A “needless concession” a few years ago is today a political necessity, only the victims have changed.
Instead of punishing the companies involved, the federal government decided to deal with the problems by acting against defenceless workers.
Thousands could be forced to leave starting April 1.
Hungarian, Slovak ambassadors say claimants from their countries are taking advantage of Canada’s asylum system. Close to half of finalized claims accepted.
Feds pushed a law to let provinces and territories decide on minimum residency requirements, but no provincial leader directly says they will.
Canada cites other concerns about high immigration violation rates, asylum claims from Caribbean island state.
Department partners with Canadian Tire, Maple Leaf Sports and the NHL to enhance citizenship ceremonies and boost marketing channels.
Nearly half of all Torontonians are immigrants. Many rely on grassroots settlement programs to help them get back on their feet after fleeing trauma. For those serving them, it’s not just a job, but a way of life and an experience they may have lived themselves.
Contractor didn't meet privacy, security standards before eight-day closure last year: CIC.
Critics of the Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration program say it failed to protect returnees.
Advocates surprised by high number of privately sponsored refugees.
Department-generated list suggests nearly $1.5 million spent, but spokesperson says it’s less.