There is new momentum in Canada to offer citizenship to dissident Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, which would in theory grant him new legal protections in his home country, where he has been imprisoned since 2012. In 2014, Badawi was sentenced to 10 years in prison. , including time already served,Read More →

TORONTO, March 24, 2021 / CNW / – Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) welcomes support for from ontario Budget 2021 to stimulate growth by from ontario manufacturing sector. Today’s budget reaffirms the province’s commitment to take action to help the sector reinvest and grow as it emerges from the currentRead More →

Breadcrumb Links News Canadian politics Canada Badawi’s wife, Ensaf Haidar, came to Canada as a refugee, and she and their three children are now Canadian citizens living in Sherbrooke, Quebec. Publication date : March 17, 2021 • March 17, 2021 • 4 minute read • 27 comments Activists demonstrate outsideRead More →

Members of the Uyghur minority hold placards as they demonstrate asking for news of their relatives on February 22, 2021 near the Chinese consulate in Istanbul.OZAN ​​KOSE/AFP/Getty Images Three years after it was first announced, an office empowered by Ottawa to investigate allegations of human rights abuses stemming from theRead More →

OTTAWA, ON, March 12, 2021 / CNW / – Today concludes the 4th Annual Women in Manufacturing Success Forum, organized by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and attended by over 500 people. The event aimed to engage and inspire young women to consider careers in manufacturing, help manufacturers attract andRead More →

Yaseen Alshehadat said he carefully followed each step to complete his citizenship test, scanning photo ID and taking a selfie with his computer camera, before taking the online test in late February. The Mississauga man was relieved when he immediately received an email from the Immigration Department congratulating him onRead More →

PALESTINE. The European Bank for Development and Reconstruction (EBRD) granted Thursday, September 24, 2020 a loan of 3 million dollars (2.57 million euros) to Faten (Palestine for credit and development). With this sum, the Palestinian microfinance institution will be able to increase its support to micro, small and medium enterprisesRead More →

WASHINGTON, DC – The United States Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, has released detailed information on paycheck protection loan (PPP) recipients. The Paycheque Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their employees on the payroll. This loanRead More →

The board of directors of the DGA-The producer health and pension plans unanimously voted to allow participants to take out loans of up to $ 20,000 from their supplementary benefit plan retirement funds “to help members in financial difficulty during the unprecedented work stoppage during the COVID-19 crisis ”. LoanRead More →

The impact of COVID-19 has led to financial hardship for homeowners across the country. The effects of COVID-19 have prompted some homeowners to take desperate measures to ensure they can protect their investments. Scam activity increases during such times, so owners should remain vigilant and beware of offers that soundRead More →

Click to enlarge Independent investigation into a whistleblower complaint about a loan of artwork to the Detroit Institute of Arts has ended, clearing the museum of wrongdoing – according to the museum. In a statement on Wednesday, the DIA said that a three-month “comprehensive” investigation by Washington, DC-based law firmRead More →