People from around the globe have deemed the Canadian brand one of the best in the world.
The rankings were based on 20,035 online interviews conducted with adults over the age of 18 in 20 countries.
Canada placed first in three of the six individual categories that were used to rank the 50 countries — immigration and investment, people and governance. It was also the only nation in the top five that improved its standing in governance, culture, and tourism.
This is the second year in a row that Canada ranked first for immigration and investment, which considers a country’s power to attract people to live, work or study as well as perceptions of its quality of life and business environment.
The immigration and investment score is based on five “composite attributes” — work and live, quality of life, educational qualifications, invest in business, and equality in society.
Below are the 3 provinces that provide great opportunity to entrepreneurs by providing the best investor and entrepreneur programs for Immigrants.
Located on Canada’s east coast, Nova Scotia offers companies unique operating benefits and advantages. As a result, world-leading companies, such as NTT Data and Mitsubishi UFG, are locating and expanding in Nova Scotia, Canada, and benefitting from:
- Strategic geographic location close to the United States and Europe with world-class infrastructure.
- Highly skilled and educated workforce.
- Competitive business costs and one of the most generous R&D tax incentives in the industrialized world.
- Enviable quality of life featuring public healthcare, clean air, and waterways.
- Growing industry sectors including Information Communication Technology, Oceans, Financial Services, and Digital Media among others.
Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Program, the Entrepreneur Stream is for experienced business owners or senior business managers who want to live in Nova Scotia. They must start a new business or buy an existing business and must actively participate in the day-to-day management of the business.
New Brunswick has a number of business organizations that can help you do business by providing useful information, events and networking opportunities. Joining your local chamber of commerce or board of trade will connect you to your business community through events, forums and informational sessions. These groups are active advocates of a strong and profitable economic environment.
The NBPNP (New Brunswick – PNP investor program) is a provincial immigration program made possible through an agreement with the Government of Canada. As an economic program, the NBPNP selects, and nominates, qualified business people from around the world who will own and actively manage a business that contributes to the New Brunswick economy and may create jobs.
British Columbia, Canada is an attractive location to start a business or expand existing operations. A stable, welcoming government has streamlined regulations and developed a competitive tax regime. Combined with a dependable legal system and top-ranked quality of life, British Columbia is an optimal location for business opportunities in North America and around the world.
The BC Entrepreneur Program provides an opportunity for qualified individuals and families to move to the Canadian Province of British Columbia and operate their own small business. The program is part of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) and is best suited for experienced business owners and managers who have the financial ability and knowledge to create or improve a Canadian business. The program’s objective is to stimulate economic growth and create jobs in British Columbia.
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