Nova Scotia, Canada, Immigration

Nova Scotia’s Long Population Decline Might be Ending, and Immigration Could be Why

Nova Scotia is buzzing with optimism. For decades, the province was experiencing an alarming population stagnation which threatened to shrink the economy. But now, thanks to sound immigration policy, that trend has reversed.

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Ontario Silent on Whether Provincial Immigration Ministry will Return

As the federal government increases immigration levels, questions hang in the air about whether it was wise for the new Ford government in Ontario to abandon the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration in 2018. The organization had originally been responsible for the province’s policy on citizenship and immigration issues. 

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Helping Rural Communities Recover from the Last Recession

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada acknowledges gaps in employment during COVID-19, allowing newcomers an easier way to resettle in rural communities by relaxing the rules around work experience.

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Refugees Working in Healthcare Get a Leg Up

In appreciation of the work done by healthcare workers who are seeking asylum, Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino is delivering on his promise to open permanent residency applications to refugees in the healthcare sector.

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MPs slam Liberal Party Over Turning Refugees Away at Border

Statistics provided by the Canada Border Services Agency show that 4,400 refugee claimants have been rejected under the Safe Third Country Agreement since 2016. Two MPs have called out the Liberal Party on what is seen as a “hypocritical” asylum policy.

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No Plans to Adopt “Immunity Passports” in Canada, but the Debate Rages On

Immunity passports are being lauded as a measure to ensure those with an immunity can carry on without lockdown restrictions. But both critics and supporters are having a heated debate on the subject. Detractors cite loss of privacy, personal rights encroachment and unreliable data on immune responses as points against immunity passports.

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Citing “Ghost Consultants,” Immigration Consultants Praise Creation of College of Immigration Consultants

Ghost consultants have long been a scourge within the immigration consultancy profession. These unlicensed practitioners offer bad, misleading advice that can get immigrants deported, on top of facing bankruptcy.

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