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The latest news and announcements on immigration, resettlement and settlement in Canada

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) – Government of Canada

The Government of Canada has created a website that includes the current outbreak information, health, financial and economic supports. For...

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Program delivery instructions – Government of Canada

The Government of Canada has released program delivery instructions inform IRCC and Canada Border Services Agency staff on the procedures...

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News Release: Canada announces plan to continue growing the economy and creating middle class jobs through responsible increases in newcomers – Government of Canada

News release March 12, 2020—Ottawa—Today the Honourable Marco Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, tabled the 2020‒2022 Immigration Levels...

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News Release: Oath of Citizenship bill tables in Parliament

News release Proposed change will recognize rights of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples February 18, 2020 – Ottawa –...

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News Release: Canada makes it easier for foreign nationals to apply for temporary and permanent resident status within Canada

News release People can now give their fingerprints and photo right here in Canada December 3, 2019 – Ottawa – Building...

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Prime Minister welcomes new Cabinet; Prime Minister of Canada

November 20, 2019; Ottawa, Ontario On election day, Canadians chose to continue moving forward. From coast to coast to coast,...

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Government of Canada helps internationally trained newcomers and young Canadians in Vancouver enter the labour force in Canada – Cision

VANCOUVER, Aug. 26, 2019 /CNW/ – To ensure a skilled, competitive and inclusive workforce, the Government of Canada is helping newcomers get their credentials...

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Canada recognizes the extension of validity of Venezuelan passports – Government of Canada

News release August 19, 2019 – Ottawa – Canada recognizes the decree published by the Venezuelan National Assembly on June 7, 2019, regarding...

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New programs to boost newcomer settlement and integration – Government of Canada

News release More than 800 projects across Canada will support newcomers and local communities August 7, 2019 ‒ Moncton ‒ As...

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Ottawa moves to end employers’ monopoly on foreign workers; The Globe and Mail

Ottawa moves to end employers’ monopoly on foreign workers Author: Kathy Tomlinson PUBLISHED JUNE 24, 2019 The federal government says it...