Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

March 06, 2008 20:14 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Welcomes Vietnamese People Living Without Status in the Philippines

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 6, 2008) - Mr. Ed Komarnicki, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, on behalf of Minister Finley, will welcome the arrival of the first of a number of Vietnamese who have been living in the Philippines without status for more than 30 years.

DATE: March 7, 2008

TIME: 18:45

PLACE: The Spirit of Haida Gwaii: The Jade Canoe sculpture
Departures Level 3
International Terminal Building
Vancouver International Airport

Contact Information

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    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Minister's Office
    Tim Vail, Press Secretary
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Karen Shadd-Evelyn, Spokesperson