Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Syrian Refugee Program Sparks Political Push To Help Others

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Politics

The House of Commons immigration committee is holding an unprecedented series of summer meetings examining how to use immigration policy to help anyone, not just refugees, displaced by conflict come to Canada.

Government Website Sows Confusion Over Liberal Immigration Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.04.2016 | Canada Politics

But the government says there's nothing to worry about.

B.C. Trade Missions Fail To Deliver The Bang For The Buck

Dermod Travis | Posted 11.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

For those not counting, there have been eight B.C. trade missions to China alone in the last 18 months. Forests minister Steve Thomson is set to leave on a ninth mission this Friday. Trade missions aren't cheap, they set the B.C. government back $767,000 in 2014 and that doesn't include the bill for local governments, universities and other agencies.

Canada Must Accept More Syrian Refugees: NDP, Liberals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.05.2016 | Canada Politics

Paul Dewar says Canada can't afford to wait until the federal election is over to start bringing in its share of refugees.

B.C. ESL Will Continue: Feds

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Citizenship and Immigration Canada says federal English-as-a-second-language programs for new British Columbians will continue despite the ...

The Wimpy Numbers Behind Kenney's "Great Immigration Crackdown?"

Rachel Décoste | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

On Monday, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Jason Kenney announced that the federal government had started the process of revoking the citizenship of 3,100 people suspected of lying to immigration officials in a highly publicized press conference.Fiscally conscious Canadians, who appreciate arithmetic, can see through this ideological contrivance.

Mom Without Medicare Gives Birth In Vancouver Hotel

CBC | Posted 04.28.2012 | Canada Business

A Scottish woman married to a Canadian wound up having their baby in a hotel room — across the street from a Vancouver hospital — after she couldn...

Rachel Mendleson

Canada Better Off Focusing On Economic Migrants, Study Finds

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 10.29.2011 | Canada Business

As Citizenship and Immigration Canada conducts ongoing public consultations on the mix and number of immigrants the country should take in, a pioneeri...