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Headlines for May 10, 2023


Toronto Star
Thousands of foreign-trained nurses can now practise in Canada as provinces change licensing rules

Provinces across the country are rapidly licensing thousands of internationally trained nurses after introducing a flurry of regulatory changes designed to make it easier to work in their jurisdictions, as governments try to address pressing staffing shortages afflicting the health care system.

CTV News
Vancouver Island University applies to offer remote degrees in N.W.T.

From September this year, it may once again be possible to become a fully accredited teacher without leaving the Northwest Territories.

The Province
UBC ‘continuing to evaluate its position’ on Huawei research support

Canadian intelligence agencies have warned that Huawei poses a security risks for its ties to Beijing and the potential for its equipment to be used in intelligence gathering.

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