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…
20
Dec
2011
Posted by: In: news

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

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 20, 2011 7:18 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…
07
Sep
2011
Posted by: In: news

Conrad Black sues former business partner David Radler over Horizon Publications

OTTAWA – Conrad Black is suing his former business partner, a man who was also the chief prosecution witness to testified against him at his 2007 fraud trial. The Chicago Sun-Times reported Wednesday that Black has filed a suit that alleges David Radler hurt the value of Black’s stake in…