The Canadian government has put Hockey Canada under the microscope. The Canadian government has put Hockey Canada under the microscope. Sports Minister Pascale St-Onge has ordered a financial audit of an out-of-court settlement involving a woman who alleged she was sexually assaulted by junior hockey players following a Hockey CanadaRead More →

Greek tanker seized, Reuters May 31, 2022 OTTAWA – In the wake of May 27 hijacking of two Greek tankers by Iranian terrorist Islamic Revolutionary Guard (IRGC), B’nai Brith Canada urges the Canadian government to take concrete action. B’nai Brith has written to Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Mélanie Joly, askingRead More →

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The International Airline Pilots Association (ALPA), the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) and Unifor are launching a public campaign calling on the Government of Canada to ensure the safe return of five Canadians who were arbitrarily imprisoned in the Dominican Republic after reporting a crime in which theyRead More →

TECH5 is an international technology company founded by biometrics industry experts, focused on developing disruptive biometric and digital identification solutions through the application of AI and machine learning technologies. TECH5’s target markets include both the public and private sectors with products powering civil ID, digital ID, as well as authenticationRead More →

The Wet’suwet’en Nation’s fight against the Coastal GasLink pipeline project unfolded in Montreal on Thursday, with dozens of protesters gathering outside the headquarters of the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC). The Wet’suwet’en are protesting RBC’s involvement in the gas pipeline project that will cross Wet’suwet’en ancestral territory in northern BritishRead More →

When lawmakers in Ontario, Canada updated provincial child protection laws in 2017, some social media users and news sites misinterpreted the effects of the legislation. Some of these claims are now resurfacing online. On April 24, an Instagram Publish shared a screenshot of an October 2017 article titled, “New CanadianRead More →

Consumers, students, government entities and businesses in Canada’s North, including all 25 Nunavut communities, will have access to expanded broadband capacity following a partnership signed between SSi Canada, the developer-operator QINIQ and SSi Mobile broadband services in Nunavut, and SES, the global leader in content connectivity solutions. Under the agreement,Read 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 →

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 →

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 →

CALGARY, Alta., March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Nanalysis Scientific Corp. (TSXV: NSCI,OTCQX:NSCIF, FRA:1N1) (“Nanalysis” or the “Company”) announces that the Company has received repayable funding from $4,985,000 to expand manufacturing operations and global markets for the government’s nuclear magnetic resonance products Canada. “We are very grateful for the support ofRead More →

Through a digital citizens’ initiative (DCI), the government says Canadians can build their “resilience” against incorrect information and build partnerships to support a healthy digital information society. Rodriguez says: “There is urgency to act. As Canadians, we cannot tolerate misinformation and propaganda. Democracy did not happen by chance. We haveRead More →

In response to President Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry issued a statement asking Canadian investors and businesses to review their investment plans involving Russian investors.1 This new policy represents another economic measure taken by the Canadian government in response to the Russian action. AccordingRead More →

A Canadian was extradited from Canada to the United States yesterday on an indictment returned to the Mid-District of Florida that charges him with conspiracy to commit computer fraud and wire fraud, intentional damage to a computer protected and forwarding a claim in connection with damage to a protected computerRead More →

Tampa, Florida – A Canadian was extradited from Canada to the United States yesterday on an indictment returned to the Central District of Florida that charges him with conspiracy to commit computer fraud and wire fraud, damage to a Protected Computer and transmitting a request in connection with damage toRead More →

Breadcrumb Links News Merchandise Agriculture Strike would impact Nutrien’s ability to transport potash, nitrogen and other agricultural chemicals to retail outlets just before spring planting Author of the article: Bloomberg News Jen Skerritt Nutrien’s Cory potash mine storage warehouse near Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Photo by Nayan Sthankiya/Reuters Files Content of theRead More →

The Canadian government will invest up to $3.7 million to improve the Youth Employment and Skills Program (YESP) and support approximately 300 jobs for youth in the agricultural sector Details were announced by Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food. The YESP aims to support employers in the agri-food sectorRead More →

A Winnipeg man of Ukrainian descent calls on Ottawa to provide a lifeline for Ukrainians as Russian armed forces continue their devastating attack on the country. Nick Krawetz is calling on the federal government to waive temporary visa requirements for Ukrainians as the destruction and terror of Russia’s invasion ofRead 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 →

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 →

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 →

From identifying “enemies” and monitoring dissidents to manipulating local organizations, Beijing is using every means in its toolbox to silence members of Chinese communities overseas, including in Canada, whom he sees as a threat, according to a government report. The report showed that China is actively engaged in a “systematicRead More →

TRENTON, Canada A Canadian government report accuses China of “influencing or manipulating” the Chinese community in Canada and around the world, Global News said on Wednesday. The Overseas Chinese Affairs Office (OCAO) used “coercive tactics” to intimidate the overseas Chinese community, according to the report obtained by the broadcaster. “ItRead More →

A government report on Chinese espionage activities in Canada accuses Beijing of engaging in a “systematic campaign of intelligence gathering, persuasion, influence and manipulation” against the Chinese community. In the report obtained by Global News, Canadian officials alleged that the Office of Overseas Chinese Affairs was responsible for “influencing orRead More →

A government report on Chinese espionage activities in Canada accuses Beijing of engaging in a “systematic campaign of intelligence gathering, persuasion, influence and manipulation” against the Chinese community. In the report obtained by Global News, Canadian officials alleged that the Office of Overseas Chinese Affairs was responsible for “influencing orRead More →

Update on international travel: Due to growing concerns over the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, the Canadian government on Wednesday urged citizens to avoid travel abroad during the Christmas holidays, saying the Omicron variant of Covid “makes us fear the worst”, including including the spike in infections and travel disruptions.AlsoRead More →

The Canadian government advises Canadians not to travel before the holiday season. Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos said the advisory against international travel was back in place. At a news conference alongside other federal ministers, Duclos also said the government would continue to increase testing capacity at ports of entry. PrimeRead More →

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland presented the Government of Canada’s Economic and Fiscal Update to Parliament on the evening of December 14. This update is the first revision of the government’s economic forecast since the release of the 2021 federal budget in April. These types of announcements show Canadians where theRead More →