OTTAWA – Canada has announced a new responsible business strategy to ensure businesses prevent or mitigate adverse human rights and environmental impacts in their operations abroad. Proponents, however, criticize the strategy as largely a repeat of the previous one put in place by Stephen Harper’s Conservative government in 2014. Canada’sRead More →

OTTAWA – Canada has announced a new responsible business strategy to ensure businesses prevent or mitigate adverse human rights and environmental impacts in their operations abroad. Proponents, however, criticize the strategy as largely a repeat of the previous one put in place by Stephen Harper’s Conservative government in 2014. Canada’sRead More →

New name, new building, new agreement. NightHawk Biosciences, which was known as Heat Biologics until last week, has finalized a contract with the Canadian government to supply its anthrax treatment. Anthim will be added to the country’s national stock for C$7.9 million. The agreement will help strengthen the supply ofRead More →

The Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) today announced an investment of more than C$5.7 million in Analytical Canvas Inc. (Canvass AI) a woman-led artificial intelligence (AI) company whose mission is to make AI easy to use so that the industrial sector can accelerate its transformation intoRead More →

Labor Minister Seamus O’Regan says the Liberal government is considering legislation to force Canadian companies to ensure they don’t use slave labor or exploit children overseas workers. In an interview, O’Regan said he was preparing a “comprehensive” bill that would require Canadian companies and departments to review supply chains inRead More →

PMPRB Update: Canadian Government Announces No Longer Seeking to Implement Price Regulating Factors or Requirement to Report Net Prices Yesterday the Canadian government announced that it would no longer seek to implement certain controversial amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations.[1] A statement from the Minister of Health said that HealthRead More →

Insight Ottawa’s plan to spend C$3.8 billion (US$3.02 billion) to boost domestic production of lithium, copper and other strategic minerals is expected to help propel the country’s efforts to become a key part of the global electric vehicle supply chain and complete the additional C$8 billion. allocated to transform andRead More →

Canada’s latest budget sets ambitious targets for housing supply, but it’s mostly hot air. BMO broke down the federal government’s new procurement measures for capital markets clients this morning. If possible, the 2022 budget plan to double home construction shows they still don’t understand inflation. Or Millennials, think about it.Read More →

Who went wild over the government credit card? Who “accidentally” forgot to return their work phone? Who made the most racist comment of the year? from Ottawa 2020-2021 Public Servants Misdeeds Report is there and unlike those employees, scandals do not disappoint. Buckle up for the drama. A total ofRead More →

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau highlighted several key measures in the recently released budget to help Canadians adopt zero-emission vehicles. Several measures in the Budget 2022: A plan to grow our economy and make life more affordable include: Build a national network of charging stations for electric vehicles supporting charging infrastructureRead More →

The Russian-Ukrainian conflict has put much of the world on high alert for possible Russian-sponsored attacks on critical infrastructure. This includes Canada, especially when geopolitics is taken into account: Canada was a founding member of the NATO alliance and is closely allied with the United States, both strategically and economically.Read More →

4-day work week: CEO of a non-profit organization discusses the benefits Joe O’Connor, CEO of 4 Day Week Global, discusses changing workplace culture attitudes and how employees and companies have demonstrated that they are benefiting from reduced working hours. The idea of ​​a shortened four-day workweek has gained traction inRead More →

Climate activists blame the feds budget unveiled Thursday by Canada’s Liberal government fails to deliver on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s three-year-old promise to make a “just transition” from fossil fuels and instead takes care of polluters. “This federal budget is stuck in the mindset of more freeways and fossil fuelRead More →

The Canadian government has announced a investment to help the Canadian fresh produce industry make the transition to sustainable packaging for food and produce. Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau said the government would invest up to C$376,200 ($299,869) in the Canadian Fresh Produce Marketing Association (CPMA). The CMPA isRead More →

Posted April 5, 2022 9:00 a.m. EDT There are a number of good reasons for moving from permanent residency to Canadian citizenship. Beyond the security and pride that comes with citizenship, there are certain benefits not available to permanent residents. Here are five benefits of obtaining Canadian citizenship. Schedule aRead More →