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Canada paid nearly $200M to visa company previously based in a tax haven and linked to China

When Tobias Denskus, a professor of international development in Sweden, applied to come to Canada in February 2019 to renew his permanent residency it wasn’t just the “bad experience” that concerned him. © (Andrew Russell/Global News) VFS Global collects visa application information and biometric data at Canadian visa application centres around the world. He said he was alarmed at handing… Read more →

Canada paid nearly $200M to visa company previously based in a tax haven and linked to China – National

When Tobias Denskus, a professor of international development in Sweden, applied to come to Canada in February 2019 to renew his permanent residency it wasn’t just the “bad experience” that concerned him. He said he was alarmed at handing over his most sensitive information to VFS Global, a massive visa outsourcing corporation. Until 2019, the company operated out of Mauritius,… Read more →