CSIS stands for the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, which is the national intelligence agency responsible for counterintelligence and security matters in Canada. It is Canada’s primary anti-spy agency.


Certificat de sélection du Québec (Quebec Selection Certificate): A document issued by the government of Quebec to immigrants who have been selected to settle in the province of Quebec.


CST stands for Central Standard Time, which is a time zone used in regions such as Winnipeg, Saskatoon, and Regina, among others. This time zone is typically 6 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-6). However, it’s important to note that some areas may observe daylight saving time (DST), shifting to Central Daylight Time (CDT) during the summer months, which is UTC-5.