29
Sep
2020
Posted by: In: Canada, Decision Saskatchewan, Politics, Regina Walsh Acres, Sask Election, Sask Election 2020, Sask Politics, Saskatchewan Election, Saskatchewan Election 2020, Saskatchewan Election Regina Walsh Acres, Sk election, SK Election 2020

Saskatchewan election: Regina Walsh Acres

Summary A new MLA will be elected in Regina Walsh Acres after Saskatchewan Party MLA Warren Steinley resigned his seat after winning the Regina-Lewvan riding for the Conservative Party of Canada in the 2019 federal election. Boundaries Regina Walsh Acres includes the neighbourhoods of Regent Park, Walsh Acres and…
28
Sep
2020
Posted by: In: Donald Trump, Donald Trump Taxes, New york times trump tax, new york times trump taxes, ny times trump taxes, nyt trump taxes, Politics, Trump tax returns, trump tax returns released, Trump taxes, trump taxes new york, Us Election, World

Trump’s reported debts raise national security issues for possible 2nd term: experts – National

Revelations that President Donald Trump is personally liable for more than $400 million in debt are casting a shadow over his presidency that ethics experts say raises national security concerns he could be manipulated to sway U.S. policy by organizations or individuals he’s indebted to. New scrutiny of Trump,…
29
Aug
2020
Posted by: In: Anti-Netanyahu Protests, Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel, Israel corruption, Israel corruption protests, Israel government protests, Israel protests, Jerusalem, Netanyahu protests, Politics, World

Thousands rally for weekly anti-Netanyahu protests in Israel – National

JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Israelis demonstrated Saturday in Jerusalem in a continuation of summer-long weekend rallies demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who faces a corruption trial and accusations of mishandling the coronavirus crisis. Smaller protests also took part in other parts in Israel, including overpasses…
19
Aug
2020
Posted by: In: Andrew Furey, Canada, Deficit, Dwight Ball, Election, Humber-Grose Morne, N.L, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Oil, Politics, Premier, Provincial Government

Andrew Furey sworn in as Newfoundland and Labrador’s premier today

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Andrew Furey has been sworn in as premier of Newfoundland and Labrador. The surgeon and charity CEO from a political family was elected Liberal leader Aug. 3 and will replace Dwight Ball to become the 14th premier of the province. Furey, the son of Senate Speaker…
03
Aug
2020
Posted by: In: Cyrus R. Vance, Donald Trump, Donald Trump tax return, Donald Trump Taxes, New York, New York City, Politics, Trump, trump tax return, Trump taxes, World

‘Protracted criminal conduct’: Prosecutor seeks Trump’s taxes, cites probe of business – National

A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax returns told a judge Monday that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and protracted criminal conduct at the Trump Organization.” Trump’s lawyers last month said the grand jury subpoena for the tax returns was…
16
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: Calgary City Council, calgary green line, Calgary Green Line alternative route, Calgary Green Line LRT, Calgary LRT expansion, Calgary Transit, Calgary Transit Green Line, city of calgary, Green Line LRT expansion, Politics, Public Transit

Green Line LRT: Calgary councillors approve alternative Stage 1 route – Calgary

Calgary city council has approved a revised route for Stage 1 of the Green Line LRT expansion. The first approved stage of the project goes from 16 Avenue N. to Shepard and also comes with changes to construction staging. READ MORE: Green Line LRT: Calgary councillors discuss revised alignment of…
25
Oct
2019
Posted by: In: Amazon, Amazon Trump, Jeff Bezos, jeff bezos trump, Microsoft, microsoft amazon, microsoft amazon pentagon, microsoft cloud computing, microsoft military, microsoft pentagon, microsoft pentagon contract, Politics, Tech, World

Microsoft beats Amazon for $10B cloud contract with Pentagon – National

The Pentagon awarded Microsoft a $10 billion cloud computing contract, snubbing early front-runner Amazon, whose competitive bid drew criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump and its business rivals. Bidding for the huge project, known as Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure, or JEDI, pitted leading tech titans Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle and IBM against…
12
Sep
2019
Posted by: In: Alberta business, Alberta Chamber Of Commerce, Canada, canada election, canada election 2019, Canadian Global Cities Council, Decision Canada, economic growth, Economy, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, Federal Election, Federal election 2019, Politics

8 Canadian cities join forces to promote business priorities to federal election candidates

A coalition of chambers of commerce and boards of trade in eight major markets is using the October election as a chance to urge the future federal government to adopt ideas to promote business innovation. The Canadian Global Cities Council released the first of four “policy playbooks” — an Agenda…
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…
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…