Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Sees 54 Canada Immigration Candidates Invited

New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Sees 54 Canada Immigration Candidates Invited

A new Entrepreneur stream draw through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) saw the province issue 54 invitations. The May 5 draw required a minimum score of 90 and an average score of 110 points. Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream 2022 Draws Date Lowest score Average score Highest score Number of invitations 05-May-22 90 110 130 54…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration Stream’s Main Category To Reopen With Changes In July

BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration Stream’s Main Category To Reopen With Changes In July

An updated version of the base category of British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream will reopen in July 2022, the province has announced. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) has been paused for a review since July 2021. In an announcement on the BCPNP website, the province said a new guide for the stream would be published when…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 11 Entrepreneurs In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island Invites 11 Entrepreneurs In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island has issued invitations to apply to 11 entrepreneur Canada immigration candidates in a new draw through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP).  The April 21 draw saw invitations saw Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 67 points. The draw also saw 130 invites issued to Labour Impact…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Category: Pause On Applications Continues

British Columbia Entrepreneur Category: Pause On Applications Continues

The main category of British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream will continue its pause on applications for the time being. A British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) statement said a review of the stream remains ongoing. “The temporary pause on the intake of new registrations to the Entrepreneur Immigration – Base category remains in place as…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues 11 Canada Immigration Invitations In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island Issues 11 Canada Immigration Invitations In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island has issued Canada immigration invitations to 11 entrepreneur candidates in a new draw through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). The March 17 draw saw Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 62 points. The same draw also saw 130 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Ontario Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Invite 21 Canada Immigration Candidates

New Ontario Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Invite 21 Canada Immigration Candidates

Ontario immigration has conducted its first draw of 2022 through the province’s Entrepreneur Stream, issuing 21 Invitations to Apply. The March 4 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 152 and 169 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest by February 21, 2022 were eligible for consideration. Read…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Invite 58 Candidates

New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Invite 58 Candidates

A new Entrepreneur stream draw through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) saw the province issue 58 Canada immigration invitations. The March 3 draw required a minimum score of 80 and an average score of 90 points. Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream 2022 Draws Date Lowest score Average score Highest score Number of invitations 03-Mar-22 80 90…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Targets Entrepreneurs In First 2022 Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island Targets Entrepreneurs In First 2022 Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island has issued invitations to 11 entrepreneurs in its first provincial draw of 2022 through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). The January 20 draw saw Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 72 points.  The draw also saw 121 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur: 51 Invited In First Immigration Draw Of 2022

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur: 51 Invited In First Immigration Draw Of 2022

The first 2022 Saskatchewan immigration Entrepreneur draw saw the province issue 51 invitations through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). The January 6 draw required a minimum score of 90 and an average score of 105 points. Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream 2022 Draws Date Lowest score Average score Highest score Number of invitations 06-Jan-22 90 105…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issue 22 Invitations

New Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issue 22 Invitations

A new Nova Scotia immigration entrepreneur draw saw the province issue 22 Canada immigration invitations through two streams of the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. The December 22 draw saw 20 invitations issued through the Entrepreneur stream, with a minimum score of 119. It also saw two invitations issued through the International Graduate Entrepreneur stream, this…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues 125 Canada Immigration Invitations In Final Draw of 2021

Prince Edward Island Invites 11 Business Candidates In Final 2021 Draw

Prince Edward Island has conducted its final provincial draw of 2021, issuing invitations to apply to 125 skilled worker and entrepreneur Canada immigration candidates. The December 16 draw saw invitations issued through the Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) streams. It saw 114 invites issued to…

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British Columbia Invites 11 Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

A new Entrepreneur Immigration draw by British Columbia immigration saw the province issue 11 invitations to business candidates. The December 15 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through the province’s general Entrepreneur stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 118 points. Requirements for the Canada immigration stream are below. What Was the Minimum…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Category: 2022 Draw Dates Published

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Category: 2022 Draw Dates Published

New 2022 draw dates have been published for Saskatchewan’s Canada immigration Entrepreneur category. The first three Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) draws of 2022 will take place on January 6, March 3 and May 5. Saskatchewan’s Entrepreneur category targets candidates with a minimum net worth of $500,000, requiring investment of $200,000 or $300,000, depending on…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Calling Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Ontario Wants $20 Million Investment In Smaller Communities

Calling Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Ontario Wants $20 Million Investment In Smaller Communities

Ontario wants to recruit 100 international entrepreneurs to start or buy businesses outside the Greater Toronto Area, with each investing $200,000. Under the existing Entrepreneur Stream of the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP), the province aims to help regions hit hard by the pandemic by attracting $20 million in investment. The Ontario government hopes the…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Alberta International Graduate Entrepreneur Streams: Requirements Eased

Alberta International Graduate Entrepreneur Streams: Requirements Eased

Alberta’s two Canada immigration streams for international graduate entrepreneurs have had their requirements eased. The changes to the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) streams took effect as of December 7, 2021. The two streams are: Foreign Graduate Start-Up Visa Stream International Graduate Entrepreneur Immigration Stream Changes to Foreign Graduate Start-Up Visa Stream Under the Foreign…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Targets 16 Business Candidates In New Canada Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island Targets 16 Business Candidates In New Canada Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island has issued Invitations to Apply to 16 business candidates in a new draw through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). The November 18 draw saw Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 67 points. The draw also saw 172 invitations issued through the Labour Impact and Express Entry…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Immigration Draw Sees 65 Invited

New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Immigration Draw Sees 65 Invited

Saskatchewan’s largest Entrepreneur stream draw since their resumption after the COVID-19 crisis saw the province issue 65 invitations with a minimum score of 100. The November 4 draw is the third since the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) suspended them as of March 2020, the month the deadly virus first swept through Canada, forcing governments…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: 50 Communities Line Up To Take Part

British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: 50 Communities Line Up To Take Part

The second phase of British Columbia’s pilot program to attract and welcome immigrant entrepreneurs to Canada has seen more than 50 communities are signalling their readiness to participate. The BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration (EI) Regional Pilot was introduced in March 2019 to attract immigrant entrepreneurs to smaller regional centres in the province. It worked.  Read…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Ontario Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Invite 21 Canada Immigration Candidates

Ontario Entrepreneur Draw: Province Invites 20 Candidates

Ontario immigration has conducted a second draw of 2021 through the province’s Entrepreneur Stream, issuing 20 Invitations to Apply. The October 27 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 147 and 174 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest by October 21, 2021 were eligible for consideration. Read…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island Invites Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island has issued invitations to apply to 9 entrepreneur candidates in a new draw through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). The October 21 draw saw Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 72 points. The draw also saw 195 invites issued through the province’s Labour Impact and Express…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues Up To 15 Invitations

New British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues Up To 15 Invitations

A new Entrepreneur Immigration draw for British Columbia immigration saw up to 15 invitations issued. The October 12 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through both the province’s general Entrepreneur stream and its regional pilot. General stream candidates received 10 invitations, requiring a minimum score of 123 points.  Meanwhile, less than five invites…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues 30 Invitations Through 2 Streams

New Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues 30 Invitations Through 2 Streams

Nova Scotia immigration has issued 30 invitations through two streams in a new business immigration draw through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. The September 13 draw saw 28 invitations issued through the Entrepreneur stream, with a minimum score of 120. It also saw two invitations issued through the International Graduate Entrepreneur stream, this time with…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw: Province Issues 41 Invitations

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw: Province Issues 41 Invitations

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 41 invitations with a minimum score of 110 in a new Entrepreneur stream draw. The September 2 draw is the second since they resumed for the first time since before the COVID-19 pandemic struck. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) suspended draws as of March 2020, the month the deadly virus…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Batch of 14 Entrepreneurs Issued Immigration Invitations By Prince Edward Island

New Batch of 14 Entrepreneurs Issued Immigration Invitations By Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island immigration has issued invitations to a new batch of entrepreneurs in its latest provincial draw. The September 16 draw saw 14 invitations issued through the Business Impact stream of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). Candidates required a minimum score of 72 points to qualify. The same draw also…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Category: 2022 Draw Dates Published

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream: First Draw In 16 Months Sees 28 Invited

Saskatchewan immigration has issued invitations to 28 candidates in its first Entrepreneur stream draw since before the COVID-19 pandemic struck. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) suspended draws as of March 2020, the month the deadly virus first swept through Canada, forcing governments to impose restrictions. The province conducted a new draw on July 12,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Batch of 14 Entrepreneurs Issued Immigration Invitations By Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island Invites 9 Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island has invited 9 entrepreneur immigration candidates in a new draw through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program. The August 19 draw through the Business Impact stream required a minimum score of 72 points. The same draw also saw 152 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry skilled worker candidates. Read…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Invites 11 Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

British Columbia Targets 2 Streams With Up To 12 Invitations In New Entrepreneur Draw

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new Entrepreneur Immigration draw, issuing up to 12 invitations through two streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The August 17 draw featured invites through both the province’s general Entrepreneur stream and its regional pilot. General stream candidates received eight invitations, requiring a minimum score of 126 points. …

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Stream Category: Applications Paused Until Early 2022

British Columbia Entrepreneur Stream Category: Applications Paused Until Early 2022

A pause has been placed on applications for the base category of British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Stream in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. “Given the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on B.C.’s economy, the temporary pause allows us to review the (Entrepreneur Immigration) – base category to ensure it continues to meet its objectives to…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI PNP Targets Business Impact Candidates In New Entrepreneur Immigration Draw

PEI PNP Targets Business Impact Candidates In New Entrepreneur Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration has conducted a new provincial draw, targeting entrepreneur candidates through its Business Impact stream. The July 15 draw saw 9 invitations issued through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program stream, with a minimum score of 75 points. The same draw also saw 118 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Invites First Entrepreneur Immigration Candidates Since December 2020

Ontario Invites First Entrepreneur Immigration Candidates Since December 2020

Ontario immigration has conducted a rare Entrepreneur Stream draw – its first of 2021 – with the province issuing 21 Invitations to Apply.  The July 7 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 146 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest by June 29, 2021 were…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI Invites Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

PEI Invites Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island has conducted a new entrepreneur immigration draw through its Business Impact stream, issuing invitations to 12 candidates. The June 17 Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) draw required a minimum score of 60 points. The same draw saw 101 invites issued through the Labour Impact and Express Entry streams. Read…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Immigration Issues Up To 13 Invitations In Entrepreneur Draw

British Columbia Immigration Issues Up To 13 Invitations In Entrepreneur Draw

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new Entrepreneur Immigration draw, issuing up to 13 invitations. The June 15 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through both the province’s general Entrepreneur stream and its regional pilot. General stream candidates received nine invitations, requiring a minimum score of 126 points.  Meanwhile, less than five invites…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 17 Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island Invites 17 Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration issued invitations to 17 Business Impact candidates in a new provincial draw. The May 20 draw saw entrepreneur candidates require a minimum score of 80 points. The draw also saw 138 invitations issued through the Labour Impact and Express Entry Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) streams. PEI PNP…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Nova Scotia Targets International Graduate Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

Nova Scotia Targets International Graduate Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

Nova Scotia immigration has targeted International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream candidates in a new business immigration draw. The draw, which took place on May 3, saw 2 invitations issued through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. Candidates required 44 points to qualify. Detailed requirements for the stream are below. Nova Scotia International Graduate Entrepreneur Draw Details Draw…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News 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,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News 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…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News 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…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Start-Up and Security Deposit Requirement Removed From Quebec Entrepreneur Program

Start-Up and Security Deposit Requirement Removed From Quebec Entrepreneur Program

Stream 2 of the Quebec Entrepreneur Program will no longer require candidates to provide start-up and security deposits, Quebec has confirmed. The new rules for candidates with applications already in the system take effect as of Wednesday March 31, 2021, following the publication of new regulations in the Official Quebec Gazette. Quebec Immigration Minister Nadine…

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Canada Investor Immigration ProgramCanada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Quebec Announces Immigrant Investor Program To Be Suspended Two More Years

Quebec Announces Immigrant Investor Program To Be Suspended Two More Years

The suspension of the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program has been extended for a further two years, until April 1, 2023, the Quebec government has announced. The Ministry of Immigration, Francisation and Integration (MIFI) announced the extended suspension on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. “This period will allow the MIFI to finalize the current revision work, in…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News BC Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot Extended Until 2024

BC Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot Extended Until 2024

British Columbia immigration’s Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot has been extended for three more years, until March 31, 2024. The extension will “help communities welcome new entrepreneurs to their regions, and be well positioned to support recovery post-pandemic,” said a statement from the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP). The Regional Pilot aims to attract…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Immigration Conducts New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island Immigration Conducts New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration has issued invitations to apply to 10 Business Impact candidates in a new provincial draw. The March 18 draw saw invitations issued to entrepreneur candidates with a minimum score of 50 through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) stream. The same draw also saw 140 invites issued to…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Nova Scotia Business Immigration Draw: Province Issues 43 Invitations

Nova Scotia Business Immigration Draw: Province Issues 43 Invitations

Nova Scotia immigration has targeted Entrepreneur Stream candidates in a new business immigration draw. The draw, which took place on February 24, saw 43 invitations issued through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 118 points. Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Details Draw date Stream Number of invitations Score of lowest-ranked candidate invited…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI Invites Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island Entrepreneur Draw: Province Issues 19 Invitations

Prince Edward Island immigration has issued invitations to apply to 19 entrepreneur candidates in its first provincial draw of 2021. The February 18 draw saw invitations issued to candidates scoring 82 points or higher through the Business Impact stream of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP). It also saw 102 invitations issued…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Invites 8 Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

British Columbia Invites 8 Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

A new draw through British Columbia immigration’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream saw the province issue 8 invitations. The February 2 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through the province’s general Entrepreneur stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 122 points. Full requirements are below. Read More British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Province Issues 11 New…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees 19 Invitations Issued

New Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees 19 Invitations Issued

A new Ontario Entrepreneur Stream draw saw the province issue 19 Invitations to Apply through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). The December 15 draw saw ITAs issued to OINP candidates scoring between 140 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest for the Entrepreneur Stream between November 22, 2019 and December 10,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Immigration Draw Targets 21 Business Impact Candidates

Prince Edward Island Immigration Draw Targets 21 Business Impact Candidates

Prince Edward Island has issued 21 invitations to apply to entrepreneur immigration candidates in a new provincial draw. The December 17 draw saw Business Impact candidates require a minimum score of 85 points to qualify for the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) stream. The draw also saw 174 invites issued to skilled…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News 36 Invitations Issued Through 2 Streams In Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw

36 Invitations Issued Through 2 Streams In Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw

Two new Nova Scotia business immigration draws saw the province target Entrepreneur Stream and International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream candidates. The draws, which took place on December 9, saw 36 invitations issued through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. The Entrepreneur Stream draw featured 34 invitations, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 122 points. Two invitations were issued…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Quebec Entrepreneur Program Set to Lose Start-Up and Security Deposit Requirements

Quebec Entrepreneur Program Set to Lose Start-Up and Security Deposit Requirements

The Quebec Entrepreneur Program will no longer require start-up and security deposits under stream 2 for candidates who have already submitted applications, under Quebec government plans. Provincial Immigration Minister Nadine Girault outlined the plan in a draft regulation published in the Gazette officielle du Quebec on Wednesday December 9, 2020. The move would mean candidates…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Province Issues 11 New Business Immigration Invitations

British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Province Issues 11 New Business Immigration Invitations

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new Entrepreneur Immigration draw, issuing 11 invitations to business immigration candidates. The December 1 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through the province’s general Entrepreneur stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 121 points. Full requirements are below. Read More British Columbia Conducts New Entrepreneur Draw, Issues…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Batch of 14 Entrepreneurs Issued Immigration Invitations By Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island Invites 33 Entrepreneurs In New Provincial Draw

Prince Edward Island has targeted 33 entrepreneurs in a new draw through the province’s Business Impact category. The November 19 Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) draw saw candidates require a minimum score of 92 points. The draw also saw 221 invitations issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates. Read More Prince…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Entrepreneur Draw: 21 Invitations Issued

Ontario Entrepreneur Draw: 21 Invitations Issued

Ontario immigration issued 21 Invitations to Apply in the fifth draw of 2020 through the province’s Entrepreneur Stream. The October 21 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 142 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest between November 22, 2019 and October 16, 2020 were eligible…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites Entrepreneur Candidates In New Provincial Draw

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)…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News 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…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 11 Entrepreneurs In New Provincial 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…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Nova Scotia Business Draw: Province Issues 5 Immigration Invites

Nova Scotia Business Draw: Province Issues 5 Immigration Invites

Nova Scotia immigration has conducted its largest-ever International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream and its first business immigration draw since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. The draw, which took place on September 24, saw 5 invitations issued through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. Candidates required 49 points to qualify. Despite the low number of invitations, this…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Alberta Immigration Introduces New Processing Fee For Self-Employed Farmer Stream

Alberta Immigration Introduces New Processing Fee For Self-Employed Farmer Stream

Alberta immigration has introduced a new $500 processing fee for the provincial Self-Employed Farmer Stream. The fee is applicable to all applications mailed after October 1, 2020. It is one of a number of new measures introduced under the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP). The province also announced it will not meet its federal government…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues 11 Canada Immigration Invitations In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island Conducts Largest Business Impact Draw of 2020

Prince Edward Island has conducted its largest Business Impact draw of 2020, issuing invitations to apply to 32 candidates. The September 17 draw saw candidates require a minimum score of 102 points. It also featured 313 invitations through the Labour Impact and Express Entry streams of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP).…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Up to 10 Invitations Issued

British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw: Up to 10 Invitations Issued

A new draw through British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration streams saw the province issued up to 10 invitations. The September 1 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 6 invites with a minimum score of 126 points.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues 125 Canada Immigration Invitations In Final Draw of 2021

Prince Edward Island Targets 28 Entrepreneurs in New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island has conducted a new draw targeting entrepreneurs, issuing 28 invitations to apply through the Business Impact stream. The August 20 Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program Draw (PEI PNP) draw required a minimum score of 112 points. The draw also included 277 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates. A…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Speeds Up Process For Entrepreneur Stream Applications

Ontario Invites 21 Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

Ontario immigration’s fourth draw of 2020 through the province’s Entrepreneur Stream saw 21 Invitations to Apply issued. The August 26 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 144 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest between November 22, 2019 and August 21, 2020 were eligible for…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw Sees 12 Candidates Invited

New British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw Sees 12 Candidates Invited

A new draw through British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration saw 12 invitations issued. The July 28 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 7 invites with a minimum score of 125 points. Regional Pilot candidates received 5…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 29 Business Impact Candidates In New Draw

Prince Edward Island Invites 29 Business Impact Candidates In New Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration has issued invitations to 29 Business Impact candidates in a new PEI PNP draw. The July 16 draw featured a minimum score of 117 points for business candidates. It also saw 158 invitations issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates. A further draw on July 10 saw 8 invitations issued…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues First Business Impact Invitations Since February

Prince Edward Island Issues First Business Impact Invitations Since February

Prince Edward Island has issued its first Business Impact invitations since February in a new PEI PNP draw. The June 23 draw saw 20 invitations issued to entrepreneur candidates. PEI said the draw targeted workers in essential industries to help the fight against coronavirus. Since May 29, 129 invitations have been issued to specific COVID-19…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw: 24 Invitations Issued

New Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw: 24 Invitations Issued

The third draw of 2020 through Ontario’s Entrepreneur Stream saw 24 Invitations to Apply issued. The June draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 134 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest between November 22, 2019 and June 19, 2020 were eligible for consideration. Read More…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Issues 38 Invitations In Largest Entrepreneur Draw of 2020

British Columbia Issues 38 Invitations In Largest Entrepreneur Draw of 2020

British Columbia immigration has issued invitations to apply to 38 candidates through two streams in its largest Entrepreneur Immigration draw of 2020. The June 2 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 29 invites with a…

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Canada Investor Immigration ProgramCanada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration NewsQuebec Investor Program Application Window For Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Delayed Until April 2021

Application Window For Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Delayed Until April 2021

The opening of the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program has been until April 1, 2021 by the Quebec government. The decision was announced in the Official Quebec Gazette on Wednesday May 20, 2020. Originally, the QIIP was schedule to reopen on July 1, 2020, after it was paused on August 31, 2019. It has been reported…

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Canada Provincial NewsCOVID-19Investment Immigration News Ontario Entrepreneur Candidates: What to do if You Are Affected by COVID-19

Ontario Entrepreneur Candidates: What to do if You Are Affected by COVID-19

Ontario immigration has published detailed advice for Entrepreneur stream candidates in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic state of emergency. Canada’s most populous province is still answering inquiries, processing applications and issuing invitations to apply through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP), including the Entrepreneur stream. Candidates having difficulty obtaining information and documents are advised…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Coronavirus: Second Business Impact Draw Delayed By Prince Edward Island

Coronavirus: Second Business Impact Draw Delayed By Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island has moved to reschedule its April Expression of Interest draw with its immigration office closed due to coronavirus. The rescheduling of the April 16 draw follows the rescheduling of the previous draw, on March 19. The province has now not conducted a draw since February.  PEI has encouraged candidates to continue to…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Singapore Revamps Global Investor Programme To Add Categories and Investment Option

Singapore Revamps Global Investor Programme To Add Categories and Investment Option

Singapore has expanded its Global Investor Programme by introducing three new categories of eligible investor and a third investment option. Introduced in 2004, the GIP offers a fast-track route to permanent residence in Singapore to wealthy individuals investing at least $2.5 million in either a new or expanding business or a GIP fund investing in…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Minimum Score Drops As Ontario Issues 26 Entrepreneur Invitations

Minimum Score Drops As Ontario Issues 26 Entrepreneur Invitations

Ontario immigration’s second draw of 2020 through the province’s Entrepreneur Stream saw 26 Invitations to Apply issued. The April 24 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 132 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest between November 22, 2019 and April 17, 2020 were eligible for…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Entrepreneur EOIs ‘Proceed Without Interruption’ For Newfoundland Immigration

Entrepreneur EOIs ‘Proceed Without Interruption’ For Newfoundland Immigration

Newfoundland & Labrador immigration’s Expression of Interest system for business immigration will ‘proceed without interruption’ during the coronavirus crisis. The province will open a new invitation round for its International Entrepreneur category from April 17 until April 24, 2020. It will be the fourth application window opened this year for the Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Keep Submitting Expressions of Interest, Says PEI Immigration

Keep Submitting Expressions of Interest, Says PEI Immigration

Candidates are encouraged to continue to submit Expressions of Interest for the Prince Edward Island Business Impact stream despite the coronavirus crisis. In an email, the PEI Office of Immigration said: “We encourage all potential applicants to create an expression of interest when they meet program criteria as we may perform unscheduled draws in this…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Regional Pilot Draw Sees 18 Invitations Issued

British Columbia Entrepreneur Regional Pilot Draw Sees 18 Invitations Issued

British Columbia has conducted a new Entrepreneur Immigration draw, issuing invitations to apply to 18 candidates. The April 6 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw featured invites through the Regional Pilot category. Candidates required a minimum score of 107 points. The Regional Pilot category is designed to bring entrepreneurs and investment to smaller British Columbia…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Alberta To Target Startups and Entrepreneurs With Two New Immigration Streams

Alberta To Target Startups and Entrepreneurs With Two New Immigration Streams

Alberta’s provincial government will develop a new immigration strategy including two entrepreneur streams to help plug labour market gaps and create jobs. The Alberta Advantage Immigration Strategy, highlighted in the recently-released provincial budget, will include a new Foreign Graduate Entrepreneur Program alongside the new Startup Visa Stream. Both will work alongside the Alberta Immigrant Nominee…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw To Happen Thursday

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw To Happen Thursday

A new draw through Saskatchewan’s popular Entrepreneur Stream will take place on Thursday, March 5. The draw will be the second of 2020, and the second since the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) changed the way it selects Entrepreneur Stream candidates. The first draw of 2020 took place on January 7 and saw 42 invitations…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario’s First Entrepreneur Stream Draw of 2020 See 20 ITAs Issued

Ontario’s First Entrepreneur Stream Draw of 2020 See 20 ITAs Issued

Ontario immigration’s first draw of 2020 through the province’s Entrepreneur Stream saw 20 Invitations to Apply issued. The February 26 draw saw ITAs issued to Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) candidates scoring between 136 and 200 points. Candidates who submitted an Expression of Interest between November 22, 2019 and February 14, 2020 were eligible for consideration. This was the…

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Prince Edward Island Issues Business Impact Invitations In New Expression of Interest Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration issued 10 invitations to apply to Business Impact candidates in a new draw under its Expression of Interest system. The February 20 draw also saw 143 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates. The Business Impact candidates required a minimum score of 122 points, down 3 points on the previous…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI PNP Targets Business Impact Candidates In New Entrepreneur Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island Plans Business Impact Immigration Draw On Thursday

Prince Edward Island plans to conduct a second Business Impact entrepreneur draw of 2020 on Thursday, February 20. The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) draw will also feature invites for the province’s immigration streams for Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates. In the only draw so far in 2020, 123 invites were…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Invites Issued Through Two Nova Scotia Immigration Entrepreneur Categories

Invites Issued Through Two Nova Scotia Immigration Entrepreneur Categories

Nova Scotia immigration targeted Entrepreneur Stream and International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream candidates in two new business immigration draws. The draws, which took place on February 5, saw 28 invitations issued through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. The Entrepreneur Stream draw featured 27 invitations, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 115 points. Just one invitation was issued…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Invites 19 Candidates In New Entrepreneur Stream Draw

British Columbia Invites 19 Candidates In New Entrepreneur Stream Draw

British Columbia immigration‘s second Entrepreneur Immigration draw of 2020 saw invitations to apply issued to 19 candidates. The February 4 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 14 invites with a minimum score of 115 points.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ireland’s IIP: Preferred Pathway to UK and EU for High Net Worth Indians

Ireland’s IIP: Preferred Pathway to UK and EU for High Net Worth Indians

Ireland’s Immigrant Investor Program witnessed a steady rise in demand from high net-worth entrepreneurs and professionals from India in the last six months of 2019. Unlike applicants from other countries who look at golden visa programs and citizenship by investment programs as a backup option from political or economic instability, wealthy Indians look to secure…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration Stream’s Main Category To Reopen With Changes In July

New Language Requirement For British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration

A new language requirement has been introduced by British Columbia for its Entrepreneur Immigration category. As of January 29, 2020, candidates require Canadian Language Benchmark Level 4 in English or French to qualify for the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program stream. The requirement has to be met by the nomination stage of the process, meaning…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News First British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw of 2020 Sees 25 Invites Issued

First British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw of 2020 Sees 25 Invites Issued

British Columbia immigration issued invitations to 25 candidates across two streams in its first Entrepreneur Immigration draw of 2020. The January 14 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 18 invites with a minimum score of 117 points.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 13 Business Candidates In First 2020 Expression of Interest Draw

Prince Edward Island Invites 13 Business Candidates In First 2020 Expression of Interest Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration issued 123 invitations to apply, including 13 to Business Impact candidates, in the first draw of 2020 under its Expression of Interest system. The January 16 draw also saw 110 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates. The Business Impact candidates required a minimum score of 125 points, down…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan’s First Entrepreneur Draw of 2020 Sees 42 Invitations Issued

Saskatchewan’s First Entrepreneur Draw of 2020 Sees 42 Invitations Issued

Saskatchewan immigration has completed its first Entrepreneur draw of 2020 and the first since changing the way it selects candidates. The January 7 draw saw 42 invitations issued through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program stream. Selected candidates averaged a score of 120 points in the Expression of Interest system, with a low score of 115 points and…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Changes Selection Process For Entrepreneur Stream

Saskatchewan Changes Selection Process For Entrepreneur Stream

Saskatchewan immigration’s popular Entrepreneur stream has a new way of selecting candidates, with the next Expression of Interest draw expected on January 7, 2020. The province will prioritize three selection factors to separate candidates with the same score on the Entrepreneur stream points grid. “In order to manage application inventory and meet the processing times…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Business Draw Sees British Columbia Immigration Invite 32 Entrepreneur Candidates

New Business Draw Sees British Columbia Immigration Invite 32 Entrepreneur Candidates

British Columbia immigration issued invitations to 32 business candidates in a new Entrepreneur draw, The December 17 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 24 invites with a minimum score of 118 points. Regional Pilot candidates…

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PEI To Conduct Final Business Immigration Draw Of 2019 On Thursday

Prince Edward Island immigration will conduct its final business immigration draw of the year through the province’s Expression of Interest system on Thursday, December 19. The draw will target skilled worker and entrepreneur immigration candidates through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program’s Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact categories. PEI launched its Expression…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Final Entrepreneur Stream Immigration Draw of 2019 Conducted By Saskatchewan

Final Entrepreneur Stream Immigration Draw of 2019 Conducted By Saskatchewan

The delayed final draw of 2019 has been conducted through Saskatchewan’s popular Entrepreneur stream. The December 5 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw saw 62 invitations issued for Saskatchewan immigration. Candidates scored an average of 120 points to qualify, with the lowest-ranked candidate receiving an application scoring 120 points. The draw was originally scheduled for November 7 but…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream Launched By Saskatchewan

International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream Launched By Saskatchewan

A new International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream has been launched by Saskatchewan immigration. The new Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) category is aimed at international students graduating from Saskatchewan institutions. It is designed to help them stay in the province as entrepreneurs, while also attracting business investment. It compliments the existing Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream. The stream…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Immigration Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees 16 NOIs Issued

Ontario Immigration Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees 16 NOIs Issued

Ontario immigration issued Notifications of Interest to 16 business candidates in a new Entrepreneur Stream draw. The December 2 Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program draw required a minimum score of 118 points, nine lower than the previous draw. This was the fourth Ontario Entrepreneur draw of 2019 and the first since September 20, when 15 candidates…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan’s Delayed Entrepreneur Immigration Draw To Happen December 5

Saskatchewan’s Delayed Entrepreneur Immigration Draw To Happen December 5

Saskatchewan immigration will conduct its delayed final Entrepreneur draw of 2019 on Thursday, December 5. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw was originally scheduled for November 7, but was moved back a month ‘to accommodate for program criteria changes and system updates’. The stream requires a net worth of $500,000 and minimum investment of $300,000…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 14 Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island Invites 14 Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island immigration issued 14 invites to entrepreneur candidates through its Business Impact stream in the latest Expression of Interest draw. The November 21 draw was the largest since February 2019, with a total of 171 invites issued, including 157 to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates. Business Impact candidates required a minimum score…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues 30 Invitations Through 2 Streams

Nova Scotia Draw Targets 20 Entrepreneur Stream Immigration Candidates

Nova Scotia immigration has targeted business immigration candidates in a new draw under its Entrepreneur Stream. The November 12 draw saw 20 invitations issued through the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. The lowest-ranked candidate scored 118 points, five higher than the 113 required in the previous draw. Detailed requirement for the Nova Scotia Entrepreneur stream are…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Immigration Conducts New Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island To Conduct New Business Immigration Draw This Week

A new draw targeting entrepreneur candidates through the Prince Edward Island immigration Expression of Interest system will take place on Thursday, November 21. The draw will target skilled worker and entrepreneur immigration candidates through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program’s Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact categories. PEI launched its Expression of Interest…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees 73 Invites Issued

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Delayed For Program Criteria Changes

Saskatchewan immigration’s final Entrepreneur stream draw of 2019 has been delayed until December 5. The draw was originally scheduled to take place on November 7. A notice posted on the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program website said: “Please be advised that the EOI pool selection scheduled for November 7, 2019 has been postponed until December 5,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Immigration Issues Up To 13 Invitations In Entrepreneur Draw

British Columbia Immigration Issues Invitations To Entrepreneur Candidates

British Columbia issued 23 invitations through two Entrepreneur streams in a new business immigration draw. The November 12 draw saw 18 invites issued trough the Entrepreneur Immigration General Category and five through the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. For the general category, the minimum score was 112, compared to…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Plans New Entrepreneur Draw on Thursday, November 7

Saskatchewan Plans New Entrepreneur Draw on Thursday, November 7

The final draw of 2019 through Saskatchewan’s popular Entrepreneur stream will take place on Thursday, November 7. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program stream requires a net worth of $500,000 and a minimum investment of $300,000 in Regina or Saskatoon, or $200,000 is any other Saskatchewan area. Five draws have been conducted so far in 2019,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: 50 Communities Line Up To Take Part

British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw See 24 Immigration Candidates Invited

The latest Entrepreneur draws through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program saw invitations issued to 24 candidates. The October 29 draw featured invites through both the Entrepreneur Immigration General Category and the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. Through the general category, 19 invites were issued with a minimum score of 114 points. Through the regional pilot,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Quebec Suspends Applications for Popular Quebec Immigrant Investor Program

Quebec Suspends Applications for Popular Quebec Immigrant Investor Program

Quebec has moved to suspend applications for the popular Quebec Immigrant Investor Program. In regulations published in the Official Gazette on October 30, the province has suspended applications from November 1, 2019, until June 30, 2020. The move gives prospective candidates time to build their Quebec Investor applications so that they are ready for submission when…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Batch of Business Impact Immigration Candidates Invited By Prince Edward Island

New Batch of Business Impact Immigration Candidates Invited By Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island immigration has conducted a new Expression of Interest draw targeting Business Impact candidates. The October 17 draw saw the province issue 12 invitations to apply, with a minimum score of 122 points. The draw also saw 146 invites issued to Labour Impact/Express Entry candidates. PEI launched its Expression of Interest system at…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Targets 16 Business Candidates In New Canada Immigration Draw

P.E.I. Takes In $17.4m From Cancelled Deposit-Led Business Streams

The Prince Edward Island provincial government took in more than $17 million in withheld deposits from immigrant investors despite cancelling the business stream more than a year ago. Accounts for the financial year ending March 31, 2019 show the province made $17.4 million from business immigrants who came in through two streams of the PEI…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI To Target Entrepreneur Immigrants With Business Impact Draw

PEI To Target Entrepreneur Immigrants With Business Impact Draw

Prince Edward Island will conduct a new draw, targeting entrepreneurs through the province’s Business Impact stream on Thursday, October 17. The Expression of Interest draw will be the 10th of 2019 for what is the province’s only remaining investment immigration category. The draw is also expected to feature invitations to apply for the provinces Labour…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Invitations Issued Through British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot

Invitations Issued Through British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot

A new draw has been conducted targeting the British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. The October 8 draw saw British Columbia immigration invites issued to 7 candidates through the immigration stream that aims to bring entrepreneurs to the province’s smaller communities. Candidates required a minimum score of 106 points to qualify. Full requirements for the…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues Up To 15 Invitations

British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot: 8 New Communities Added

Eight new communities have been added to British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. The additions mean a total of 64 communities are now signed up to take part in the pilot British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program stream. BC Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot: New Communities Akisqnuk First Nation Canal Flats Invermere Parksville Peachland Radium Hot Springs…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Conducts First Entrepreneur Draw In 5 Months

Ontario Conducts First Entrepreneur Draw In 5 Months

Ontario immigration has conducted its first Entrepreneur Stream draw in five months. In a September 20 draw, 15 invites were issued with a minimum score of 127 points. Only candidates with Expressions of Interest scored as of September 12, 2019, qualified for the draw. This was the third Ontario Entrepreneur draw of 2019 and the…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Immigration Issues Up To 13 Invitations In Entrepreneur Draw

38 Invitations Issued Through 2 British Columbia Entrepreneur Streams

A new draw through British Columbia’s two entrepreneur streams saw 38 invitations issued. The September 17 draw saw 30 invites issued through the Entrepreneur Immigration General Category, with a minimum score of 115 points. There were also eight invitations through the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot, with a minimum score of 108 points. Full requirements for…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues First Business Impact Invitations Since February

Prince Edward Island Invites 13 Business Candidates To Apply For Immigration

A new draw through the Prince Edward Island Expression of Interest system saw 122 invites issued, including 13 through the Business Impact stream. The September 20 Prince Edward Island immigration draw also featured invites through the Express Entryand Labour Impact streams. There were a combined 109 invites issued through the Express Entry/Labour Impact streams. Through…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Record For Most Entrepreneur Stream Invites Issued Broken By Nova Scotia Immigration

Record For Most Entrepreneur Stream Invites Issued Broken By Nova Scotia Immigration

Nova Scotia immigration has broken the all-time record for the most invitations issued in a single Entrepreneur Stream draw. The September 6 draw saw 46 invitations issued, two higher than the previous record of 44 set in October 2018. The lowest-ranked candidate scored 113 points, three higher than the 110 required in the previous draw.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island To Target Entrepreneurs In New Expression of Interest Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island To Target Entrepreneurs In New Expression of Interest Immigration Draw

A new draw through the Prince Edward Island immigration Expression of Interest system will take place on Thursday September 19. The draw will target skilled worker and entrepreneur immigration candidates through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program’s Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact categories. PEI launched its Expression of Interest system at the…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Entrepreneur Stream Immigration Draw Conducted By Saskatchewan

New Entrepreneur Stream Immigration Draw Conducted By Saskatchewan

A new draw has been conducted through Saskatchewan immigration’s popular Entrepreneur stream. The September 5 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw saw 45 invitations issued for Saskatchewan immigration. Candidates scored an average of 125 points to qualify, with the lowest-ranked candidate receiving an application scoring 120 points. Under the SINP Entrepreneur stream, candidates initially come to…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw Planned For Thursday, September 5

New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Stream Draw Planned For Thursday, September 5

A new draw through Saskatchewan’s popular Entrepreneur stream is planned for Thursday, September 5. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program stream requires a net worth of $500,000 and minimum investment of $300,000 in Regina or Saskatoon, or $200,000 is any other Saskatchewan area. Four draws have been conducted so far in 2019, with a total of…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues Immigration Invites To Business Impact Candidates

Prince Edward Island Issues Immigration Invites To Business Impact Candidates

Prince Edward Island issued invitations to apply to Business Impact candidates in its latest Expression of Interest draw. The August 15 draw saw the province pass 1,000 invites for 2019, as it issued 143 invites through the Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact streams of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program. Labour Impact/Express…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Newfoundland Announces Four New Rounds For International Entrepreneur Expressions of Interest

Newfoundland Announces Four New Rounds For International Entrepreneur Expressions of Interest

Newfoundland & Labrador immigration will conduct four monthly Expression of Interest rounds for its International Entrepreneur category between now and the end of 2019. The province has announced the dates of upcoming windows when EOIs can be submitted to the Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program (NLPNP). Those dates are: September 13 to 20. October…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Issues 24 Entrepreneur Immigration Invitations

British Columbia Issues 24 Entrepreneur Immigration Invitations

A new batch of invites have been issued through British Columbia’s two Entrepreneur Immigration categories. In an August 20 draw, the province issued a total of 24 invites under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The draw saw 18 invites issued through the general Entrepreneur Immigration stream, and six through the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Batch of Business Impact Immigration Candidates Invited By Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island Plans New Draw For Entrepreneurs and Skilled Workers

A new Prince Edward Island draw targeting entrepreneur and skilled worker immigration candidates will take place on Thursday August 15, 2019.  The PEI PNP draw will include candidates for the province’s Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact streams. PEI launched its Expression of Interest system at the start of 2018, and has made monthly…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Invites 11 Entrepreneurs In New Business Immigration Draw

11 New Communities Added To British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot

British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot has added 11 new communities to those signed up to take part. The additions mean a total of 55 communities are now included in the pilot British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program stream. BC Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot: New Communities Hope Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako – Electoral Area A (Smithers…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI Immigration Invites 18 Business Candidates In Latest PNP Draw

PEI Immigration Invites 18 Business Candidates In Latest PNP Draw

Business Impact stream candidates were targeted as part of the latest draw for Prince Edward Island Immigration  The July 18 Expression of Interest draw also saw invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry. A total of 135 invitations were issued through the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program. Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Real-Estate Developers Hit Hardest by Plummeting Volumes of New EB-5 Investments

Real-Estate Developers Hit Hardest by Plummeting Volumes of New EB-5 Investments

New investments in the US EB-5 visa program have plummeted to their lowest levels in the last decade. In 2018, investment inflows through the program fell by an estimated 2.58 billion, according to US Citizenship and Immigration Services. That follows falls of $892 million in 2017 and $102 million in 2016, while increases of $2.06…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Entrepreneur Investment, Net Worth and Experience Requirements Slashed By Ontario

Entrepreneur Investment, Net Worth and Experience Requirements Slashed By Ontario

The investment and net worth requirements for candidates under the Ontario Entrepreneur Stream (OES) have been slashed. Candidates for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program stream also require less business experience following the changes, which are effective July 8, 2019. Canada’s largest province is hoping to make the OES more attractive to job creators and be…

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Canada Provincial News 45 Entrepreneur Stream Candidates Issues Saskatchewan Immigration Invitations

45 Entrepreneur Stream Candidates Issues Saskatchewan Immigration Invitations

A new group of Entrepreneur stream candidates has been invited to apply for Saskatchewan immigration. In a July 4 draw, 45 candidates were invited through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program. The draw saw an average score of 125 points, with a profile score range of 120 to 155 points. Saskatchewan has now invited 218 candidates…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Entrepreneur Stream Draw Planned By Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program

New Entrepreneur Stream Draw Planned By Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program

A new draw through the popular Saskatchewan immigration Entrepreneur stream is planned for Thursday, July 4. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program stream requires a net worth of $500,000 and minimum investment of $300,000 in Regina or Saskatoon, or $200,000 is any other Saskatchewan area. Three draws have been conducted so far in 2019, with a…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Highest Invitations, Lowest Minimum Score of 2019 In Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw

Highest Invitations, Lowest Minimum Score of 2019 In Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw

The most invitations of 2019 were issued in the latest draw through the Nova Scotia immigration Entrepreneur stream. The June 24 draw also saw the lowest minimum draw of any draw so far this year, at 110. Invitations were issued to 43 candidates, just one fewer than the all-time record of 44 for the stream,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News PEI Invites Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

113 Skilled Worker and Business Candidates Invited By Prince Edward Island

Invitations to apply were issued to 113 candidates in the latest Prince Edward Island immigration expression of interest draw. The June 20 draw saw invitations issued through the Labour Impact/Express Entry and Business Impact streams. Labour Impact/Express Entry candidates dominated the draw, receiving 106 invites, leaving a further 7 invites issued to Business Impact candidates,…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Stream Category: Applications Paused Until Early 2022

First Invitations Issued For B.C. Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot Category

The first candidates through British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot category have been issued invitations to apply. The June 13 draw saw five invitations issued to candidates with a minimum score of 118 points. At the same time, the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) also issued invites through the general category of its Entrepreneur…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot Adds 12 New Communities

British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot Adds 12 New Communities

Twelve new communities have been added to British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. The additions mean a total of 44 communities are now signed up to take part in the pilot British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program stream. BC Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot: New Communities 100 Mile House Clinton Columbia-Shuswap Regional District – Sorrento and Electoral…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Entrepreneur Stream Draw Conducted By Nova Scotia Immigration

New Entrepreneur Stream Draw Conducted By Nova Scotia Immigration

Nova Scotia immigration issued invitations to apply to 27 candidates in a new Entrepreneur Stream draw. The May 17 draw saw the same number of invitations issued as the previous Entrepreneur Stream draw. It also saw the same score for the lowest-ranked candidate, of 112 points. Read More New Lowest-Ever Business Minimum Score For Prince…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Expression of Interest System For P.E.I.’s Business Impact Program

New Lowest-Ever Business Minimum Score For Prince Edward Island

A new record for the lowest-ever minimum score for Business Impact candidates was set in the latest expression of interest draw conducted by Prince Edward Island immigration. The 19 candidates issued invitations through the entrepreneur stream needed a minimum points score of 110, seven lower than the previous record. The March 21 draw saw a…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Entrepreneur Minimum Score Record Broken For 5th Consecutive British Columbia Draw

Entrepreneur Minimum Score Record Broken For 5th Consecutive British Columbia Draw

The lowest Entrepreneur Stream minimum score record was broken for the fifth British Columbia immigration draw running on March 26, 2019. Candidates required 106 points to qualify in the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw, down from the previous record of 108 points. The draw saw 23 invites issued for British Columbia immigration. What Was…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News More Than 30 Communities Sign Up To British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Regional Pilot

More Than 30 Communities Sign Up To British Columbia’s Entrepreneur Regional Pilot

British Columbia immigration has seen more than 30 communities enrol to be part of the province’s new Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. The two-year British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program pilot is designed to attract entrepreneurs to establish businesses in smaller communities with populations less than 75,000. These smaller communities are facing some of the more acute…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Targets 16 Business Candidates In New Canada Immigration Draw

Lowest-Ever Business Impact Minimum Score Matched In Prince Edward Island Draw

Prince Edward Island match the lowest-ever minimum score for Business Impact candidates in it latest draw under the P.E.I. Expression of Interest system. The February 21 draw saw 199 invites issued to Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact candidates. There were 29 invites issued to candidates under the Business Impact stream, with a minimum…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Lowest-Ever Minimum Score In First BC Entrepreneur Draw of 2019

Lowest-Ever Minimum Score In First BC Entrepreneur Draw of 2019

British Columbia immigration set a new record for the lowest-ever minimum score for the third draw running in its first Entrepreneur stream draw of 2019. The January 20 draw saw 19 invites issued to candidates scoring as low as 109 points under the BC PNP Entrepreneur stream. What Was the Minimum Score For The Latest…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Expressions of Interest from Entrepreneur Candidates Sought By Newfoundland Immigration

Expressions of Interest from Entrepreneur Candidates Sought By Newfoundland Immigration

Newfoundland & Labrador immigration will invite Expressions of Interest from International Entrepreneurs as the stream opens for a second time in 2019 later in February. The Atlantic province says the Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Nominee Program (NLPNP) stream will open on February 22 between 10am and 5pm local time. International Entrepreneur candidates must wish to…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Expressions of Interest Now Accepted For 2 New Newfoundland Entrepreneur Streams

Expressions of Interest Now Accepted For 2 New Newfoundland Entrepreneur Streams

The start of the Expression of Interest process for Newfoundland & Labrador’s two new entrepreneur streams has been announced. The International Entrepreneur and International Graduate Entrepreneur both opened for EOIs in January 16, 2019. The new Newfoundland & Labrador immigration streams were announced in July 2018, but this is the first time candidates have been…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News First Entrepreneur Stream Invites of 2019 Issued By Ontario

First Entrepreneur Stream Invites of 2019 Issued By Ontario

The first draw of 2019 through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program Entrepreneur Stream has been conducted by Ontario immigration The January 17 draw was the first since November 2018, with 13 invitations issued for Ontario immigration and a minimum score of 115. What Are The Details Of The Latest Ontario Entrepreneur Draw? Draw Date Minimum…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island To Target Entrepreneurs In New Expression of Interest Immigration Draw

Business Candidates Invited in PEI’s First Expression of Interest Draw of 2019

The first batch of business candidates of 2019 have been invited under the P.E.I. Expression of Interest system.  The January 17 draw saw 91 invites issued to Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact candidates. There were 61 invites issued to Labour Impact and Express Entry candidates, while the remaining 30 invites went to Business…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Two New Entrepreneur Stream Draws Conducted By Nova Scotia Immigration

Two New Entrepreneur Stream Draws Conducted By Nova Scotia Immigration

Two new draws targeting business immigration candidates have been conducted by Nova Scotia immigration. The Nova Scotia Nominee Program issued invitations to apply on January 7 to Entrepreneur and International Graduate Entrepreneur candidates. Under the Entrepreneur stream, 33 invitations were issued, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 112 points. Invitations Issued Under Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Stream…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Quebec Extends Deadline to Accept 1900 New Applications for 2018/2019 Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) Until August 31, 2019

Quebec Extends Deadline For Popular Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP)

The Quebec Immigrant Investor Program’s deadline has been extended until August 31, 2019, the Quebec immigration ministry (MIDI) has announced. Quebec formally unveiled its new immigrant investor immigration program on July 18, 2018. Read More Quebec Immigrant Investor Program: Do I Need to Speak French? How Many Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) Applications Are Received…

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Here Are Prince Edward Island’s Expression of Interest Draw Dates For 2019

Prince Edward Island’s 2019 draw dates for its Expression of Interest system have been published. The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) will conduct monthly draws throughout the year, beginning on January 17. Prince Edward Island Expression of Interest covers the province’s immigration streams for Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact candidates.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration NewsWorld New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Sees 54 Canada Immigration Candidates Invited

Saskatchewan Immigration Invites 90 Entrepreneur Stream Candidates

The first draw of 2019 under Saskatchewan immigration’s popular Entrepreneur Stream category has been conducted. The January 3 draw saw 90 invitations issued to candidates with a lowest score of 115 points through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program stream. The average score was 120 points in the draw, while the highest scoring candidate invited scored…

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Canada Provincial News British Columbia Immigration Issues Up To 13 Invitations In Entrepreneur Draw

Latest BC PNP Entrepreneur Draw Sees Minimum Score Drop To New All-Time Low

A new draw under the popular BC PNP Entrepreneur stream saw the lowest-ever minimum score recorded for the second draw running  Candidates scoring 110 points or more received invites for British Columbia immigration in the December 12 draw. Read More Final Business Immigration Draw of 2018 For Saskatchewan Immigration New Regional Pilot Entrepreneur Immigration Stream…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Final Business Immigration Draw of 2018 For Saskatchewan Immigration

Final Business Immigration Draw of 2018 For Saskatchewan Immigration

A new draw under Saskatchewan’s Entrepreneur Stream is set to be the last of 2018. The November 21 draw saw 84 candidates invited to apply for permanent residence through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program. This was the fifth draw of 2018 under the stream, with candidates needing 115 points or more to qualify. Read More…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Regional Pilot Entrepreneur Immigration Stream Launched By British Columbia

New Regional Pilot Entrepreneur Immigration Stream Launched By British Columbia

A new Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot immigration stream has been launched in British Columbia, aimed at attracting business immigrants to rural communities. The two-year British Columbia Provincial Nomination Program pilot is designed to get foreign entrepreneurs to start businesses, create jobs and settle in smaller B.C. communities with populations less than 75,000. These smaller…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Two New Business Draws Conducted By Nova Scotia Nominee Program

Two New Business Draws Conducted By Nova Scotia Nominee Program

Nova Scotia immigration has conducted two new draws targeting business candidates under the Nova Scotia Nominee Program streams for Entrepreneurs and International Graduate Entrepreneurs. The November 14 draws saw a total of 31 candidates invited to apply for Nova Scotia immigration. Under the Entrepreneur Stream draw, 30 candidates were issued with invitations to apply, with…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan’s Upcoming Entrepreneur Stream Draw: All You Need To Know

Saskatchewan’s Upcoming Entrepreneur Stream Draw: All You Need To Know

Saskatchewan ‘s final Entrepreneur Stream draw of 2018 is due to take place on Wednesday, November 21. Immigrant entrepreneurs need to submit an Expression of Interest soon if they want to be considered for this draw. Candidates are required to establish their business in the province while on a temporary work permit under the Saskatchewan…

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Business Impact Candidates Invited In New Prince Edward Island Draw

Prince Edward Island has invited a new batch of Business Impact candidates in its latest Expression of Interest draw. The November 15 draw saw 176 invited issued through the skilled worker and business immigration streams. It is the second largest draw since the P.E.I. Expression of Interest system began. Read More Survey Puts Canada Among…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Lowest-Ever Minimum Score In All-Time Largest B.C. Immigration Entrepreneur Draw

Lowest-Ever Minimum Score In All-Time Largest B.C. Immigration Entrepreneur Draw

The lowest-ever minimum score and largest number of invites issued features in the latest British Columbia immigration Entrepreneur draw. The October 31 draw saw 25 invites issued to business candidates, with a minimum score of 112 points.  The previous largest draw took place in February 2017 and saw 20 candidates invited for British Columbia immigration.…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees Minimum Score Hit 2018 Low

Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw Sees Minimum Score Hit 2018 Low

The Ontario Entrepreneur Stream minimum required score dropped to the lowest seen in 2018 in the latest draw. Candidates required 110 points in the October 23 draw, which saw 18 receive invitations to apply for Ontario immigration. What Are The Details Of The Latest Ontario Entrepreneur Draw? Draw Date Minimum Score Number of Invitations 23-Oct-18…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Issues First Business Impact Invitations Since February

Nearly 300 Invited In Largest 2018 Prince Edward Island Expression of Interest Draw

The largest immigration draw since Prince Edward Island transitioned to Expression of Interest at the start of 2018 took place on October 18. The draw saw the province issue 297 invites for Prince Edward Island immigration through the Labour Impact, Express Entry and Business Impact Work Permit streams. The numbers were dominated by Labour Impact…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Entrepreneur ITA Record Broken In Second Consecutive Nova Scotia Draw

Entrepreneur ITA Record Broken In Second Consecutive Nova Scotia Draw

Nova Scotia immigration’s record for the most Entrepreneur invitations issued has been broken in the second consecutive draw. The October 9 2018 draw saw 44 candidates invited to apply, one more than the record set in the previous draw on September 20. The previous record of 36 invitations had stood since December 2016. Under the…

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Quebec Immigrant Investor Program: Do I Need to Speak French?

The Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) has no French speaking qualification requirement. Candidates must sign a written declaration saying they intend to reside in the French-speaking province of Quebec. However, there is no language requirement. The Quebec investor program offers applicants with a net worth of at least $2 million permanent residence through a risk-free…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Nova Scotia Immigration Conducts Largest Entrepreneur Draw Of All Time

Nova Scotia Immigration Conducts Largest Entrepreneur Draw Of All Time

Details of the latest draws under Nova Scotia immigration’s Entrepreneur and International Graduate Entrepreneur streams have been announced  The two draws were both dated September 20, 2018. The Entrepreneur draw was the largest on record, with 43 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration. The lowest-ranked candidate scored 109 points. The previous draw,…

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Canada Investor Immigration ProgramCanada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration NewsQuebec Investor Program How Many Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) Applications Are Received Each Year?

How Many Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) Applications Are Received Each Year?

In the current application / subscription period, the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) will accept 1,900 applications. This includes a maximum of 1,235 applications from China, Hong Kong and Macau, and up to 665 from elsewhere.  The 2018/2019 application window opened on September 10, 2018 and runs until March 15, 2019. Applicants with advanced intermediate…

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Canada Investor Immigration ProgramCanada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration NewsQuebec Investor Program How do I Qualify for the Quebec Investor (QIIP)?

How do I Qualify for the Quebec Investor (QIIP)?

Candidates qualify for the Quebec Investor (QIIP) based on factors including net worth, management experience and an intention to settle in the province. Each factor is explained further below: What Is the Quebec Investor Net Worth Requirement? Candidates are required to have a legally-acquired personal net worth of $2 million.  What Is the QIIP Investment…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Ontario Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Invite 21 Canada Immigration Candidates

Ontario Immigration Invites New Batch of Entrepreneurs

The latest Ontario Entrepreneur Stream draw saw 16 candidates invited to apply for permanent residence. In the September 21, 2018, draw, candidates required a minimum score of 117. What Are The Details Of The Latest Ontario Entrepreneur Draw? Draw Date Minimum Score Number of Invitations 21-Sep-18 117 16 Source: OINP The Ontario Entrepreneur Stream is…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News P.E.I. Conducts Final Direct Permanent Residence Draw For Entrepreneur Streams

P.E.I. Conducts Final Direct Permanent Residence Draw For Entrepreneur Streams

The final draw for the direct permanent residence streams of the Prince Edward Island Business Impact Category has taken place. The September 20 draw saw eight invitations issued with a minimum points threshold of 152. It marks the closure of the controversy-plagued 100% Ownership and Partial Ownership streams. What Are The P.E.I. Business Impact Category…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Business Immigration Draw Conducted By Saskatchewan

New Business Immigration Draw Conducted By Saskatchewan

A new draw for Saskatchewan immigration’s Entrepreneur Stream has been conducted. The September 19 draw saw 71 candidates invited to apply for permanent residence through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program. This was the fourth draw of 2018 under the stream, with candidates needing 110 points or more to qualify. Saskatchewan has now invited 740 candidates…

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How Much Does The Quebec Investor Program (QIIP) Cost?

It costs $1.2 million for a candidate to immigrate to Canada through the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP). Quebec’s immigration authority (MIDI) increased the threshold for the current application window. Previously it was $800,000. It is a passive, government-guaranteed investment for a period of five years bearing no interest. The investment is returned after five…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New British Columbia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issues Up To 15 Invitations

Largest Entrepreneur Draw of 2018 Conducted By British Columbia

A large batch of Entrepreneur Immigration candidates were invited to apply in British Columbia’s latest Provincial Nominee Program draw. The September 19, 2018 draw saw 18 candidates qualify for an ITA with a minimum score of 114 required. What Was the Minimum Score For The Latest B.C. Entrepreneur Draw? Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island Invites 14 Entrepreneurs In New Business Impact Draw

P.E.I. Ends Direct Path To Permanent Residence Through Entrepreneur Immigration

Prince Edward Island has announced its business immigration category will no longer offer a direct route to Canada permanent residence. The provincial government says it will eliminate the 100% Ownership and Partial Ownership of the P.E.I. immigration Business Impact Category after one final Expression of Interest draw on September 20. Which P.E.I. Business Streams Have…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Revamped Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Now Open For Applications

Revamped Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Now Open For Applications

The revamped Quebec Immigrant Investor Program reopened to accept 1,900 new applications on September 10 2018,. A recent overhaul saw the Quebec immigration ministry (MIDI) increase the investment threshold and net worth requirement under the program. The increases were the first in eight years for the QIIP. The new program has an investment requirement of…

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How a New Immigrant Investor Program Could Benefit Canada

September 10, 2018 – Even the strongest supporters of investment immigration programs do not deny the Canada Immigrant Investor Program could have been better administrated. Yet poor execution of flawed rules is not justification to condemn the entire concept.  As Canada lies dormant, other countries are reaping the benefits of economic citizenship and thriving residence…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Prince Edward Island To Target Entrepreneurs In New Expression of Interest Immigration Draw

Prince Edward Island Conducts New Entrepreneur Draw

Prince Edward Island has conducted a new immigration draw for its Business Impact category. The August 16 draw saw seven candidates issued an Expression of Interest, with a minimum points requirement of 145. The draw also saw 111 candidates issued with EOIs in the Labour Impact and Express Entry categories. Read More Largest P.E.I. Draw…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Two New Entrepreneur Immigration Streams For Newfoundland

Two New Entrepreneur Immigration Streams For Newfoundland

Two new streams for entrepreneur immigration have been announced by Newfoundland & Labrador. The Atlantic province is to add International Entrepreneur and International Graduate Entrepreneur streams to the Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Nominee Program. The province’s previous entrepreneur stream was closed in 2010. Read More Largest Entrepreneur Draw of 2018 Conducted By Nova Scotia How…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Ontario Immigration Invites New Batch of Entrepreneurs

Ontario Immigration Invites New Batch of Entrepreneurs

A new batch of candidates has been invited to apply through Ontario immigration’s Entrepreneur Stream. The draw, conducted on August 20, 2018, saw the OINP issue a total of 21 Invitations to Apply to candidates, with a minimum score of 110. What Are The Details Of The Latest Ontario Entrepreneur Draw? Draw Date Minimum Score…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News 2 New Entrepreneur Stream Draws For Ontario Immigration

2 New Entrepreneur Stream Draws For Ontario Immigration

Two new draws for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program’s Entrepreneur Stream have been conducted since May. The draws, conducted on June 13 and July 17, 2018, saw the OINP issue a total of 33 Invitations to Apply to candidates. Minimum scores were 124 and 120 respectively. What Are The Details Of The Latest Ontario Entrepreneur…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News New Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Draw Sees Province Issue 22 Invitations

Largest Entrepreneur Draw of 2018 Conducted By Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia conducted new draws for its Entrepreneur and International Graduate Entrepreneur streams on August 7, 2018. The Entrepreneur draw saw 32 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 116 points. The previous draw, on June 26 2018, saw 22 Invitations to Apply issued and a minimum score…

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Canada Provincial News Thousands Could Face Action In Second PEI PNP Business Address Fraud Probe

Thousands Could Face Action In Second PEI PNP Business Address Fraud Probe

Two Chinese immigrants are being investigated for allegedly illegally facilitating permanent residence of 462 immigrants through PEI’s business immigration program over the past four years. This Canada Border Services Agency probe comes on the heels of another similar investigation that led to two Charlottetown hoteliers being charged with aiding in immigration fraud by providing addresses…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Entrepreneur Stream Draws To Happen Every 2 Months In Saskatchewan

Entrepreneur Stream Draws To Happen Every 2 Months In Saskatchewan

Entrepreneur stream draws are to take place more frequently in Saskatchewan. Previously, the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) conducted business Expression of Interest draws every three months. Under new plans, the draws will take place every two months. It means that instead of one more draw this year in October 2018, the province will conduct…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News British Columbia Immigration Draw Targets Business Candidates

British Columbia Immigration Draw Targets Business Candidates

The latest BC PNP draw saw invitations to apply issued to a new batch of Entrepreneur Immigration candidates. The July 25, 2018 draw saw 14 candidates qualify for an ITA with a minimum score of 116 required. What Was the Minimum Score For The Latest B.C. Entrepreneur Draw? Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued 25-Jul-18…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Largest P.E.I. Draw of 2018 Targets Business Impact Candidates

Largest P.E.I. Draw of 2018 Targets Business Impact Candidates

Prince Edward Island’s latest immigration draw saw the largest batch of business candidates in 2018 receive invitations to apply. The province issued 50 invitations to apply under its Business Impact category in the July 19 draw. There were also 75 invites issued to skilled worker candidates in the Labour Impact and Express Entry categories. Which…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Revamped Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) to Accept 1,900 New Applications

Revamped Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) to Accept 1,900 New Applications

  Quebec’s immigration ministry has announced it will accept 1,900 new applications for the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program, starting September 15, 2018. The revamped QIIP features increased investment and net worth requirements for the first time in nearly 8 years. Quebec formally passed significant changes to its immigration system on July 18, 2018. Read More…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Issues New Batch of Entrepreneur Immigration Invitations

Saskatchewan Issues New Batch of Entrepreneur Immigration Invitations

A new batch of Entrepreneur stream candidates has been issued invitations to apply for Saskatchewan immigration. The July 18 draw saw 187 invited issued to candidates scoring between 100 and 135 points. The average score was 105. It was the fourth largest draw in the history of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program’s Entrepreneur stream. Saskatchewan…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Quebec and St Kitts: Investment Immigration Trailblazers

Quebec and St Kitts: Investment Immigration Trailblazers

Two of the oldest investment immigration streams in the global residence through investment industry are the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program and the St Kitts & Nevis Immigrant Investor Program.  Comparing a residency program to a citizenship program may seem of limited value. But given the history of the two programs and the vast differences between…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Revamped Quebec Investor Program To Launch In August

Revamped Quebec Investor Program To Launch In August

The Quebec immigration ministry (MIDI) has announced that the new Quebec Immigrant Investor Program will open on August 2, 2018. Quebec Immigration Minister David Heurtel made the announcement on Twitter after the regulation was passed on Tuesday, July 3. Heurtel also announced that effective August 2nd, Quebec will begin its new declaration of interest immigration…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Canada’s Provincial Immigrants Have Right Of Free Movement

Canada’s Provincial Immigrants Have Right Of Free Movement

Canada’s federal government and its provinces equally share the right to legislate in the field of immigration. Since the Quebec government acquired exclusive rights to establish its own policies and programs in 1981, all of the provinces and territories have implemented their own programs to select immigrants. But what is the implication when a province…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Business Candidates and Skilled Workers Get PEI Invitations

Business Candidates and Skilled Workers Get PEI Invitations

Business immigration candidates and skilled workers and were invited in a new draw for Prince Edward Island immigration. The June 21 draw saw 135 candidates invited under three categories: Business Impact Labour Impact Express Entry There were 60 Labour Impact invites issued and 43 Business Impact invites. The 32 invited from the Express Entry Pool…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Nova Scotia Immigration Issues Invites To New Batch of Entrepreneurs

Nova Scotia Immigration Issues Invites To New Batch of Entrepreneurs

New draws under Nova Scotia immigration’s Entrepreneur and Graduate Entrepreneur streams took place on June 26, 2018. The Entrepreneur draw saw 22 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 120 points. The previous draw, on May 21 2018, saw 18 Invitations to Apply issued and a minimum score…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News The draw of moving to Canada, the relatively low investment requirement and the stability of that investment make the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) one of the world’s most appealing

Quebec vs Cyprus: Two Very Different Investment Programs

The Cyprus investment immigration program has become so successful that it warrants comparison with some of the foremost programs in the world. Programs for residence and citizenship on the island nation have drawn billions in investment, with the key benefit of access to the European Union. The Cyprus Residence Investor Program is vastly different to…

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ITAs to New Batch Of Entrepreneurs For Nova Scotia Immigration

New draws under Nova Scotia immigration’s Entrepreneur and Graduate Entrepreneur streams took place on May 21, 2018. The Entrepreneur draw saw 18 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 123 points. The previous draw, on March 27 2018, saw 22 Invitations to Apply issued and a minimum score…

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Invest Your Way Into Canada or Britain Via QIIP and UK Tier 1 Investor

The UK Tier 1 Investor and the Quebec Investor  represent investment immigration avenues to permanent residence in two of the most sought-after countries in the world. They are in direct competition given the economically-developed status of the UK and Canada. A recent increase in threshold for the QIIP means the investment requirements for both are similar, although the UK program…

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Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Has Key Advantages Over U.S. EB-5

Two of the world’s most popular residence-by-investment immigration programs are the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program and the U.S. EB-5. Both offer permanent residence – in Canada and the U.S. respectively – to high net worth individuals in exchange for significant investment. Here, we review the two programs and compare their advantages and disadvantages for high net worth candidates…

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Compared: Quebec Immigration Investor Program Versus Portugal Golden Visa

In the competitive world of residence-by- investment immigration, the Portugal Golden Visa program is regularly talked about as the foremost residency program in Europe. How does the Quebec QIIP Investor program stack up to one of the world’s more popular programs? Key differences between the two include Portugal’s wide range of investment options, compared to Quebec’s single stream. In…

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British Columbia Immigration Issues 15 Entrepreneur Invitations To Apply

The latest British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration draw saw invitations to apply issued to 15 business candidates. Candidates required a minimum score of 115 to qualify for an ITA through the draw, which took place on May 2, 2018. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: May 2, 2018 Draw Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued 02-May-18 Entrepreneur Immigration…

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Canada Investment Immigration: Quebec Investor To Cost More

The Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) is set to re-open in the third quarter of 2018 with an increased investment threshold and higher net worth requirement. The new program details were revealed in the latest regulation pre-publication and will feature an investment requirement of $1.2 million, up from $800,000. The qualifying net worth amount will increase to…

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Business Impact Candidates Invited To Apply for P.E.I. Immigration

Prince Edward Island immigration officials have invited a new batch of entrepreneurs to apply for immigration under the province’s Business Impact category. The April 19 draw saw 17 Business Impact candidates invited to apply for P.E.I. immigration. The invites were part of a three-category draw that saw a total of 169 candidates invited to apply,…

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Saskatchewan a Solid Option for Entrepreneur Immigration Candidates

The popular Saskatchewan immigration Entrepreneur stream is becoming an increasing SINP priority after another draw featuring high Expression of Interest numbers. The latest draw, conducted on April 18, 2018, saw 231 Entrepreneur candidates issued with Expressions of Interest, meaning the total EOIs for the last three draws eclipses the combined total for the seven before…

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Ontario Immigration Invites New Batch Of Entrepreneur Candidates

  a new draw for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program’s Entrepreneur Stream has been conducted. The draw, conducted on April 16, 2018, saw the OINP issue 13 Invitations to Apply to candidates, with a minimum score of 132. The Ontario Entrepreneur Stream is one of two business categories operated by Canada’s largest province, the other…

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Entrepreneur Immigration Draw Planned By Saskatchewan

The latest draw of Saskatchewan’s Entrepreneur stream will be conducted by the province’s immigration office on Wednesday, April 18. Potential business immigration candidates are advised to get their expressions of interest in urgently if they wish to be considered in this draw. The previous Entrepreneur stream draw took place on January 17, 2018. The Saskatchewan Immigration Nominee…

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Business Draws for Entrepreneurs and Graduates Conducted by Nova Scotia

New draws under Nova Scotia’s Entrepreneur and Graduate Entrepreneur streams were conducted on March 27, 2018. The Entrepreneur draw saw 22 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 108 points. The previous draw, on February 20, 2018, also saw 22 Invitations to Apply issued and a minimum score…

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Business Impact Program Endorsement Requests Flood into P.E.I Communities

Increased workload under the local endorsement requirement of the Prince Edward Island Business Impact Program is causing problems for small towns. Officials say they are inundated with extra workload after 14 P.E.I. communities were given responsibility for endorsing applications from entrepreneurs and investors. It means local officials must receive applications and conduct interviews, before deciding…

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Increased Net Worth and Investment Requirements for Quebec Immigrant Investor Program

Important changes to the net worth and investment threshold under the popular Quebec Immigrant Investor Program have been announced by Quebec immigration authorities. Under the changes, candidates must possess a legally acquired net worth of $2 million, up from the previous $1.6 million. Candidates must also invest a minimum $1.2 million over five years instead of…

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Latest Entrepreneur Immigration Draw Conducted by British Columbia Immigration

The latest draw for the British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration stream saw 11 candidates issued with invitations to apply. Candidates required a minimum score of 113 to qualify for an ITA through the draw, which took place on March 21, 2018. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: March 21, 2018 Draw Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued 21-Mar-18 Entrepreneur Immigration…

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Business Candidates Invited To Apply Through Ontario Immigration Entrepreneur Stream

A new draw for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program’s Entrepreneur Stream has been conducted by OINP officials. The draw, conducted on March 14, 2018, saw the OINP issue 10 Invitations to Apply to candidates, with a minimum score of 135. The Ontario Entrepreneur Stream is one of two business categories operated by Canada’s largest province,…

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First Expression of Interest Draws Conducted by Prince Edward Island

The first draws under Prince Edward Island immigration’s new Expression of Interest system have been conducted by authorities. Two rounds of invitations have been issued under the province’s Labour Impact/Express Entry and Business Impact categories. In the most recent draw, conducted on March 15, 2018, 79 candidates were invited to apply. The number included 72…

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Nova Scotia Immigration Issues ITAs to 22 Business Candidates

The latest draw under the Nova Scotia immigration Entrepreneur stream took place on February 20, 2018. The draw saw 22 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 100 points. The previous draw, on January 16, 2018, saw 27 Invitations to Apply issued and a minimum score of 91…

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Quebec Immigrant Investor Program: Candidates With Strong French Language Can Still Apply

The successful Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) is still accepting applications from candidates with advanced intermediate French language skills. Candidates with strong French language have until March 31 to submit their applications to the popular passive investment immigration program. They must be able to demonstrate an intermediate to advanced level of French language proficiency through…

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Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Application Window Set To Close

This means potential candidates have a week left to apply for the popular passive investment immigration program. The QIIP is the only passive investment program of its kind in Canada and the second largest in North America after the EB-5 program in the United States. Under the 2017/2018 subscription period, Quebec is accepting a maximum…

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Ottawa Can Stop Quebec Immigrant Investors Moving to Vancouver and Toronto: Here is How

Vancouver and Toronto are receiving thousands of wealthy candidates who arrive in Canada via the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP). These high net worth individuals are using the QIIP as a back door to Canada’s two most popular cities, and are being blamed for driving up the housing markets in both major metropolitan areas. Both have introduced…

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Business Candidates Invited to Apply For Ontario Immigration’s Entrepreneur Stream

A new draw for the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program’s Entrepreneur Stream has been conducted by Ontario immigration officials. The draw, conducted on February 6, 2018, saw the OINP issue 13 Invitations to Apply to candidates, with a minimum score of 137. Ontario Entrepreneur Stream Draw Draw Date Invitations to Apply Lowest Score 06-Feb-18 13 137…

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Nova Scotia Immigration Conducts First Entrepreneur Draw of 2018

Nova Scotia immigration officials conducted the latest draw under its Entrepreneur stream on January 16, 2018. The draw saw 27 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 91 points. The previous draw, on December 19, 2017, also saw 27 Invitations to Apply issued and the same score of…

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British Columbia Conducts First Entrepreneur Draw of 2018

British Columbia immigration officials issued invitations to apply to 15 candidates under the latest draw for the province’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 115 to qualify for an ITA through the draw, which took place on January 17, 2018. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: January 17, 2018 Draw Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued…

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Entrepreneur Candidates Invited To Apply For Nova Scotia Immigration

The latest draw under the Nova Scotia immigration Entrepreneur stream took place on December 19, 2017. The draw saw 27 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 91 points. The previous draw, on November 15, 2017, saw 24 Invitations to Apply issued and the same score of 91…

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Canada Provincial NewsInvestment Immigration News Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Category: 2022 Draw Dates Published

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Immigration Draw To Happen On Wednesday, January 17

The latest draw of the Saskatchewan immigration Entrepreneur stream will be conducted on Wednesday, January 17. Potential business immigration candidates are advised to get their expressions of interest in urgently if they wish to be considered in this draw. The previous Entrepreneur stream draw took place on October 31, 2017. The Saskatchewan Immigration Nominee Program (SINP) draw saw…

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Canada’s Provincial Business Immigration Programs Turning to a Conditional Two-Step Process

By: Colin Singer Canada’s provinces are moving away from a direct path to Canada for wealthy immigrants and instead, turning to two-step immigration programs aimed at entrepreneurs looking to establish businesses and be granted Canadian permanent residence. Increasingly, provincial entrepreneur programs require candidates to spend up to two years in Canada on a conditional temporary…

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Entrepreneurs Invited to Apply for British Columbia Business Immigration Stream

Invitations to apply were issued to 11 candidates under the latest draw for the British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 115 to qualify for an ITA through the draw, which took place on November 29, 2017. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: November 29, 2017 Draw Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued 01-Nov-17 Entrepreneur…

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Nova Scotia Immigration Invites 24 Entrepreneurs To Apply In Latest Draw

The latest draw of the Nova Scotia immigration Entrepreneur stream took place on November 15, 2017. The draw saw 24 candidates issued with Invitations to Apply for Nova Scotia immigration, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 91 points. The previous draw, on October 10, 2017, saw 12 Invitations to Apply issued and a score of 97…

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New Business Investor Stream For Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program has launched a new Business Investor Stream, featuring two updated pathways to Canada permanent residence. The new Business Investor Stream replaces the former Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program – Business stream. The stream is now closed for Expressions of Interest, and will reopen after the changes have been implemented at the…

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British Columbia Immigration Conducts Latest Draw for Business Candidates

The latest British Columbia immigration draw saw 12 candidates invited to apply for the BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 117 to qualify for an ITA through the draw, which took place on November 1, 2017. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: November 1, 2017 Draw Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued 01-Nov-17 Entrepreneur…

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New Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Immigration Draw On Tuesday, October 31

The Saskatchewan immigration office will conduct the latest draw of the province’s Entrepreneur stream on Tuesday, October 31. Potential business immigration candidates are advised to get their expressions of interest in urgently if they wish to be considered in this draw. The previous Entrepreneur stream draw took place on July 19, 2017. The Saskatchewan Immigration…

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British Columbia Immigration Conducts New Draw For Business Candidates

September 11, 2017 – The latest British Columbia business immigration draw saw 12 candidates invited to apply under the province’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 119 to qualify for an ITA for the draw, which took place on September 27, 2017. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: September 27, 2017 Draw Date Category Minimum Score…

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31 Business Candidates Invited To Apply For Manitoba Immigration

The month of September saw 31 invitations to apply issued to candidates under the Manitoba immigration business stream. The scores required ranged from 90 to 95. A total of 21 ITAs were issued to candidates scoring 90 points, with the rest going to those scoring more than the lower threshold for the stream, part of…

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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…

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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…

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British Columbia Immigration Invites Entrepreneur Candidates

The latest British Columbia immigration draw saw 9 candidates invited to apply under the province’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 120 to qualify for an ITA for the draw, which took place on August 31, 2017. British Columbia Entrepreneur Immigration: August 31, 2017 Draw Date Category Minimum Score Invites Issued 31-Aug-17 Entrepreneur Immigration…

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Manitoba Immigration Business Stream Issues 27 Invitations to Apply

The month of August saw 27 invitations to apply issued to candidates under the Manitoba immigration business stream. The scores required ranged from 90 to 100. Seventeen ITAs were issued to candidates scoring 89 points, with the rest going to those scoring more than the lower threshold for the stream, part of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee…

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Manitoba Immigration Issues 40 Business Invitations For July

The month of July saw 40 invitations to apply issued to candidates under the Manitoba immigration business stream. The scores required ranged from 89 to 97. Three ITAs were issued to candidates scoring 89 points, with the rest going to those scoring more than the lower threshold for the stream, part of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee…

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