BI intercepts 3 underage OFWs bound for Saudi Arabia

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:45:47 +0000

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has intercepted three underage overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia).

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BI to deport American wanted for child porn, ‘notorious’ S. Korean swindler

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:57:02 +0000

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) is set to deport an American wanted by federal authorities for “receipt of child pornography” and a South Korean national allegedly involved in a multi-million dollar swindling case.

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Canadians share most favourable view of immigrants, global study finds

Credit to Author: Margaret Jetelina| Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 06:27:53 +0000

Canadians have the most favourable opinion of immigrants among the world’s top migrant destination countries, viewing newcomers as a strength rather than a burden, says a new international survey. The report by Washington-based Pew Research Center also found Canadians are the least likely to blame immigrants for crime or an increased risk of terrorism, among the respondents […]

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Trump to seek another $8.6 billion for border wall

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 02:13:41 +0000

(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 19, 2018 a Customs and Border Protection officer asks travelers for their visas as seen through barriers set by US authorities at San Ysidro port of Entry, at the US-Mexico border, in preparation for the arrival of a Central American migrants' caravan moving towards the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico - US authorities created a secret database of journalists and activists linked to a caravan of Central Americans who tried to enter the US last year from Mexico, NBC reported on March 6, 2019. In some cases authorities flagged their passports for alerts, the San Diego, California affiliate of NBC reported. It cited documents leaked to it by a source in the Department of Homeland Security who requested not to be named. (Photo by Guillermo Arias / AFP) trump

US President Donald Trump is seeking $8.6 billion in fresh funding for a wall on the US-Mexico border, likely triggering another fight with Congress.

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New caregiver immigration pilots allow you to bring family along

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 03:37:15 +0000

Caregivers will soon have access to two new immigration pilots that will replace the current Caring for Children and Caring for People with High Medical Needs pilot programs. The new pilots, called the Home Child Care Provider Pilot and the Home Support Worker Pilot, will allow caregivers to bring their family with them to Canada […]

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US House to vote on blocking Trump emergency

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 06:53:06 +0000

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 25: Members of the U.S. House Rules Committee - (L-R) Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX), Rep. Rob Woodall (R-GA), ranking member Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK), committee chairman Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Rep. Alcee Hastings (D- FL) - listen during a House Rules Committee meeting at the U.S. Capitol February 25, 2019 in Washington, DC. The committee is meeting to consider a resolution to block the national emergency declaration that seeks to allow President Trump to shift spending to fund sections of a U.S.-Mexico border wall. Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

US House lawmakers on Tuesday are expected to pass a Democratic measure annulling President Donald Trump’s declared emergency on the southern border, an effort that appeared to earn growing support among Senate Republicans.

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