Canada’s critical infrastructure sectors are encouraged to monitor increased cyber threat activity.Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press A cybersecurity expert says Canadian companies are at risk of online attacks if Russia chooses to retaliate against government sanctions. Karim Hijazi, founder and CEO of Texas-based cyberintelligence firm Prevailion, said Canadian companies could fallRead More →

TORONTO — Canadian businesses risk being the target of online attacks if Russia chooses to retaliate against government sanctions, a cybersecurity expert said Friday. TORONTO — Canadian businesses risk being the target of online attacks if Russia chooses to retaliate against government sanctions, a cybersecurity expert said Friday. Karim Hijazi,Read More →

PDF flyer: CE – Citizenship Class 2022 HWDSB Continuing Education offers in-person and online courses for Canadian citizenship preparation. The citizenship preparation course emphasizes the knowledge and language skills necessary for the Canadian citizenship test. Different sessions are offered for the 2021-2022 academic year: Session 1: April 5 to JuneRead More →

Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) announcement on February 9, 2022, that the government tabled in the Senate the Strengthening Environmental Protection for a Healthier Canada Act (Bill S-5), to modernize the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA) and make related amendments to the Food and Drugs Act (FDA). TheRead More →

Bitwise Asset Management General Counsel Katherine Dowling reacts to Coinbase’s Super Bowl announcement and discusses cryptocurrency regulation. A cryptocurrency expert is sounding the alarm over how the Canadian government is freezing the crypto wallets of Freedom Convoy protesters and says it’s something that can “very realistically” happen in the UnitedRead More →

YoutubeArtur Pawlowski arrested Canadian pastor Artur Pawlowski has been arrested for the fifth time since COVID restrictions began in the province of Alberta in March 2020. The arrest was another dramatic arrest by police, this time outside the family’s home Pawlowski in Calgary. On February 8, Pawlowski, who grew upRead More →

In January 2022, the Canadian government authorized a Chinese state-owned investor, Zijin Mining Group, to acquire Canadian lithium miner Neo Lithium Corp (“Neo Lithium”) for approximately $960 million. While the decision follows two significant recent developments, the January 2020 finalization of a Canada-US plan to secure supply chains for criticalRead More →

The federal government plans to continue to increase the record number of new permanent residents to Canada over the next three years as it resolves a massive backlog of applications that have accumulated during the COVID-19 pandemic. OTTAWA — The federal government plans to continue increasing Canada’s record number ofRead More →

Content of the article ATB companiesthe research and innovation arm of an Alberta-based financial institution ATB Financialcollaborates with the Government of Canada provide the technology platform to support its proof of concept of the National Digital Trust Service. Content of the article ATB Venture’s blockchain identity management solution, Oliu andRead More →

The Emergencies Act may provide for the use of the military, but does not necessarily lead to it, and Trudeau said the government does not involve them. But it can temporarily suspend citizens’ rights to freedom of movement or assembly. And the government is taking steps to end financial supportRead More →

(CNN) — The Canadian government invokes the Emergencies Act for the first time to deal with the impact continuous protests across the country about Covid-19 health measures, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters on Monday. The Emergencies Act may provide for the use of the military, but does not necessarilyRead More →

In February 2022, lawyers from the Uyghur Rights Advocacy Project, a non-governmental organization, filed an application for judicial review of the acts and omissions of the Government of Canada in connection with the ongoing genocide against the Uyghurs in Xinjiang, China. The request argues that, through its acts and omissions,Read More →

A protest against vaccination mandates by truckers blocked border crossings between the United States and Canada, causing supply chain issues. Three major U.S. business groups have called on the Canadian government to resolve the situation, according to CNN. Things are backed up – again. But it’s not at the PortRead More →

Of all the slogans of news outlets around the world—“Democracy dies in darkness,” “All news worth printing,” et al. — none are more hilarious and tongue-in-cheek than CNN’s “The Most Trusted Name in News,” whose ratings continue to swirl down the toilet of public opinion as fast as Joe Biden’sRead More →

GiveSendGo won’t let a Canadian funds freeze order stop the crowdfunding platform from funneling money to protesting truckers. GiveSendGo co-founder Jacob Wells said his team is meeting with lawyers and considering legal options to ensure Canadian officials don’t block the millions of dollars raised from reaching those protesting. He saidRead More →

Breadcrumb Links World News Federal government under increasing pressure from Biden administration to resolve protests over vaccine mandate Author of the article: Reuters Carlos Osorio and Steve Holland and Ismail Shakil Publication date : February 11, 2022 • February 11, 2022 • 3 minute read • 44 comments Anti-warrant protestersRead More →

Breadcrumb Links Summary Executive Remote working makes companies ‘more vulnerable than ever to cyberattacks’, survey finds Of nearly 500 companies surveyed, 56% of companies affected by malware paid the amounts demanded by cybercriminals, according to the survey. Photo by REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independentlyRead More →

Ontario-based Valent will partner with companies across Canada to produce Canada’s first renewable diesel from agricultural and forestry by-products. Atlantic Canadian companies Clearwater, Horizon Maritime and Mara Renewables are among partners in the $65 million biofuels project just announced by Canada’s Oceans Supercluster. Other companies involved are FORGE Hydrocarbons, KatalRead More →

After years of debate over whether the competition law should be changed, the Canadian government announced plans to “carefully assess potential ways to improve its operation,” citing several concerns previously identified by the competition commissioner. In one Press release on February 7, 2022, the Honorable François-Philippe Champagne, federal Minister ofRead More →

OTTAWA (ON), February 3, 2022 /CNW/ – Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is calling on the government to immediately end the blockade of truckers in Canada-Crossing the US border at Coutts Alberta. The blockade affects approximately $44 million in the exchanges between Canada and the United States every day. theRead More →

Producer Group welcomes update Broadcasting Act and urges the rapid adoption of legislation OTTAWA, ON, February 2, 2022 /CNW/ – The Canadian Media Producers Association today welcomed the federal government’s introduction of legislation to modernize the Broadcasting Actfollowing his promise to introduce the bill within the first 100 days ofRead More →

Changes Following Government Ministers’ Supply Chain Summit OTTAWA – The Canadian government will create a supply chain task force to address issues that have developed during the COVID-19 pandemic and will make available C$50 million for projects to address congestion in ports following a national supply chain summit held onRead More →

The Best Fleets to Drive For competition has announced its 2022 winners, along with the first eight fleets inducted into the new Hall of Fame. The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) program recognizes Canadian and American fleets that provide exemplary work environments for truckers and employees. “What an exciting time forRead More →