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.
Express Entry system and online checks for travellers from visa-exempt countries among upcoming changes.
Department-generated list suggests nearly $1.5 million spent, but spokesperson says it’s less.
Looking back over 2014 it is encouraging to see that many Canadians have stayed true to Canada’s reputation of generosity for refugees, despite discouraging signals from our political leaders.
Canada points to problems with St. Kitts & Nevis' immigrant investor program.
Departmental report shows 45 per cent drop in approved claims, just as feds forced to reinstate coverage.
Why we don’t need a list of safe countries to make Canada’s refugee system work quickly and fairly.