Canadian Passports

Passport Canada May Make Big Job Cuts

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The agency that issues passports to Canadians is projecting a quarter of its workforce could be cut as it rolls out new chip-embedded, 10-yea...

Your Passport Is Going To Be More Expensive

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Travel

OTTAWA - The cost of getting a Canadian passport is going up significantly in the new year.Without the fee increases, Passport Canada would not be abl...

Canadian Passports Set To Go High Tech

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 09.10.2013 | Canada Travel

Get ready Canada, your passport is about go high tech. The new passport, dubbed the ePassport by the Government of Canada, is set to make its debut...

How 2010's Disasters Cost Canada

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Earthquakes, explosions and mudslides blew a hole in Foreign Affairs' budget for consular services to Canadians last year, creating the first...

Yemen's Saleh Has Signed at Last. Now What?

Qais Ghanem, MD | Posted 01.29.2012 | Canada
Qais Ghanem, MD

While the representatives of the government and of the opposition signed in glum seriousness, Saleh appeared to smile and joke throughout the process of signing his documents. He had every reason to be so cheerful.

Ottawa Troubled By Use Of Canadian Passports By Russian Spies: Documents

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Russian intelligence service's illegal use of the Canadian passport poses a "troubling threat" to the travel document's integrity, newly ...

New Canadian Passports Coming Soon

CP | Jonathan Montpetit, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Canada is finally set to join the rest of the G8 in issuing electronically secure passports but security experts warn the new documents are...