[thechat] best place to live

Martin martin at members.evolt.org
Wed Jul 11 13:46:01 CDT 2001

Tony Crockford wrote on 11/7/01 4:47 pm

>> > >1. Norway
>> > >2. Australia
>> > >3. Canada
>> > >4. Sweden
>> > >5. Belgium
>Just how easy is it to move from the UK to one of these places and find
>freelance web work?
>Is it actually possible?


>What's the Oz immigration policy now?
>Will Canada let me work freelance?

There are companies who will handle either of these for you.

For Canada, there's a points system - you get points for
* Being young
* Being educated (and hitech is *good*)
* Having close relatives there
* Not being poor
and a bunch of other stuff.

If you get over the threshold, you're in.

Freelance in Canada might be tricky, but if you were
founding a *business* likely to employ Canadians, you're


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