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Headlines for June 28, 2023


PIE News
Agent in fake doc scheme arrested and charged after reentering Canada

An agent whose business partner had already been arrested for his role in a fake admission letter scam in Canada has now also been arrested and charged.

The Globe and Mail
Future federal infrastructure funding to require climate change be taken into account

Canada’s new national climate adaptation strategy will tie future federal infrastructure transfers to the provinces to projects that incorporate adaptation efforts starting next year.

The Globe and Mail
ApplyBoard founder raises $40-million for startup Passage to finance immigrants to Canada

While ApplyBoard helped foreign students of means get into Western schools, Mr. Basiri’s goal with Passage is to open the same opportunity to everyone else in developing countries with brains and talent but who lack financial resources.

Canadian Insider
Government of Canada reappoints Vice-Chair and CEO of the Copyright Board of Canada

Nathalie Théberge will continue to lead the organization for another five years.

Ottawa Citizen
Federal government widens pathways for attracting tech talent

Ottawa wants to draw more tech talent to Canada and is expanding the pathways workers in the sector have to enter the country.

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