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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

Canada plays Japan at Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday; Sportsnet to broadcast game live

Canada plays Japan at Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday; Sportsnet to broadcast game live

News Release CANWNT readies for first of two games against world champions Japan It’s been almost a year since Canada’s Women’s National Team last was on the field in Edmonton when they played Korea Republic in a women’s international friendly at Commonwealth Stadium. As Canada prepared for that game, they braved frigid sub-zero temperatures but … Continue reading

ASC reaches settlement agreement with Jessica Elizabeth Bennett

News Release ASC reaches settlement agreement with Jessica Elizabeth Bennett CALGARY –  The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has concluded a settlement agreement with Alberta resident Jessica Elizabeth Bennett related to illegal trades and distributions of Homerun International Inc., Homerun Capital Corp., Homerun Equities Inc., Homerun Capital II Corp., Homerun Equities II Inc., 1484106 Alberta Ltd., … Continue reading

ASC sanctions Lawrence Zeiben, Grit International Inc. and Texas Petroleum Inc. for fraud and misrepresentation

News Release ASC sanctions Lawrence Zeiben, Grit International Inc. and Texas Petroleum Inc. for fraud and misrepresentation CALGARY – The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has sanctioned Lawrence Zeiben (Zeiben) and his companies Grit International Inc. (Grit) and Texas Petroleum Inc. (Texas Petroleum) for perpetrating a fraud on investors and making misrepresentations to investors.  An ASC … Continue reading

Cebu CC grabs seven-point; PAL Ladies lead over SW-Masters

Cebu CC grabs seven-point; PAL Ladies lead over SW-Masters

Cebu CC grabs seven-point PAL Ladies lead over SW-Masters CEBU City – Darkhorse Cebu Country Club, getting a huge lift from fragile-looking Lois Kaye Go, served notice of its readiness to finally lift the PAL Ladies Interclub Championship Division diadem by shooting an opening 281 points for a seven-point lead over Manila Southwoods-Masters. The 14-year-old … Continue reading

Group Celebrates Consular Campaign Success, To Remain Vigilant Vs Other Migrant Issues

News Release Group Celebrates Consular Campaign Success, To Remain Vigilant Vs Other Migrant Issues The Filipino community is reaping the fruits of their labor after more than a year of dedicated hard work for the campaign calling for a permanent consular office in Alberta. Philippines’ Gabriela Women’s Party representatives Luz Ilagan and Emmi de Jesus … Continue reading