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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

Lawn care tips by AB agriculture and rural development

Lawn care tips by AB agriculture and rural development

Source: http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/agdex8585 A healthy lawn contributes to your property value and the overall appearance of your neighborhood. It provides a natural, safe surface where your family can play and relax. By following a few simple tips, you can keep your lawn healthy and environmentally beneficial. Mowing Mow high, preferably 2.5 to 3 inches. Mowing short … Continue reading

Reopening the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program; An innovative investor program that will bring economic benefits to Canada

News Release Reopening the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program An innovative investor program that will bring economic benefits to Canada Ottawa —The Government of Canada continues to test demand for the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital (IIVC) Pilot Program—a program which will ensure that immigrants who come to Canada deliver meaningful benefits to our economy … Continue reading

Meet your new Cabinet Ministers

Meet your new Cabinet Ministers

Source: alberta.ca Cabinet is made up of the Premier and ministers. The Premier is the head of Cabinet, and chooses cabinet ministers. Cabinet approves Orders in Council and policy matters, and has the final say on day-to-day government operations. Rachel Notley Premier of Alberta Minister of International and Intergovernmental Relations Brian Mason Minister of Infrastructure … Continue reading

AHS Environmental Public Health honoured for their investigative work; Wins national award for outstanding achievement

AHS Environmental Public Health honoured for their investigative work; Wins national award for outstanding achievement

News Release AHS Environmental Public Health honoured for their investigative work *Wins national award for outstanding achievement E.coli and norovirus outbreaks…they’re involved. Restaurant and building inspections…they’re involved. Monitoring of spas, day cares, swimming pools and tattoo parlours…they’re involved. Who are these busy individuals? They are Environmental Health Officers (EHOs) with Alberta Health Services-Environmental Public Health … Continue reading