Displaying items by tag: Citizenship - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:38:22 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Changes Coming to Parent and Grandparent Immigration? http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42341-changes-coming-to-parent-and-grandparent-immigration http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42341-changes-coming-to-parent-and-grandparent-immigration Changes to Canada's immigration policy could help ease the residency process for many parents and grandparents of immigrants
By: Kelly Toughill in Halifax Thousands of families will soon get a second chance to bring parents and grandparents to…
Policy Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:49:55 -0400
Integration Models Highlight of Metropolis Conference http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40937-integration-models-highlight-of-metropolis-conference http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40937-integration-models-highlight-of-metropolis-conference This year's Metropolis conference featured a session hosted by Canadian Index for Measuring Integration (CIMI); evaluating the state of immigrant integration in Canada.
Commentary by Andrew Griffith in Ottawa The just-concluded National Metropolis Conference is an annual forum for researchers, policy makers and…
Policy Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:46:27 -0400
An Open Letter to Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40801-an-open-letter-to-immigration-minister-ahmed-hussen http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/40801-an-open-letter-to-immigration-minister-ahmed-hussen Len Van Heest (pictured) was deported on March 6, 2017 to the Netherlands.
Commentary by Ujjal Dosanjh in Vancouver Dear Minister Ahmed Hussen, Many of us cheered when you were recently made the…
Politics Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:50:11 -0500
High on Immigration, Low on Citizenship http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/39078-high-on-immigration-low-on-citizenship http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/39078-high-on-immigration-low-on-citizenship Family Reunification: Chuqiao Li teaches her Canadian-born grandson, Qianshan Qiao, from a Chinese language book. Li arrived in Canada from Shanghai on a 10-year visitor visa.
News Analysis by NCM Newsroom Days after being sworn in as prime minister on November 4 last year, Justin Trudeau…
Policy Sat, 05 Nov 2016 11:54:30 -0400
International Students an “Obvious Group” for Citizenship http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38851-international-students-an-obvious-group-for-citizenship http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38851-international-students-an-obvious-group-for-citizenship International students on Canadian campuses tend to have smaller networks and hence universities must help them build relationships, says the new chair of the Association of Atlantic Universities,Dr. Alaa Abd-El-Aziz (centre).
by Our National Correspondent Dr. Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) was appointed Chair of…
Education Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:32:28 -0400
Rights Groups Sue Government Over Citizenship Stripping http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38470-rights-groups-sue-government-over-citizenship-stripping http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38470-rights-groups-sue-government-over-citizenship-stripping Rights Groups Sue Government Over Citizenship Stripping
THE B.C. Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) and the Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers (CARL) on Monday launched a legal challenge…
Policy Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:15:56 -0400
British and Canadian citizenship? You better get a Canadian Passport PDQ http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38061-british-and-canadian-citizenship-you-better-get-a-canadian-passport-pdq http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38061-british-and-canadian-citizenship-you-better-get-a-canadian-passport-pdq British and Canadian citizenship? You better get a Canadian Passport PDQ
Pretty oldish news, but important. If you have dual British and Canadian citizenship, as of September 30, 2016, you will…
Policy Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:56:28 -0400
Consultation Overlooks Citizenship http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37269-consultation-overlooks-citizenship http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37269-consultation-overlooks-citizenship Not consulting Canadians on citizenship is a
Commentary by Andrew Griffith in Ottawa Some things never change. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) launches consultations on immigration…
Policy Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:38:22 -0400
Visa Officers Largely Bias-Free: Author http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36876-visa-officers-largely-bias-free-author http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/36876-visa-officers-largely-bias-free-author Visa Officers Largely Bias-Free: Author
by Howard Ramos in Halifax, Nova Scotia In a country where over one in five people are immigrants and far…
Books Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:06:07 -0400
Canadian citizenship being granted without all necessary checks on applications: Federal Auditor General http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/34962-canadian-citizenship-being-granted-without-all-necessary-checks-on-applications-federal-auditor-general http://billings.newcanadianmedia.ca/item/34962-canadian-citizenship-being-granted-without-all-necessary-checks-on-applications-federal-auditor-general Canadian citizenship being granted without all necessary checks on applications: Federal Auditor General
 ‘Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and Canada Border Services Agency should improve information sharing’ AUDITOR General of Canada Michael Ferguson’s…
Policy Tue, 03 May 2016 17:01:16 -0400