Alberta International Graduate Entrepreneur Immigration Stream

Starting or Acquiring a Business in Alberta The International Graduate Entrepreneur Immigration Stream (IGEIS) allows qualified international graduates from Alberta post-secondary institutions who want to start or acquire an existing business in Alberta to be nominated for Permanent Residence in Canada as an entrepreneur in Alberta. Why is this program important for Alberta? It encourages international [...]

By |2020-10-26T17:20:43-06:00October 26th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

CIVS Congratulates Another Hong Kong Business Owner Operator Approval – October 26, 2020

October 26, 2020 Sean G McKinsley, Managing Partner and Nikola Misina, Partner, Canada Immigration and Visa Services, proudly congratulates our friend, client and neighbor for her approval in Calgary, Alberta as being granted High Wage LMIA approvals under the Owner Operator category of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. Jamie is a Hong Kong national and [...]

By |2020-10-26T17:28:34-06:00October 26th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

Special Bulletin from CIVS: Back to Back to Back to Back Owner Operator LMIA and PR LMIA Approvals

October 24, 2020 Sean G McKinsley, Managing Partner and Nikola Misina, Partner, Canada Immigration and Visa Services, proudly congratulate our clients for their approvals in Alberta and British Columbia as for being granted High Wage LMIA approvals under the Owner Operator category of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program and Permanent Residence (PR) LMIA Approvals of the [...]

By |2020-10-24T12:08:50-06:00October 24th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

Alberta Immigration Program: Rural Renewal Immigration Program

The Rural Renewal Immigration Program prioritizes AINP (Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program) applications from foreign nationals who are committed to living and working in smaller communities throughout Alberta. As per Jason Kenney, 32,000 newcomers could come into Alberta through this program. Just like the Morden Community Initiative program of Manitoba which the Rural Renewal program is based on, it has been reported that 20% of all new [...]

Alberta Immigration Program: Rural Entrepreneur Immigration Program

This Rural Entrepreneur Immigration Program would allow communities to pair with immigrants who want to start and manage their businesses in small towns. As per Minister Kenney, “Rural communities are facing population and stagnation and decline.” “This is exacerbated by many older business owners not having interested buyers to take over their businesses.” With this program, immigrants can have at least 51% [...]

Alberta Immigration Program: International Student Entrepreneur Program

The International Student Entrepreneur Program will allow foreign graduates of Alberta post-secondary institutions to start or acquire their own business with a provincial nomination pathway to permanent residency. Foreign business owners and entrepreneurs who create jobs for Albertans and improve the economic activity of this province will have a pathway to permanently resettle here. When an international student [...]

Four New Provincial Alberta Immigration Nominee Programs

https://youtu.be/0Mz5EFPTS-E   The province of Alberta as outlined in the UCP Platform (Government of Alberta) mandate is soon ready to announce four (4) new Alberta Provincial Immigration Programs that will operate through the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) and Alberta Express Entry. We are excited to share our thoughts and understanding of each program [...]

Alberta Immigration Program: Foreign Graduate Startup Visa

This is one of the most exciting proposed programs that truly has the capability to position Alberta as a world leader in IT and Technology Startups. The proposed Foreign Graduate Startup Visa Program is designed to offer a fast track pathway to Canadian Permanent Residency for foreign graduates of top American universities who wish to launch their startup in Alberta. There are countless, highly educated, brilliant foreign graduates of top universities in the United States, from some of the most elite [...]

Canada Immigration and Visa Services (CIVS), proudly announces the following appointments and promotions

Sean G McKinsley, Managing Partner and Nikola Misina, Senior Partner, Canada Immigration and Visa Services (CIVS), proudly announce the following appointments and promotions. CIVS is a national immigration and business development practice proudly serving clients through our British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and India offices.  Appointment: Ms. Victoria H Anderson, Executive Director | Vancouver, British Columbia  [...]

By |2020-10-17T13:07:54-06:00October 17th, 2020|Blog Post|0 Comments

Special Bulletin: CIVS Clients Receive Back to Back LMIA Approvals This Week – October 6 2020

Nikola Misina, Partner, Canada Immigration and Visa Services, proudly congratulates our clients for all the LMIA approvals in Revelstoke, British Columbia as being granted PR LMIA  for the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. Our clients were approved back-to-back-to-back-to-back-to-back for the week ending October 6, 2020. It's our privilege to now assist our clients in applying for [...]

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