Canada Needs More Foreign Talent

Canada Needs More Foreign Talent | Evelyn Ackah | Calgary Immigration Lawyer

Canada is actively recruiting foreign MBAs and entrepreneurs to help grow the economy in the face of a declining birth rate. A Bloomberg report says Canada needs more foreign talent to help power the nation’s economic boom. With a 60% jump in international students in Canada, to about 570,000 in 2018, Canada is trying to […]

British Columbia Announces 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration Pilot Program

British Columbia Announces 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration Pilot Program | Evelyn Ackah | Vancouver Immigration Lawyer

Canadian province British Columbia announced a new immigrant entrepreneur pilot program to launch in 2019. BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot is a 2-year program that will launch in early 2019 to attract foreign entrepreneurs with a desire to start businesses, create jobs and settle in regional BC centres, and contribute to their local economy. The BC PNP […]

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Strengthen Canada’s Economy

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Strengthen Canada's Economy | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Immigrant entrepreneurs strengthen Canada’s economy and international trade according to a new report by the Conference Board of Canada. Business immigrants need additional support and resources in order to succeed. “Immigrant entrepreneurs underperform compared with their Canadian-born counterparts”, according to the study. Immigrant entrepreneurs are ideal to help strengthen Canada’s international trade agenda with their: […]