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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

City First Municipality to Win Most Admired Corporate Cultures Award

City First Municipality to Win Most Admired Corporate Cultures Award

News Release City First Municipality to Win Most Admired Corporate Cultures Award Earlier today, Waterstone Human Capital announced the winners of the2014 Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures. The City of Edmonton is the first municipality to receive the designation. The award recognizes the best corporate cultures of Canadian organizations ‒ those that contribute to … Continue reading

Council continues work to attract and engage new rural entrepreneurs

Council continues work to attract and engage new rural entrepreneurs

News Release Council continues work to attract and engage new rural entrepreneurs Premier Jim Prentice extends the Next Generation Advisory Council’s mandate supporting Alberta’s future agricultural and rural leaders. The Next Generation Advisory Council will continue to examine ways to engage and support entrepreneurs to lead Alberta’s agriculture, food and rural businesses. “The average age … Continue reading

Alberta arming communities to fight climate change

News Release Alberta arming communities to fight climate change The Municipal Climate Change Action Centre’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and support local energy efficiency initiatives are getting a boost from the Alberta government. The Centre is a one-stop shop that provides tools and resources to help Alberta municipalities through education, technical assistance and … Continue reading

EFRS reminds residents to stay fire safe white staying warm this winter

Stay fire safe while staying warm this winter (Source: edmonton.ca) Electrical failures and malfunctions were responsible for more than 100 fires totaling $8 million in damages in Edmonton last year. These costly and dangerous fires are more common during the winter months when the use of heating and lighting appliances increases. Edmonton Fire Rescue Services … Continue reading

Holiday Magic Comes to City Hall

Holiday Magic (Source: edmonton.ca) Ring in the holiday season at City Hall with delightful performances by school choirs from across Edmonton. Date: December 8-12, 2014 Time: 10am-2pm Location: City Room, City Hall Cost: FREE Registration will close November 21, 2014 at 4pm. Limited spaces still available. To register call 311, or use eReg online. (Holiday Magic can … Continue reading