Minister announces funds for emigrant support program

Minister announces funds for emigrant support program
“The next phase of modernization will include a more streamlined passport applications system, a facility for online renewals, a stronger focus on first-time applicants and tightening up even further against any attempts at passport-related fraud. It …
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Citizenship Department leaks to media probed by RCMP
Another CBC story revealed that the government is bringing in major changes to the way Canadian passports are issued, changes that could speed up the renewal process but also invite forgery, fraud and identity theft at a time of heightened global security.
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Controls in place after escape – minister

Controls in place after escape – minister
Corrections actually allowed the prisoner to manipulate them and off he has gone … which is a danger internationally now and … a huge embarrassment to us as a country." Ms Ardern said fault lies with more than just Corrections and it appears to be …
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Embassy closure in observance of the US Veterans Day holiday
… emergencies involving U.S. citizens, please contact the U.S. Citizens Services Unit of the U.S. Embassy's Consular Section via telephone: 242-322-1181. General information on Consular services, including procedures for obtaining or renewing a …
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Syrian students in Lebanon stuck in limbo
Mahayni, a critic of the Assad regime, is reluctant to go the Syrian embassy to renew his passport for fear that he might be questioned. "Part of my family has … "These countries have better economies, better infrastructure and they closed their …
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Ireland's tourism minister shares good news: US tourist visits up 18% in

Ireland's tourism minister shares good news: US tourist visits up 18% in
Paschal Donohoe, TD, who serves as the Minister of Transport, Tourism and Sport told a Boston lunch gathering of the Irish American Partnership that he had just been given figures this morning that show that US tourist visits between June and August …
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Delta flight to Atlanta from Lincoln to boost business opportunities
MacArthur Airport now offering nonstop flights to Boston. WPIX – New York. People on Long Island can now turn to MacArthur Airport for nonstop service to Boston. The inaugural flight of Pen-Air took place today. The new airline will provide two daily …
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Missing Plane: Australian Prime Minister Says 'Two Objects' From MH370 May

Missing Plane: Australian Prime Minister Says 'Two Objects' From MH370 May
A woman, center, is carried out by security officials after she tried to protest before a press conference regarding a missing Malaysia Airlines plane at a hotel in Sepang, Malaysia, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. New radar data from Thailand gave …
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Missing Plane Flight MH370 Is Focus Of Huge International Effort
A woman, center, is carried out by security officials after she tried to protest before a press conference regarding a missing Malaysia Airlines plane at a hotel in Sepang, Malaysia, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. New radar data from Thailand gave …
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