Tag: immigration

Canada: Federal Program – rural and northern immigration pilot

Canada: Federal Program – Rural And Northern Immigration Pilot Last Updated: January 31 2019 Article by Jennifer McRae Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP Your LinkedIn Connections at Firm On January 24, 2019 Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (“IRCC”) launched a new pilot program called the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (the “RNIP”). The RNIP is a community driven program […]

Canada: DUI offences and Canadian immigration

Canada: DUI Offences And Canadian Immigration Last Updated: January 31 2019 Article by Daniel C. Lee Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP Your LinkedIn Connections at Firm http://www.mondaq.com/canada/x/776832/work+visas/DUI+Offences+and+Canadian+Immigration There has been a change to how DUI offences are classified in Canada, further preventing entry into Canada of US individuals with DUI convictions. In the past, foreign workers from […]

Conservative MP invokes Marrisa Shen’s murder in call for immigration screening review

Conservative MP invokes Marrisa Shen’s murder in call for immigration screening review Michelle Rempel made the announcement in Burnaby South with her party’s byelection candidate Kelvin Gawley / Burnaby Now JANUARY 20, 2019 11:55 AM MP Michelle Rempel speaks at a press conference in Burnaby South alongside Burnaby South Conservative candidate Jay Shin (left) and MP […]

Tory leader Scheer promises more autonomy for Quebec on immigration

Tory leader Scheer promises more autonomy for Quebec on immigration Scheer makes election pitch to Quebec https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/tory-leader-scheer-promises-more-autonomy-for-quebec-on-immigration-1.4262397 Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press Published Monday, January 21, 2019 1:33PM EST  Last Updated Monday, January 21, 2019 5:02PM EST MONTREAL — Quebec will be given more autonomy over immigration if the federal Conservatives win October’s election, party […]

Candice Malcolm: Canada is losing control on immigration

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government has rolled out the red carpet for migrants illegally crossing into Canada. The government holds their hand and treats them like they’re staying at an all-inclusive resort. Through its actions and its programs, the Trudeau government is encouraging migrants to break our laws and jump the immigration queue.   https://www.therebel.media/watch-candice-malcolm-true-north-canada-justin-trudeau-losing-control-immigration

Ipsos poll shows Canadians have concerns about immigration

Ipsos poll shows Canadians have concerns about immigration By Jessica Vomiero and Andrew Russell Global News https://globalnews.ca/news/4794797/canada-negative-immigration-economy-ipsos/ An Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for Global News shows Canadian have concerns about immigration in Canada. Here are the facts. – A A + Listen Canadians have stronger negative feelings about immigration in 2018 than they did in 2017, a new poll from Ipsos reveals, but some […]

Ottawa to spend $113 million on pre-arrival services for new immigrants

Ottawa to spend $113 million on pre-arrival services for new immigrants Facebook Twitter Reddit LinkedIn The money is meant to make it easier for new Canadians to find work and settle in Elise von Scheel · CBC News · Posted: Jan 03, 2019 3:09 PM ET | Last Updated: January 3 https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/immigration-hussen-trudeau-funding-1.4964943 Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen was in Vancouver […]