Alberta

NDP Leader Rachel Notley issues statement in response to Premier Kenney’s reaction to the federal Throne Speech

News Release NDP Leader Rachel Notley issued the following statement in response to Premier Kenney’s reaction to the federal Throne Speech: “I was alarmed by the comments we heard from the Premier today. This premier is so desperate to distract Albertans from his inability to create jobs and restart economic growth that he is continuing … Continue reading

Philippines / Sports

PJ Simon retires from basketball

PJ Simon retires from basketball By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno    PBA player PJ Simon (From his Facebook page) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Magnolia guard PJ Simon announced his retirement from basketball in a lengthy social media post on Wednesday. “This is PJ Simon, The SuperSub, Your Scoring Apostle, signing out,” the 40-year-old star said. On why he is … Continue reading

Alberta

Response to the Speech from the Throne: Premier Kenney

News Release Response to the Speech from the Throne: Premier Kenney Premier Jason Kenney issued the following statement in response to the federal government’s Speech from the Throne: “Alberta is disappointed that instead of listening to Canada’s provinces, the federal government doubled down on policies that will kill jobs, make Canada poorer and weaken national … Continue reading

Philippines

Palace thanks Carpio for praising President Duterte arbitral win assertion

Palace thanks Carpio for praising PRRD arbitral win assertion By Azer Parrocha   Retired Supreme Court Justice Antonio Carpio (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Malacañang on Wednesday thanked retired Supreme Court Justice Antonio Carpio for praising President Rodrigo Duterte’s assertion of the Hague-based arbitral ruling that invalidates China’s vast claims over the South China Sea before … Continue reading

Philippines

3 more countries help find missing Livestock 1 crew: DOLE

3 more countries help find missing Livestock 1 crew: DOLE By Ferdinand Patinio  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Three countries have responded to the Philippines’ request to help the search and rescue operation for the missing crew, including 36 Filipinos, of Gulf Livestock 1 which sunk off the coast of Japan … Continue reading

Edmonton

Free small business webinar series launches for the fall

Public Service Announcement Free small business webinar series launches for the fall The City of Edmonton continues to support the growth of small business by offering a new series of free online webinars designed to help navigate the City’s regulatory processes and enable a smoother, more streamlined experience.The webinar series is part of a larger Small … Continue reading