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RP Embassy in Ottawa issues advisory on Temporary Foreign Worker Program

Embassy of the Philippines Ottawa ADVISORY ON CANADA’S TEMPORARY FOREIGN WORKER PROGRAM (TFWP) (Source: http://www.vancouverpcg.org/) Following consultations with relevant Canadian authorities to whom concerns of Filipino temporary foreign workers (TFWs) in Canada were conveyed, the Philippine Embassy calls the attention of affected Filipino nationals to the following program changes and situations relative to the TFWP. 1. … Continue reading

Southwoods ends long Interclub drought, clips Orchard by 2; PGA British Columbia at 11th, Greater Vancouver at 32nd

Southwoods ends long Interclub drought, clips Orchard by 2; PGA British Columbia at 11th, Greater Vancouver at 32nd

Southwoods ends long Interclub drought, clips Orchard by 2 CEBU – Tonlits Asistio, just over three years removed from surviving an attempt on his life, Saturday fired a two-under-par 70 worth 38 points and powered Southwoods to its first Philippine Airlines (PAL) Interclub Men’s Championship in more than a decade. Asistio barely missed a 15-foot … Continue reading

Minister Findlay encourages Canadians to protect themselves from fraud during tax filing season

Minister Findlay encourages Canadians to protect themselves from fraud during tax filing season

News Release Minister Findlay encourages Canadians to protect themselves from fraud during tax filing season Minister Findlay highlights resources for recognizing and reporting fraud during Fraud Prevention Month Ottawa – Canada Revenue Agency The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, is kicking off Fraud Prevention Month (FPM) by reminding Canadians … Continue reading

Sexual assault arrest leads to charges in multiple investigations

Sexual assault arrest leads to charges in multiple investigations

News Release Sexual assault arrest leads to charges in multiple investigations Southwest stranger assault suspect arrested The Edmonton Police Service Sexual Assault Section has arrested a man in connection with multiple sexual assaults dating back to 2012. Between January 2012 and October 2014, Southwest Division received several reports of stranger assaults occurring primarily in the … Continue reading

Gift straight from the heart: Cardiac patients benefit from non-invasive technology

Gift straight from the heart: Cardiac patients benefit from non-invasive technology

News Release Gift straight from the heart Cardiac patients benefit from non-invasive technology Story by Kerri Robins What began as a normal spring day for Michele Roach ended with her collapse — and a huge shock for her husband Jim Kupczak, who found her unconscious and unresponsive. The 49-year-old Edmonton woman had suffered a near-fatal … Continue reading

New OB/GYN specialist recruited to Fort McMurray

New OB/GYN specialist recruited to Fort McMurray

News Release New OB/GYN specialist recruited to Fort McMurray FORT McMURRAY — Residents in the Wood Buffalo area will soon have increased access to obstetrical and gynecological services in the community. Obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) specialist Dr. Nnabuike Ngene has been recruited to Fort McMurray by Alberta Health Services (AHS) with support from local partners, including community … Continue reading

ASC reciprocates bans against IAC-Independent Academies Canada, Micron Systems, Theodore Everett, Leonard Ralph and Robert Duke

ASC reciprocates bans against IAC-Independent Academies Canada, Micron Systems, Theodore Everett, Leonard Ralph and Robert Duke

News Release ASC reciprocates bans against IAC-Independent Academies Canada, Micron Systems, Theodore Everett, Leonard Ralph and Robert Duke CALGARY –  The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has reciprocated certain sanctions the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) imposed on IAC – Independent Academies Canada Inc., Micron Systems Inc., Theodore Robert Everett, Leonard George Ralph and Robert H. … Continue reading