CANADA: News Briefs

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The Government of Canada to Introduce Changes to CSIS Act

Minister Kenney Talks Jobs and Skills Training at the Summit on Vancouver Island

Stephen Harper announces family tax cut, child care benefit ...

The Rotary Foundation Polio Eradication award for Stephen Harper.

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IMMIGRATION: News Briefs

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Improving Canada’s Caregiver Program

Ensuring Long-Term Prosperity and Economic Growth

Honouring those who serve Canada

Celebrating Canadian Citizenship

ONTARIO: News Briefs

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On Ontario Preparedness for Ebola Virus Disease: Joint Statement

New Union Station Signalling System Means Improved ...

Premier's China Trade Mission Helps Ontario Businesses ...

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Harpers’ Chickens Come Home to Roost

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By Eric Walberg *

Thanks to Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s extremism—total subservience to the US and Israel Middle East agenda—Canada now has a thriving Muslim-based extremism. This is a truly frightening development, and the situation will only get worse. The apocalypse will surely come, all Jews will ‘make aliyah’ to Israel, and all evangelical Christians will go to heaven. Hallelujah.

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On The Shootings in Ottawa

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By Justin Trudeau, Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada

I am deeply saddened by the horrific events here in Ottawa, and unreservedly condemn these brutal and heartless acts of violence.

This attack is unforgivable. Should any other perpetrators or co-conspirators exist, they must be caught and be punished to the full force of our laws. I’ve extended an offer of full support to the government, along with any assistance members of our Party can provide at this time.

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Dispelling Minimum Wage Mythology

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By Jim Stanford *

Last week my Unifor colleague Jordan Brennan and I published a study through the CCPA Ontario office examining the historical empirical evidence regarding the link between changes in minimum wages and employment outcomes. We find there is no robust evidence in Canadian historical data that increases in real minimum wages cause either lower employment or higher unemployment, even when we focus on key segments of the labour market that are most reliant on low-wage labour (including youth and the retail and hospitality sectors).

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Small Companies To Get Best-in-class Market Risk Information

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From New Country Risk Quarterly by Export Development Canada (EDC)

By A Correspondent

A new quarterly report by Export Development Canada (EDC) will help small Canadian companies make better decisions when selling or entering into new markets.

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Annu Gaidhu Presented: Chevrolet Cruze

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2014 Miss India-Canada winner receives Grand Prize

By A Correspondent

Annu Gaidhu, winner of the 2014 Miss India-Canada title, was presented a brand new 2015 Chevrolet Cruze at Applewood Chevrolet in Mississauga on Friday, October 31.

The event was attended by dignitaries from Chevrolet, Metroland Media Group and Applewood Chevrolet.

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Thousands Attend First Ever Outdoor Diwali - Festival of Lights

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Mallika Sherawat and Bhumi Trivedi surprise everyone at the event.

By A Correspondent

“I love you all!” Mallika Sherawat crooned to frenzied fans at the Great Punjab Business Centre this past Sunday, October 12, 2014, where more than 12,000 people came together over the course of the day to enjoy the first ever-outdoor Diwali festival in the GTA. The Diwali Festival of Lights was presented by Tide.

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Healthcare Experts Join Senator Asha Seth in Ottawa

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To protect mothers and children against Chronic Diseases

By A Correspondent

The Honourable Asha Seth, on October 21, hosted the Canada-India Network Society (CINS) for a high-level discussion on the importance of maternal, newborn and child health in the prevention of chronic diseases around the world.

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Trends in Global Markets: A Special Focus on India

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Part of ICCC-CIBC series for small businesses

 By A Correspondent

India is a country of future and future has arrived. Young and educated population of India, business friendly government and robust banking system will write the Indian growth story in the years to come. The growth potential in India is expected to propel Canada-India business ties, Benjamin Tal, Chief Economist, CIBC bank said on October 16, 2014.

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JUNE 2017

Vol. 11 - No. 11










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