QIIP / Business Immigration – the Quebec law firm specialized in business immigration by investment

COVID 19 -QIIP: twice more time to submit requested documents

Quebec Immigration Ministry (MIFI) announced today that, in the context of COVID-19, the Department has made the decision to modify the response time to all requests of documents. The usual period of 60 days is extended to 120 days from today, and until further notice.

By |2020-04-17T13:09:02+00:00April 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on COVID 19 -QIIP: twice more time to submit requested documents

Start-up Visa Program (SUV): immigrate fast to Canada by investment

Canada’s Start-up Visa Program targets immigrant entrepreneurs with the skills and potential to build businesses in Canada that: are innovative can create jobs for Canadians can compete on a global scale[1] Some of our clients had found it complex when reading first the SUV requirements, and they were under the impression that they could not [...]

By |2020-03-29T14:16:50+00:00March 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Start-up Visa Program (SUV): immigrate fast to Canada by investment

Cyprus

Cyprus, birthplace of Aphrodite, an island country of astonishing beauty. Cyprus is the 3rd largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and a full member of the European Union. It has beautiful clean beaches that’s close by and just an hour away, you can enjoy an afternoon walk high in the mountains.  With its subtropical climate, the [...]

By |2019-11-22T14:43:57+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cyprus

Antigua and Barbuda Passport now strongest in the OECS

Press Release From Citizenship By Investment Unit Antigua & Barbuda:   St John’s, 4 November 2019 …. The Antigua and Barbuda passport is now the strongest in the OECS sub-region of the Caribbean, offering visa free access to 165 jurisdictions across the world. Following new visa waiver agreements in recent months, with Russia, Kosovo, India, [...]

By |2019-11-05T15:06:07+00:00November 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Antigua and Barbuda Passport now strongest in the OECS

CANADIANS ELECT A MINORITY GOVERNMENT

The leader of the Liberal party Justin Trudeau holds on to the government but without the majority he previously held. The Liberals will need the supports of the other parties to govern.  This is not unusual in Canada and does not necessarily mean that we will have to go back to the polls in the [...]

By |2019-10-22T21:05:55+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CANADIANS ELECT A MINORITY GOVERNMENT

Cyprus: EU citizenship / PR against real estate investment

JTH is now offering a new destination for foreign investors interested in acquiring the citizenship of a European country: Cyprus. The conditions are simple and the process takes about 8 months. There are no linguistic requirements.  To be eligible one must make an investment of 2 Million € in one or more residential properties, including [...]

By |2019-11-06T20:09:51+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cyprus: EU citizenship / PR against real estate investment

Behind the name change from MIDI to MIFI: An opportunity to learn a new language

The MIDI has changed its name to emphasize its objective to give every new immigrant the opportunity to learn French, Quebec’ s official language. To this end, free French courses are offered to new immigrants, 16 years and older, whether in a classroom or on line; full or part-time; general or specialized by field of [...]

By |2019-11-06T20:14:33+00:00September 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Behind the name change from MIDI to MIFI: An opportunity to learn a new language

Public Hearings on Investor Program

On August 12, 2019, the Quebec Committee on Citizen Relations began a public consultation on Quebec Immigration planning for the 2020-2022 period, on the basis of the document tabled by the MIDI. An English version of the document can be found on the  Commission web site: http://www.assnat.qc.ca/en/travaux-parlementaires/commissions/CRC/consultations/consultation-555-20190607.html   If you want to follow the proceedings [...]

By |2019-08-13T20:46:55+00:00August 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Public Hearings on Investor Program

World tour conferences -Los Angeles

Dear all, I am moderator and speaker at Uglobal Immigration Expo Los Angeles on July 18th and 19th 2019. I shall provide updates on the QIIP and US EB5, in the context of growing competition between different schemes of immigration by investment. If you would like to discuss possible collaboration regarding immigrating to Canada or US by [...]

By |2019-07-19T20:44:37+00:00July 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on World tour conferences -Los Angeles

Breaking news– QIIP closed September 1st to October 31st 2019 except for French-speaking applicants

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) submission period is maintained until August 31, 2019, except for French-speaking applicant who can submit their files until October 31st, 2019. For non-French speaking applicants, it will not be possible to submit an application between September 1st and October 31st 2019. From November 1st 2019 onward, there is no indication if or when the QIIP [...]

By |2019-05-31T19:22:31+00:00May 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Breaking news– QIIP closed September 1st to October 31st 2019 except for French-speaking applicants