Posts Tagged ‘citizenship’

To Veil or not to veil

The Canadian government’s rules on obtaining citizenship have been changed, effective immediately. A new citizen must show their face to the citizenship judge when they take their oath to ensure they “are actually reciting the oath,” Immigration Minister Jason Kenney announced earlier this week. Is the Niqab an actual necessity under the beliefs of the […]

Expectant Offshore Mothers

Here is a new growth market. Say you are a mother in a foreign country. You arrange a trip to Canada, timed such that you end up giving birth here. Afterwards, you go home with 2 advantages. (1) Your new baby is eligible for a Canadian citizenship, and (2) you can probably skip without paying […]