Vancouver, British Columbia Pilot Program for Entrepreneur Immigrants Qualifications | Evelyn Ackah | Vancouver Immigration Lawyer

British Columbia announced a new pilot program for entrepreneur immigrants 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 move to Canada to start businesses, create jobs and settle in regional BC centres, and contribute to their local economy. The BC…

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Updates To Canadian Immigration Law – Ackah Law November 2018 Newsletter November 21, 2018 Ackah Law Immigration Services Promotion Economic Immigration: Canada’s Economic Immigration Programs Give Us an Advantage Over the US, says Trudeau Study Visa: Foreign Students are Strengthening Canada’s Educational System and Economy + More

Australian Work Holiday Visa Increased to Age 35 | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Recent changes to Canada’s IEC program mean the Australian work holiday visa increased to age 35, from the previous maximum age of 30, for Australians to get visas to work and travel in Canada. Canadians aged 18 to 35 can work and travel to Australia through the International Experience Canada (IEC) program. Canada has agreements with…

Canada Permanent Residents Convicted of a Crime Face Deportation | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canadian Permanent Residents are not entitled to the same rights and privileges as citizens. A recent Canada legal case involving a permanent resident convicted of robbing a bank highlighted that Canada Permanent Residents convicted of a crime face deportation. On appeal, the court reduced the original sentence of 18 months to 6 months so the bank teller…

Canada Will Welcome 350,000 Immigrants in 2021 | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

The Canadian government announced increased annual immigration admissions and Canada will welcome 350,000 immigrants in 2021, primarily via economic immigration programs to address skills shortages and gaps in the labour market. Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen discussed Canada’s three-year immigration plan in the announcement on October 31, 2018, and said that “economic immigration is badly needed in areas across the country that…

You Can Become a Canadian PR by December 2019 | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Do you want to become a Canadian Permanent Resident by December 2019? Here’s your opportunity:  Ackah Law is offering a 20% discount on all Express Entry Permanent Residence applications from November 1 – December 31, 2018  Make Canada your new home soon! The application process takes less than one year. Ackah Law offers flat free…

How Americans Can Move to Canada | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Are you concerned about the impact of recent elections in the United States? Are you an American who wants to move to Canada? Have you been thinking about moving to Canada and now want to make the leap up north? Do you want information on how Americans can move to Canada? Ackah Business Immigration Law…

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October 2018 Ackah Law Newsletter “Canada is a nation of immigrants. We’ve always had immigration as a key tool for economic growth and nation-building.” – Ahmed Hussen, Canadian Minister of Immigration • USMCA Overview: NAFTA 2.0 • USMCA: What Didn’t Happen • Should You Let Your Nexus Pass Expire Now That Canada Legalized Marijuana

How to Hire an Immigration Lawyer | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Immigration law is continuously evolving and requires diligence to be sure you have the most current information so you have the best chance to move to Canada and start your new life. It is important that you know how to hire an immigration lawyer so that you hire an experienced immigration expert to handle your…

Immigrants can help Canada's aging population and economy | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada’s aging population and economy are a major concern for the Canadian government: In 1971 there were 6.6 people of working age for each senior,  but by 2012 that ratio had gone to 4.2 to 1 and  projections show it will be at 2 to 1 by 2036.   Quebec’s new government came into office October 15, the Coalition Avenir Québec – QAC. Global News reports their…