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Canada officially removed from EU’s permissible travel list due to rising COVID-19 cases

The European Union officially removed Canada from a list of countries that should not be subjected to incoming travel restrictions during the COVID-19...

Dollarama recalls bogus hand sanitizer

Dollarama Inc. is removing a counterfeit and recalled hand sanitizer from its shelves, which experts say should serve as a reminder of how...

Just 31% of companies capitalise fully on direct employee involvement to enhance performance and well-being

Fewer than one-third (31%) of companies in the EU27 facilitated the regular direct participation of employees in organisational decision-making and accorded them a...

U.S. environmental group lobbies Canadians to pressure CPP over ownership of Colorado oil firm

A U.S. environmental group is making a direct appeal to Canadians for help in persuading the Canada Pension Plan to end its investment...

Air Transat lays off half remaining fight attendants, closes Vancouver base

The Canadian Union of Public Employees says 128 Air Transat flight attendants — more than half the current workforce of attendants — were...

Trudeau and Trump are worlds apart on the Canada-U.S. border closure

Although Canada and the U.S. have agreed to close their shared land border to non-essential travel, they don't appear to agree on several...

Food delivery apps cut some restaurant fees amid surging demand due to COVID-19

Food delivery services like Uber Eats and Skip the Dishes are adjusting the fees they charge restaurants to process and handle orders, after pressure...

Statement by prof. Teresa Czerwińska, vice-president of the EIB, on Poland’s joining the pan-European guarantee fund

©EIB"Today's decision of the Polish government to join the pan-European guarantee fund (EGF) is very good news for the Polish economy," said...

Bank of Canada phasing out 3 programs set up in early days of COVID-19 to provide emergency liquidity

The Bank of Canada is winding down three emergency programs it set up to provide support to financial institutions during the early days...

Shares for company behind South Korea’s hit band BTS soar on Thursday amid COVID-19 pandemic

South Korea's Big Hit Entertainment, the company that manages global pop sensation BTS, had a dynamite trading debut Thursday in Seoul, helped by...

The Clean Oceans Initiative reaches two thirds of its 5-year financing target and expands with CDP and ICO as new members

©ShutterstockToday at the IMF/World Bank Group meetings, the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and KfW acting on...

Hudson’s Bay Company accused by 2 landlords of not paying rent since April at 5 locations

Two landlords of the Hudson's Bay Co. are suing the retailer for unpaid rent, alleging the iconic department store that anchors shopping malls...

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Pools and privacy: Why day-use hotels offer respite from home office distractions

As the hotel industry continues to face staggering losses due to COVID-19, a handful of properties in Vancouver are pivoting the business — and joining others around...

Nigeria: Press Institute Condemns Attack On National Pilot

The International Press Institute has condemned an attack on National Pilot newspaper in Ilorin. "Just when we thought the attack by protesters on media...

Giro d’Italia: Tao Geoghegan Hart wins first Grand Tour

Tao Geoghegan Hart - pronounced "Tayo Gay-gan Hart" - abandoned the 2019 Giro after a crash on stage 13Tao Geoghegan Hart became only...

The EIB joins forces with ICO and PSA Finance to support Spanish SMEs and mid-caps affected by the COVID-19 crisis

©ShutterstockThe European Investment Bank (EIB) is joining forces with the Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO) and PSA Financial Services Spain, E.F.C., S.A....