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Tag: Permanent Resident

6 Mar 2014

Changing Programs for Immigrant Investors

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Citizenship and Immigration Canada announced in February that it intends to terminate the Federal Immigrant Investor Program and the Federal Entrepreneur Program as a part of the Economic Action Plan of 2014. These programs will be eliminated retroactively, meaning that the existing backlog of 65,000 pending applications will now be left unprocessed.

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8 Jan 2014

Overcoming Barriers: Afghan girl with Cerebral Palsy celebrates PR in Canada

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Tahera Hussain Karimi is a teenage girl in Regina Saskatchewan receiving nationwide media attention this week as one of Canada’s most high profile immigration success stories. Tahera travelled to Canada 6 years ago to receive surgery that would drastically improve her quality of life. She is diagnosed with cerebral palsy and required surgery to help her be able to walk. Growing up in Afghanistan, her condition meant that she was never allowed to attend school.

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