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Businesses Shouldn't Need To Raise Money

Posted on 12 November 2019

ZOHO, an Indian technology company with 8000 employees just set up their first Canadian office in Montreal. Zoho's largest investment into Canada will soon be a data center. There first two employees in Montreal are tasked with finding the right location for the data center. A data center located in Canada is a requirement under federal law. Its purpose is to ensure that technology companies do ...

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Toronto: Homeless people die as referral centre turns people away

Posted on 07 November 2019

Toronto: The Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP) will be holding a vigil today at 129 Peter Street, at 5:30pm to remember lives lost to homelessness and demand immediate action from all three levels of government.   The vigil will highlight the continuous failure of the shelter system, to meet the needs of the homeless in the midst of the City’s worsening housing crisis. T ...

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Toronto Vigil: Homeless People Die as Referral Centre Turns People Away

Posted on 06 November 2019

Homeless people die as referral centre turns people away, Community demands immediate government action  Toronto: The Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP) will be organizing a vigil at 129 Peter Street, Thursday November 7 at 5:30pm to remember lives lost to homelessness and demand immediate action from all three levels of government.   The vigi ...

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OCAP has launched a poster campaign to encourage solidarity in the downtown east

Posted on 09 October 2019

Toronto: The Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP) launched a poster campaign last night encouraging residents of Toronto’s downtown east neighbourhood to support healthcare and shelter services for the area’s low income residents. The poster also has a message for the seemingly small but vocal group of wealthier residents who have been aggressively campaigning to have those service ...

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Sexuality: “Grab Them By The Ballot” Launches Photo Series For International Women’s Day

Posted on 07 March 2019

In times of trouble, the world needs beauty. Let's create some! New York, New York – March 7, 2019:  Grab Them By The Ballot, a campaign that went viral during the US mid-term elections, has launched another controversial initiative for International Women’s Day on March 8th called “My Body My Choice”.  Women from more than twenty three countrie ...

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CIHR Supports Carleton’s Leading Research Aimed at Improving the Health of all Canadians

Posted on 22 February 2019

Carleton University’s researchers have received over a million dollars in funding from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) to support leading projects on the how exposure to nature can benefit individual health, reducing Parkinson's-related neurodegeneration and understanding early life epilepsy. “This funding from CIHR will enable Carleton to continue expanding its wo ...

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Greenwood Stakes, Toronto’s Most Fashionable Event of the Spring, Returns Saturday, May 25

Posted on 22 February 2019

A day at Woodbine Racetrack features thrilling thoroughbred horse races, style contests, art installations, a cocktail showcase with Toronto’s top mixologists and more   Toronto, ON (February 21, 2019) – The elegance of Royal Ascot meets the excitement of the Kentucky Derby with the return of the Greenwood Stakes – an afternoon of high stakes horse races, style, a ...

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Leading American Conservative Investment Group Scores Major Victory Over Apple

Posted on 22 February 2019

Washington, DC - Apple shareholders have a unique opportunity to deliver a resounding message that the liberal grip on Silicon Valley poses an unacceptable long-term risk to investors. The Free Enterprise Project (FEP), the nation's leading voice for conservative-minded investors, urges Apple investors to seize this occasion by approving FEP's "True Diversity Board Policy" ...

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Montréal: Savaria Declares its Monthly Dividend

Posted on 22 February 2019

LAVAL, Quebec, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Savaria Corporation (“Savaria”) (TSX: SIS) one of the global leaders in the accessibility industry, declared on February 21st a dividend of 3.5 cents ($0.035) per common share, in accordance with its monthly dividend policy, payable on March 14, 2019 to shareholders of record of the Corporation at the close of business on February 28, ...

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Canadian Health Professionals Travel to Guatemala on Child Health Knowledge Exchange

Posted on 15 February 2019

Cobourg, ON [Feb 14, 2019] - Horizons of Friendship, a non-profit international development organization with charitable status, will lead a third team of Canadian healthcare providers, experts and advocates from across the country to Guatemala,  where they will exchange knowledge and experiences on the challenging maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH) issues Indigenous Maya K’iche’ p ...