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…

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…

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…

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…