04
Jun
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta Coronavirus, Alberta health, Alberta politics, Calgary Stampede, Calgary Stampede COVID-19, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Deena Hinshaw, Health, Jason Kenney, Public Health Restrictions

COVID-19: Doctors’ group concerned about Calgary Stampede, major corporate partner won’t take part

It’s normally billed as The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, but with the Calgary Stampede getting the conditional green light to go ahead amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, some are concerned the event could become one of the greatest superspreaders of the novel coronavirus that the province has ever…
13
Nov
2020
Posted by: In: Alberta economy, Business, Christian Bayle, Energy, Fort Saskatchewan, heartland petrochemical complex, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money, petrochemicals, Pipeline, Pipelines

Inter Pipeline hopes to find petrochemical partner in first half of 2021

Inter Pipeline says it hopes to conclude its search for a partner in its $4-billion petrochemical project now under construction near Edmonton in the first half of next year. “We continue to advance the process to secure a partner for a material interest in the Heartland Petrochemical Complex,” said…
02
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: Coronavirus Toronto, COVID-19, COVID-19 Toronto, Food To Fight, Liberty Entertainment Group, Nick Di Donato

Coronavirus: Toronto businesses partner to provide 5,000 meals a week to frontline health-care workers

Liberty Entertainment Group and partners have organized Food to Fight, an initiative that provides 5,000 meals a week to the frontline staff at Mount Sinai Hospital, Bridgepoint Active Healthcare and Toronto General Hospital. Susan Hay has the story.
07
Jan
2020
Posted by: In: B.C. Murder, chinese millionaire, Gang Yuan, Guilty, Li Zhao, Manslaughter, millionaire murder, news, west vancouver, west vancouver murder

West Vancouver man who killed, dismembered business partner convicted of manslaughter

WARNING: This story contains disturbing details that may be disturbing to some readers A West Vancouver man has been convicted of manslaughter and interference with a body in the 2015 killing of his business partner. Li Zhao was originally charged with second-degree murder in the death of 42-year-old Gang Yuan.…
17
Dec
2018
Posted by: In: Bijan Kian, Bijan Kian turkey, Bijan Rafiekian, Bijan Rafiekian arrested, Bijan Rafiekian michael flynn, Michael Flynn, michael flynn associate, Michael Flynn Turkey, Politics, Russia Investigation, turkey lobbying, World

Michael Flynn’s ex-business partner arrested on illegal lobbying charges – National

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A one-time business partner of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has been arrested and charged with illegally lobbying to have a Turkish exile returned from the U.S. Bijan Rafiekian, who also goes by the name Bijan Kian, made an initial appearance Monday in federal court in…
03
Dec
2015
Posted by: In: Artificial Intelligence, Honda Motor Co., silicon valley, Softbank Corp., Tech, Toyota, Toyota Motor Corp

Toyota harbours big ambitions for ‘partner robot’ business – National

TOKYO – Toyota Motor Corp. is harbouring big ambitions to become a significant player in the growing market for robots that help the elderly and other people get around in everyday life. The company believes it can use its manufacturing expertise to become as crucial in a field it calls…
08
Sep
2014
Posted by: In: Deco, John Tory, Olivia Chow, Politics, Rob Ford, Toronto mayor

Rob Ford denies helping business partner with powers as mayor – Toronto

TORONTO- Rob Ford is once again facing allegations that he used his position as mayor to help a client of his company, Deco Labels and Tags. “I’ve answered this numerous times, I’ll answer it again. Deco has never benefited one iota, not one dime from any business we have done…
08
Feb
2013
Posted by: In: news

Katie Holmes, design partner Jeanne Yang take a ‘quiet approach’ to NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Katie Holmes and her business partner and stylist Jeanne Yang joined the New York Fashion Week frenzy last season with a show at Lincoln Center, only to leave it behind this time around. It wasn’t all the people, or even the paparazzi, that drove them away.…
14
Jun
2012
Posted by: In: Entertainment

Jury rejects claims that Costner, partner duped Baldwin, friend out of lucrative BP contract

NEW ORLEANS – A federal jury late Thursday rejected claims that Kevin Costner and his business partner duped fellow actor Stephen Baldwin and a friend out of millions of dollars from a BP contract for using oil cleanup devices in the aftermath of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill. The…
20
Dec
2011
Posted by: In: Politics

City of Regina to go deep with business partner on proposed football stadium

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 20, 2011 8:38 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ REGINA – City council in Regina has voted in favour of working with a private-sector partner to…