…

Ontario Aiming To Ease Application Process With Entrepreneur Stream Changes

Ontario Aiming To Ease Application Process With Entrepreneur Stream Changes

Ontario immigration is aiming to ease the application process with changes planned for the province’s Entrepreneur Stream.  In proposals announced this month, the province says it will: Make video interviews permanent to speed up the arrival of candidates in Canada. Monitor applicants less often as they establish their businesses here. Ontario officials have proposed changes…

Portugal Defers Controversial Golden Visa Change Excluding Lisbon and Porto to January 2022

Portugal Defers Controversial Golden Visa Change Excluding Lisbon and Porto to January 2022

Portugal has announced amendments to its golden visa program that will come into force from January 2022. The significance of this decree is that it defers the exclusion of Lisbon and Porto from the golden visa program from July 2021 to January 2022.  Other changes include changes to the minimum investment required under the Capital…