Finding out about Québec and the business environment
There are many good reasons for choosing to live and do business in Québec.
By learning as much as you can before you arrive, you will spare yourself unpleasant
surprises or disappointments. Your immigration and business plans will rest
on a surer footing as a result.
Doing business in Québec
To businesspeople eager to explore new horizons, Québec offers a diversified,
dynamic, modern and outward-looking economy, a highly skilled labour force,
competitive operating costs and an advantageous corporate tax system.
Living in Québec
Immigrating also means sharing the values of the host society. Before deciding
to immigrate to Québec, make sure you understand the values of Québec
society and are prepared to live by them.
Don’t hesitate to find out about all aspects of life in Québec
and share the knowledge with your family members who will be accompanying you.
Among other things, learn about:
- Québec society, its values, openness to diversity, and the rights
and responsibilities of its residents, including immigrants. Society and Common values
- the French language, which is the common language of public life and is
spoken by over 80% of the population. French
- the advantages of living in Québec, the quality of life, the cost
of living, safety and its many attractions. Why
- Québec’s characteristics with respect to health services,
the school system, child care services, income security, tax obligations,
etc. See Daily
life in Québec
- other subjects of interest: history, politics, the rights of women and
children, cultural communities, religion, climate, culture, main leisure activities
and seasons. Society, Common values and Daily
life in Québec