Entrepreneurs and New Businesses Coming To Canada Through Start-Up Visa Program

Entrepreneurs and New Businesses Coming To Canada Through Start-Up Visa Program

Donald Trump’s move to end a similar program in the U.S. is driving candidates to Canada’s Start-Up Visa Program. Federal government figures show 200 Start-Up Visa Program candidates have been approved for Canada permanent residence since February. These 200 candidates have created 130 new businesses in Canada through the program. Read More Permanent Start-Up Visa…

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

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…

How Canada’s Business Immigrants Are Bucking A Global Trend

How Canada’s Business Immigrants Are Bucking A Global TrenHow Canada’s Business Immigrants Are Bucking A Global Trend

Canada’s business immigrants buck the trend seen in other developed countries by running their businesses for at least as long as their Canadian-born counterparts. That is one of the central findings of a Statistics Canada study into immigrant entrepreneurs in Canada. Research found that 80 per cent of immigrant owners of private companies were still…