by Mark Page, Local Journalism Initiative reporter Village of Slocan residents got a chance to meet the crowded field of candidates running for Village council at the all-candidates meeting on September 27. The 13 council and two mayoral candidates introduced themselves and their platforms to the 50 people filling the Slocan Legion Hall. Gary Wright, former mayor of New Denver and moderator of the event, said that for such a small community, "you've got an incredible selection of people to choos
Ukraine could recapture Crimea, says US Analysis: Ukraine's three likely routes of attack Ukrainians ‘behind car bombing that killed daughter of Putin ally’ Chechen warlord Ramzan Kadyrov ‘promoted’ to general Listen to the latest episode of our daily Ukraine podcast
Competition and Markets Authority says other operators may not be able to compete after merger of Inmarsat and Viasat
Canadian Tire Corp. has ended its partnership with Hockey Canada as the fallout from the sporting organization's handling of alleged sexual assaults grows. The retailer joins a list of top-tier sponsors including Telus Corp., Scotiabank, Tim Hortons and Chevrolet Canada that have pulled their backing of hockey's national governing body. Yet while other corporate sponsors have paused support, Canadian Tire appears to be permanently severing its ties with Hockey Canada. "Hockey Canada continues to
Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday, dragged by financial and consumer staple stocks, with investors ...
Vaughan, Oct. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AECO Innovation Lab, the Residential Construction Council of Ontario (RESCON) and organizations in the One Ontario coalition are delighted that CMHC has announced $2.35 million for a pilot to implement a centralized, one-window digital platform to streamline and modernize the residential development approvals process in Simcoe County. The pilot could be used as a model for a more streamlined development review process across Ontario. “This funding will
Nanterre, 6 October 2022 VINCI signs the contract to design and buildGermany's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal An EPC* contract to build a regasification terminal comprising 2 storage tanksA strategic project for Germany's energy independence Through its subsidiary Cobra IS and in a consortium with Sener, VINCI has signed the EPC* contract to build Germany's first regasification terminal. It will have a production capacity of 10 billion m3 of natural gas per year and will have two 165
Iran's clerical rulers will likely contain the country's eruption of unrest for now, and prospects of the imminent dawn of a new political order are slim if history is any guide, four analysts said. The protests, which began over the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini her arrest by morality police, have spiralled into a revolt against what protesters said was the increasing authoritarianism of its ruling Islamic clerics. However, the chances of this snowballing into the kind of uprising that rapidly unseated veteran Egyptian and Tunisian rulers in 2011 seem remote any time soon, since Iran's rulers are determined to maintain their grip on power at any cost.
BANGKOK (AP) — A court in military-ruled Myanmar has sentenced a Japanese journalist to serve seven years in prison after he filmed an anti-government protest in July, a Japanese diplomat and the Southeast Asian nation's government said Thursday. Toru Kubota was sentenced on Wednesday to seven years for violating the electronic transactions law and three years for incitement, said Tetsuo Kitada, deputy chief of mission of the Japanese Embassy. The sentences are to be served concurrently, meaning
Omonia Nicosia vs Manchester United kicks off at 5:45pm with live coverage on BT Sport Casemiro to finally get first Premier League start in Manchester United's match with Everton Erik ten Hag warns Manchester United stars they are playing for their futures
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Ubisoft Announces its Global Creative Office The new organization aims to further grow the value of Ubisoft’s brands by boosting game creation, delivery and fostering the autonomy of creative teams in studios Download the Press Release PARIS – October 6, 2022 – Today, Ubisoft is announcing the implementation of its Global Creative Office to better reflect and support its portfolio strategy. With this evolution, Ubisoft aims to further support creative teams by facilitating decision-making and st
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Kevin Spacey is heading to trial against Anthony Rapp, who in 2017 accused the former "House of Cards" star of sexual assault when he was 14.
BLACKWOOD, N.J., October 06, 2022--U.S.Vision has announced a temporary program to help Florida residents in the wake of Hurricane Ian’s destruction in that state’s southwest region.
AMSTERDAM, October 06, 2022--AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of "a-" (Excellent) of Stonefort Reinsurance S.A. (Stonefort Reinsurance) (formerly known as Builders Reinsurance S.A.) (Luxembourg) and Stonefort Insurance S.A. (Stonefort Insurance) (formerly known as Builders Direct S.A.) (Luxembourg), both subsidiaries of HOCHTIEF Aktiengesellschaft (HOCHTIEF), a large Germany-based construction company that is majority ow
As many companies across the United States conduct mass layoffs and uncertainty grows in the U.S. labor market, countless individuals may be concerned that these warning signs may impact their jobs....
Lebanon's health ministry on Thursday announced the crisis-hit country's first case of cholera in decades. The announcement comes as neighboring war-torn Syria is struggling to contain a cholera outbreak that has spread across the country over the past month. Lebanon began a downward spiral in late 2019 that has plunged three-quarters of its population into poverty.