The fund will support sustainable food production through early-stage, values-based food innovators – from the ethical treatment of employees on farms and factories to ending the food production cycle with compostable packaging. Two of Western Canada’s leading marketing agencies, ZGM Inc. and PS&Colaunched the Ethical Food Fund (EFF) – givingRead More →

If you are an international student looking to work in Canada, visa sponsorship jobs are an ideal option to start your career. After all, the Government of Canada reported that immigration accounts for nearly 100% of Canada’s labor force growth in 2021. One way for international graduates to enter theRead More →

BenchSci, Vention among Canadian startups on the list. Four Canadian companies cracked the first edition of CB Insights’ Advanced Manufacturing 50 list, which the research firm says includes the world’s 50 most promising advanced manufacturing private companies. BenchSci, Canvass Analytics, Vention and Novarc Technologies were the Canadian startups selectedRead More →

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The moon rises behind the skyline and financial district in Toronto, November 25, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Blinch/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TORONTO, July 19 (Reuters) – Some Canadian companies are reconsidering their expansion plans after the central bank’s surprise one-percentage-point hike in interest rates lastRead More →

Canadian Premier, Shoplogix and Array are hiring senior executives. There are many companies across Canada looking to fill a variety of entry-level to mid-level positions. The companies listed below are looking to fill marketing, sales and communications positions. Discover all the organizations recruiting on Jobs.BetaKit for more opportunities. BilingualRead More →

Natural Pod, a Canadian manufacturer of educational furniture, partners with leading sustainability-focused brands ChopValue, Unbuilders, Halfmoon to radically transform K-12 learning spaces. Their goal: sensory inclusivity and environmental education. The Better Together Partnership collection underscores the intention that furniture should be part of the learning space, not the focal point.Read More →

A delegation of eight Canadian companies that import and distribute fresh fruits and vegetables have completed a trade mission to the Region of Murcia, where they visited the farms and agricultural facilities of eight companies in the region this week. This promotional action was organized by the Chamber of CommerceRead More →

“It shows a nonchalant attitude on the part of the government,” said Kathleen Ruff, founder of environmental advocacy group RightOnCanada. “They send a message to the world that trivializes the seriousness of the problem.” Canada has come under fire in recent years for sending waste overseas, often misidentified as recyclableRead More →

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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday expressed his government’s firm determination to redouble efforts to strengthen and expand bilateral cooperation with Canada in areas of mutual interest, particularly trade, investment, energy, health and education. The Prime Minister was talking to the High Commissioner for Canada, Ms. Wendy Gilmour,Read More →

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A study by the Capgemini Research Institute found that Canadian companies see digital twins as drivers of their sustainability agenda. A digital twin is a virtual replica of a physical system that can continuously model, simulate, monitor, analyze and optimize the physical world. For Example, in retail, digital twins canRead More →

Canada’s large public companies are slowly making progress in disclosing greenhouse gas emissions. This is the problem. Institutional investors have set their own emissions targets and are demanding more climate-related risk data as they race the pros and cons of writing checks to buy positions for their portfolios. But theRead 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 →

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 →

VANCOUVER — Three Canadian companies with carbon capture technologies have each won $1 million from entrepreneur Elon Musk’s foundation. VANCOUVER — Three Canadian companies with carbon capture technologies have each won $1 million from entrepreneur Elon Musk’s foundation. The University of British Columbia says in a press release that itsRead 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 →

A human rights coalition is asking a federal agency to investigate 14 Canadian companies accused of selling products made by forced labor in China. Twenty-eight advocacy groups filed a complaint Sunday with the Canadian Ombudsman for Responsible Business, which is responsible for investigating allegations of human rights abuses by CanadianRead 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 →

$92 million investment in adMare BioInnovations will help translate health research into innovative new therapies in Canada March 30, 2022 – Vancouver, British Columbia Protecting the health and safety of Canadians and ensuring we have the national capacity to respond to future health crises are top priorities for the GovernmentRead More →

OTTAWA – Two federal New Democrats tabled legislation on Tuesday that would make Canadian companies more liable for human rights abuses and environmental damage overseas. At a press conference, NDP MP Peter Julian said Bill C-262 would create legal tools, giving victims of human rights abuses by Canadian companies overseasRead More →

Since March, global companies like Apple, Netflix, PayPal, Coca-Cola, H&M and Disney have announced they are suspending or withdrawing operations in Russia in response to its invasion of Ukraine. On May 23, Seattle-based Starbucks announced it would close its 130 cafes in Russia, an announcement that followed McDonald’s decision toRead More →

“The pandemic has been a real wake-up call for Canadian organizations,” says Jérôme Thirion Tweet that Although outsourcing and partnerships have long proven effective in increasing efficiency, expanding capabilities and growing businesses, executives across the country say they urgently need to radically change their TPRM operating models. and their approachRead More →

TORONTO — Magna International Inc. is joining other Canadian companies in fighting aggression in Ukraine by scaling back its Russian operations. “Like most members of the international community, we remain deeply concerned about the very unfortunate situation in Ukraine,” spokeswoman Tracy Fuerst said in an email Thursday. Magna has sixRead More →

Magna International Inc. joins other Canadian companies in standing up to aggression in Ukraine by scaling back its Russian operations. “Like most members of the international community, we remain deeply concerned about the very unfortunate situation in Ukraine,” company spokeswoman Tracy Fuerst said in an email Thursday. The Ontario-based autoRead More →

OTTAWA — Hours after the United Nations sided with Ukraine and called on Russia to withdraw from its territory, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy hailed the vote and called on Canada for more sanctions and “restrictive measures” to stop the bombardment of his country. Zelenskyy, who is entrenched in Kyiv asRead More →

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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →

More than four in 10 employers offering remote work options and higher starting salaries to attract qualified candidates TORONTO, January 31, 2022 /CNW/ – The labor market is poised to continue its recovery through 2022, according to research from talent and business solutions consultancy Robert Half. According to the company’sRead More →

As widespread labor shortages force Canadian companies to reassess their employee recruitment and retention practices, experts say pay transparency is increasingly in the spotlight. Outside of the public sector and unionized shops, wages in North America have long been considered a private matter between employer and employee. Job postings usuallyRead More →

The volume of transactions fell in the second half of 2021 after a meteoric start to the year.Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Canada’s capital markets reached new highs in 2021, setting records for the amount of money raised in initial public offerings and for the total value of mergers and acquisitions. According toRead More →

Canadian companies affected by ransomware attacks pay perpetrators nearly half a million dollars on average, new poll results show. Angus Reid’s investigation for cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks in September, but released on Wednesday, found that the average ransom paid by Canadian companies was $ 458,247, while the average ransomRead More →

New federal disclosure requirements and growing shareholder pressure have pushed more Canadian companies to add more women and other diverse candidates to their boards The Globe and Mail’s annual Board Games report on corporate governance in Canada showed progress in 2021 on diversity. The 220 companies assessed, all members ofRead More →

Nova Chemicals Corp., a Calgary, Alberta-based chemical and plastic resin manufacturer, and GreenMantra Technologies of Brantford, Ontario, have completed a second paving project in Ontario, incorporating the equivalent of 700,000 bags plastic in post-consumer recycled plastics in two lanes and parking. The project was carried out at the construction siteRead More →

Amid efforts to overcome the challenges caused by COVID-19 and climate change, the conversation about modernizing the Canadian economy and strengthening relationships between people and businesses has intensified, said Brian Gallant, former Premier of New Brunswick and co-author of the Global Canada report.James West / The Canadian Press New reportRead More →