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ctvnews.ca — The newest version of Canada’s Food Guide moves away from its traditional focus on meat and milk while recommending Canadians consume more plant-based proteins. Meat and dairy are out. Plants and water are in. Those appear to be the biggest takeaways from the newest version of Canada’s Food Guide,…
23.01.2019 0 comments From Alex
huffingtonpost.ca — It's a delicious show of solidarity. Canadian air traffic controllers are carrying out a simple, but heartfelt gesture for their American counterparts — they're buying them dinner amidst the U.S. government shutdown. Air traffic controllers (ATC) in Moncton, N.B. and Gander, Nfld. sent pizza over …
13.01.2019 0 comments From Alex
cnn.com — Remember when you said you wanted to move to Canada? Now is a good time to start packing your bags. The Canadian Parliament has announced plans to add more than one million new permanent residents in the next three years. That's nearly one percent of the country's population each year. Canada welc…
11.01.2019 0 comments From Alex
cbc.ca — Statistics Canada found 26% of workforce is immigrants The employment gap between immigrants and Canadian-born workers is narrowing, as employers increasingly rely on newcomers to fill jobs, new research from Statistics Canada shows. The federal research agency found 78.9 per cent of newcomers age…
28.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
mining.com — The stone was found at Dominion Diamond and Rio Tinto's Diavik mine. Canada's Dominion Diamond Mines and Rio Tinto shocked the market on Friday by unveiling what is believed to be the largest diamond ever found in North America, measuring in about the size of a chicken-egg. The 552-carat yellow ge…
15.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
bbc.co.uk — The daughter of the founder of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer and deputy chair, was arrested in Vancouver on 1 December. Details of the arrest have not been released but the US has…
06.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
globalnews.ca — “It is huge. It is enormous. When you first see it, you just gasp because it’s just this huge hole in the ground." Geologist Catherine Hickson, a member of the team that first surveyed the cave in September, said it was luck that the aerial crew happened to fly over the cave when it wasn’t covered …
03.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
cbc.ca — Labour dispute causes 30-day backlog as 600 tractor-trailers sit unloaded   Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government gave one final push Friday to bring the Canada Post labour dispute to a close, suggesting it will act quickly if rotating strikes continue beyond a Saturday midnight deadline for …
17.11.2018 0 comments From Alex
globalnews.ca — The vast majority of these newcomers will come under economic programs designed to address skills shortages and gaps in the labour market. The federal government announced Wednesday that Canada will increase its immigration intake by 2021, accepting 350,000 individuals in a single year. The announ…
03.11.2018 0 comments From Alex
ladbible.com — Once again, we have another fine example of life imitating The Simpsons, this time in the form of Canada legalising cannabis. In the episode Midnight Rx from 13 years ago, Homer, Abe, Apu and Flanders skip across the border and begin smuggling prescription drugs into the US. Full Article >&gt…
20.10.2018 0 comments From Alex