23
Jun
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Covid19, COVID19 travel, Economy, edmonton airport, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, Edmonton economy, Edmonton International Airport, EIA, International Travel, Roundtable, Traffic, WestJet, World

Westjet speaks with stakeholders about future of travel in and out of Edmonton – Edmonton

The future of air travel in and out of Edmonton was the main topic of discussion on Wednesday at a roundtable held by a major airline. Westjet hosted the two-hour session with approximately 80 business leaders, airport officials and officials from all three levels of government. READ MORE: Edmonton International…
18
May
2021
Posted by: In: Donald Trump, New York, New York Attorney General, new york trump investigation, Trump, Trump investigation, Trump Organization, Trump Organization Investigation, World

N.Y. probe into Trump Organization is now criminal investigation: attorney general – National

A New York state civil investigation into former U.S. President Donald Trump’s business dealings has now expanded to include a criminal investigation, the state’s attorney general confirmed Tuesday. “We have informed the Trump Organization that our investigation into the organization is no longer purely civil in nature,” a spokesperson…
05
May
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Canadians get COVID-19 vaccine in US, Canadians going to US for COVID-19 vaccine, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, get COVID vaccine in US, Health, how to get US COVID vaccine, US Covid-19 Vaccines, World

Canadians flying south for COVID-19 vaccines as U.S. demand for doses falls – National

With COVID-19 vaccine demand declining in the United States, some Canadians facing third-wave lockdowns are flying south to get inoculated, perhaps months earlier than they would be able to at home. Jimmy Simmons, 37, saw friends in their 40s struggling to get a shot in the hard-hit Canadian province…
03
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Biden, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Health, Joe Biden, mask mandate, Mississippi, mississippi mask mandate, Politics, Texas, texas mask mandate, us coronavirus, us covid, World

Biden says lifting mask mandates a ‘big mistake’ as COVID-19 remains threat in U.S. – National

U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday said decisions to end the required wearing of masks — such as those by governors of Texas and Mississippi — amounted to “Neanderthal thinking” given the rising death toll from the coronavirus pandemic. Asked if he had a message to Texas and Mississippi,…
23
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: California, Golf, LA County Sheriffs, Los Angeles, PGA, Sports, Tiger Woods, Tiger Woods car accident, Tiger Woods car crash, Tiger Woods golf, Tiger Woods injured, Tiger Woods injured car crash LA, Tiger Woods leg injuries, will tiger woods play again, World

Crash leaves Tiger Woods’ golfing future in doubt after latest injuries – National

Already in the final chapter of one of golf’s greatest careers, Tiger Woods may have penned a shocking end to that story on Tuesday when the winner of 15 majors was involved in a single-car crash and taken to the hospital with multiple injuries. Battered by years of back…
23
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Biden Trudeau meeting, bilateral meeting, Buy American, Canada, Canada-US Relations, Joe Biden, Justin Trudeau, Keystone XL, Line 5, Meng Wanzhou, Michael Kovrig, Michael Spavor, Politics, Trudeau Biden meeting, Two Michaels, US Canada relations, World

‘Human beings are not bartering chips’: Biden calls for China to release 2 Michaels – National

U.S. President Joe Biden said Canada and America will work together to secure the safe release of two Canadians — Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig — detained in China. Biden’s remarks came after a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Tuesday afternoon. 3:21 Trudeau and Biden hold first bilateral meeting virtually Trudeau and Biden hold…
23
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Donald Trump, donald trump tax returns, Supreme Court, supreme court trump taxes, Trump, trump news, Trump Tax Records, Trump tax returns, Trump taxes, whats in trump tax returns, World

Here’s what prosecutors could learn from Trump’s tax records after court decision – National

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. fought for a year and a half to get access to former President Donald Trump’s tax records. Now, thanks to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, he will soon have them. But what will that mean for the Democrat’s investigation into Trump’s business…
21
Jan
2021
Posted by: In: Donald Trump, Pandemic, Trump family, Trump family business, trump golf courses, Trump properties, trump real estate, World

Trump returns to family business empire hit hard by pandemic – National

Donald Trump is returning to a family business ravaged by pandemic shutdowns and restrictions, with revenue plunging more than 40 per cent at his Doral golf property, his Washington hotel and both his Scottish resorts over the past year. Trump’s 2020 financial disclosure released as he left office this…
24
Dec
2020
Posted by: In: Alibaba, alibaba china, Alibaba Group, alibaba investigation, anti monopoly investigation, anti monopoly probe, Beijing, China, monopoly, World

China launches anti-monopoly probe into Alibaba Group, stepping up pressure – National

Chinese regulators on Thursday announced an anti-monopoly investigation of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, stepping up the ruling Communist Party’s efforts to control fast-growing tech industries. President Xi Jinping’s government promotes e-commerce and other online industries but worries about the dominance of Alibaba and other market leaders. The ruling party…
07
Dec
2020
Posted by: In: 2 michaels, Canada, Canada-China relations, China, China United States, detained Canadians China, Francois-Philippe Champagne, Huawei detained Canadians, Meng Wanzhou, Michael Kovrig, Michael Spavor, Spavor Kovrig China Canada, Two Michaels, World

Champagne hints at progress in case of detained Canadians, but mum on Meng Wanzhou deal – National

Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne on Monday said progress is being made in the continued push for the release of two Canadians detained in China, but wouldn’t say if it’s because of a reported deal for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou. The Wall Street Journal and Reuters reported last week…