The Entrepreneur Program is meant for people with business experience who can effectively manage a Canadian business which in turn has a positive effect on the Canadian economy and opens doors for employment to Canadian inhabitants.
The prospective applicant should be one who contributes to Canada’s economy and helps create employment opportunities. This stream is also the path to obtaining Permanent Residence status in the country.
However please note that as of July 1, 2011, there is a pause on this specific program.
Contact an experienced immigration consultant to know of such opportunities.
Business people and those with prior business experience can apply under this stream. The prospective applicant must also qualify for the minimum net worth criterion and must consider opening or expanding business in any province or territory in Canada except for Quebec.
Additionally, there are equity requirements under the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program which also must be fulfilled.
Here are some questions you need to ask your immigration consultant before applying for the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program.
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