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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 start of 2018. The new ... Read More »

Government Ready to Raise Bahamas Investment Threshold to BS$750,000

The Bahamas government says it has agreed in principle to increase the threshold of the Bahamas Investor Residence Visa from BS$500,000 to BS$750,000. There are also plans to reintroduce a fast-track option, where candidates making real estate investments of BS$1.5 million or more would get their residency processed in 21 days. No indication has been given of when the changes ... Read More »

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 Immigration 117 12 Source: https://welcomebc.ca The ... Read More »

$18m Withheld From Investor Immigrants in Prince Edward Island

Investor immigrants to Prince Edward Island had $18 million withheld by the provincial government for failed to meet the requirements of the program by which they entered Canada. Some 177 candidates for the province’s 100 per cent ownership stream had up to $200,000 withheld under the terms of the agreement signed with the province. The vast majority of those P.E.I. ... Read More »

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Draw Sees 265 Invited To Apply

Saskatchewan conducted its largest-ever Entrepreneur Stream immigration draw, inviting 265 candidates to apply on Tuesday, October 31. It was the first time more than 200 candidates have been invited in a single draw, with statistics dating back to 2015. Business immigration candidates required an average Expression of Interest score of 100. The lowest marked candidate scored 80 points, while the ... Read More »