Trump Slaps Duty on Canada Lumber,
BloombergTrump Slaps Duty on Canada Lumber, Intensifying Trade FightBloombergU.S. President Donald Trump intensified a trade dispute with Canada, slapping tariffs of up to 24 percent on imported softwood lumber in a move that drew swift criticism from the Canadian government, which vowed to sue if needed. Trump announced the ...Trump slaps a border tax on Canadian lumber, Canada threatens to sueVICE NewsCanada pursues possible trade deal with China as softwood lumber dispute with US heats upCBC.caIn New Trade Front, Trump Slaps Tariff on Canadian LumberNew York TimesWashington Examiner -CTV News -Globalnews.caall 88 news articles »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 7:45 pm
Officials pushed Joly to approve funding for
Officials pushed Joly to approve funding for Canada 150 TV series on CBCThe Globe and MailCanadian bureaucrats urged Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly to change her mind about an earlier rejection and approve funding for a Canada 150 television show by touting how “important” the project was to the CBC, which receives more than $1-billion a ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 6:28 pm
A guide to understanding the dairy dispute
The Globe and MailA guide to understanding the dairy dispute between the US and CanadaThe Globe and MailCanada has long maintained a high tariff wall on most dairy products. The duty on milk is 270 per cent. That keeps most imports from the United States and elsewhere out of Canada, while helping to prop up higher domestic prices. One notable exception ...Trump's theatrics on Canada are just thatToronto Sun'Delicate' dairy dispute with Canada threatens Wisconsin farmersMadison.comWhat Donald Trump's anti-Canada rant means: WalkomToronto StarGlobalnews.ca -Daily Caller -The Guardian -CNNall 158 news articles »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 5:55 pm
Sex selection in Indian community persists
CBC.caSex selection in Indian community persists despite years spent in Canada, researchers findCBC.caContrary to what researchers expected, the length of time Indian immigrants have lived in Canada has no effect whatsoever on the practice of sex selection in favour of boys. The lead author of an upcoming study, Marcelo Urquia, said his team's findings ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 5:38 pm
UN praises Canada for refugee resettlement
Winnipeg Free PressUN praises Canada for refugee resettlement programWinnipeg Free PressCanada was lauded Monday for resettling a record number of refugees in 2016 and called upon to open its doors wider to let in their loved ones left behind. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) praised Canada for welcoming ...Record number of refugees admitted to Canada in 2016, highest since 1980CTV NewsCanada's 2016 record high level of resettlement praised by UNHCRReliefweball 8 news articles »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 3:54 pm
Air Canada Confirms Ratification of New
Air Canada Confirms Ratification of New Contract with International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:01 pm
Canada 2015 Event Ambassadors kick off
Tickets for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 are in the mail, but one lucky team already has their hands on their long-awaited tickets to see the best women’s soccer players in the world.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:30 pm
BTV-Business Television Show Picked Up by
Air Canada will begin airing episodes of BTV-Business Television on their seat back screens beginning June 2015. "We're very excited about having BTV on Air Canada again," stated CEO and Host, ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:06 pm
Canada to send 200 military trainers to
Canada will send 200 military trainers to Ukraine to teach tactics and how to disarm mines, the government announced Tuesday. The training is to include explosive ordinance disposal, military police tactics, field medicine, flight safety and logistics. Canada will also provide individual and unit tactics training to Ukrainian soldiers. This is to take place at a NATO facility in Yavoriv in ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 9:57 am
Canada actively considering joining
By Randall Palmer OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada broke its silence on Tuesday over whether it would take part in the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, signaling it was actively considering joining the institution despite U.S. and Japanese reservations. A senior Canadian finance official revealed the stance to reporters ahead of meetings in Washington of the Group of 20 (G20) leading ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:51 am
'Amazing Race Canada': Culture shock and
DELHI, India – The old saying goes that guests and fish start to smell after a few days. But on this day in May, it’s been three days since six visiting teams from the Amazing Race Canada hit the subcontinent. And at the crack of dawn at the Gazipur ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:16 am
Cudmore to captain Canada against Glasgow
TORONTO - Veteran forward Jamie Cudmore will captain Canada against the Glasgow Warriors on Saturday in Halifax, the last game on home soil for the Canadian men before they leave for the Rugby World Cup in Britain. Coach Kieran Crowley's team will play ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:48 am
Canada Posts Budget Surplus in First Quarter
OTTAWA—Canada recorded a budget surplus of 5.01 billion Canadian dollars (US$3.79 billion) in the first three months of the current fiscal year, leading Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who is seeking a fourth straight mandate from Canadian voters, to say ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:24 am
Canada and Pakistan in diplomatic deadlock
Canadians are becoming more cynical about the political games played in Ottawa, and we have seen a decline in voter turnouts. TORONTO – Canadian and Pakistani officials have met four times this month in an attempt to resolve an impasse over the fate of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:52 am
Boot Out NDC – Titus Tells Ghanaians In
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema East, Daniel Nii Kwatei Titus-Glover, has given members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) a push to defeat the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the 2016 general elections. He gave the encouragement when the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:05 pm
Son of late Canada PM wins Liberal
The eldest son of late Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau is the new leader of Canada's once dominant Liberal Party after winning a landslide vote announced Sunday.
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 3:44 pm
Judge orders trial in Canada dismemberment
A former porn actor accused of dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to political parties will stand trial on first-degree murder charges, a Canadian judge ruled Friday.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 12:54 pm
Porter asks to land jets on Toronto island
Porter Airlines is seeking permission to land jets at Toronto's island airport and extend the runway on the city's waterfront as the upstart airline seeks to expand to destinations across North America, the company's chief executive said Wedne
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 1:36 pm
Alberta premier: US pipeline rejection would
If the Obama administration rejects the Keystone XL pipeline, it would be a significant thorn in Canadian-U.S. relations, Alberta's premier said Wednesday.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 7:30 am
Mourners remember Canada teen who killed
Family and friends of a Canadian teen who hanged herself after she was allegedly raped and bullied for months were urged at her funeral Saturday to celebrate her life and use her story to draw attention to the circumstances that contributed to her death.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 4:51 pm