Date archive forFebruary 15th, 2018
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Canada set to open free trade talks with South American bloc

Barring last-minute obstacles, Canadian negotiators plan to meet their Mercosur counterparts for talks in Asuncion, Paraguay, one day after trade minister Francois-Philippe Champagne signs the CPTPP in Santiago More...

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Senate deal on cannabis bill timeline means no sales before August

Governments and producers preparing for the legalization of recreational marijuana this summer now have some certainty about when retail sales will actually begin — and it won’t be before August at the More...

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Ottawa ending policy that rejects immigrants on medical grounds by April, Hussen says

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he will present a plan in April to kill an outdated policy that excludes immigrants based on medical condition, but the NDP wants the government to act with greater urgency More...

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The Pollcast: Breaking down the Ontario PC leadership race

With little more than three months remaining before the Ontario PCs choose their next leader, Pollcast host Éric Grenier is joined by Conservative insider Chad Rogers to discuss who has the inside track. Powered More...

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RCMP investigating whether Mountie wrote on Facebook that Boushie 'got what he deserved'

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says an investigation is underway into a report that an RCMP officer wrote on Facebook that Colten Boushie, a young Cree man who was shot and killed on a Saskatchewan farm in More...

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EPFO may raise equity investment limit to 25%

EPFO is considering allowing employees with higher salaries to route 25% of their PF contribution into stocks, while retaining the 15% cap for low-income employees Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Corus Radio suspends airplay of Hedley in wake of sexual misconduct allegations

Corus Radio suspends all airplay of Hedley songs across its 39 music stations as the Canadian rockers face allegations of sexual misconduct. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Canada's silver-medal lugers find sweet redemption after 4 long years

Canada’s Tristan Walker, Justin Snith, Sam Edney and Alex Gough seized silver on what will go down as a day of redemption on Thursday at the Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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Canada set to open talks with South American trade bloc

Barring last-minute obstacles, Canadian negotiators plan to meet their Mercosur counterparts for talks in Asuncion, Paraguay, one day after trade minister Francois-Philippe Champagne signs the CPTPP in Santiago More...

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EU ploughs £34million into railway joining Kosovo to West BEFORE nation joins bloc

THE European Union has donated £34million to help Kosovo upgrade a railway line to link the Balkan country to western Europe as the nation’s future membership of the bloc remains undecided. Simply More...