Change of power in the U.S. an opportunity for Canada’s immigration goals: minister

Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press 11/13/2020 11:26:08 OTTAWA — Federal Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino says he sees opportunity for Canada’s immigration system with a new president of the United States. Incoming president Joe Biden has taken a more pro-immigration approach than current U.S. President Donald Trump, including a pledge to do more for refugee resettlement […]

Siblings, grandparents among those to be let in to Canada under new COVID-19 rules.

By Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian PressFri Oct 02 2020, 14:19:57 OTTAWA — Siblings, grandparents and adult children of Canadians and permanent residents are among those who will soon be exempt from COVID-19 border restrictions. The expansion of who can enter Canada comes after increasing public pressure on the Liberal government to show more compassion to […]