Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

February 11, 2011 13:25 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Wong Announces Record Number of Immigrants to Canada in 2010

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 11, 2011) - Dr. Alice Wong, Member of Parliament for Richmond and Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, will host an event to celebrate the public release of preliminary data on the number of immigrants who came to Canada in 2010, which includes the highest number of immigrants Canada has welcomed in more than 50 years.

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DATE: Sunday, February 13, 2011
   
TIME: 12:00 p.m.
   
PLACE: Citizenship and Immigration Office
  800 Burrard Street
  19th floor,
  Vancouver, B.C.

Contact Information

  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    National Headquarters
    Media Relations
    613-952-1650
    CIC-Media-Relations@cic.gc.ca
    or
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Minister's Office
    Celyeste Power