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Canadian auto workers ratify new contract with GM

Canadian auto workers ratify new contract with GM Canadian auto workers ratify new contract with GM

The auto workers of Canada voted to ratify an agreement for a three-year contract with General Motors. Members of Unifor, the union that represents about 4,300 Canadian workers at three GM facilities in Ontario, voted 80.5% in favor of the agreement, the union said Sunday in a statement. The vote followed the pattern of a […]

Legalization of marijuana in Canada linked to rise in health problems

Legalization of marijuana in Canada linked to rise in health problems Legalization of marijuana in Canada linked to rise in health problems

The legalization of marijuana in Canada five years ago has generated social benefits but has also caused an increase in poverty problems. healthsuch as the sharp increase in cases of psychosis, according to an article published this Tuesday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ). The article points out that although legalization has led to […]

General Motors and its workers in Canada reach an agreement to avoid a strike

General Motors and its workers in Canada reach an agreement to avoid a strike General Motors and its workers in Canada reach an agreement to avoid a strike

General Motors (GM) and the Canadian union Unifor announced this Tuesday that they have reached a provisional agreement for the signing of a collective agreement a few hours after the workers of the manufacturer of automobiles were declared in strike. Unifor President Lana Payne said in a statement that GM has accepted the union’s demands […]

APEC 2024: the window to empower mypes

APEC 2024: the window to empower mypes APEC 2024: the window to empower mypes

For the third time, Peru will preside over the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) to be held in 2024. During this period, more than 150 meetings will be held with representatives of the 21 economies that make up this bloc —among them China, the United States, Japan, Canada and South Korea, our main partners—, in […]

Wildfires in Canada spread as evacuations continue

Wildfires in Canada spread as evacuations continue Wildfires in Canada spread as evacuations continue

Two bigs forest fires merged this Sunday in western Canada and extend over more than 41,000 hectares, informed the authorities of the british columbiawhile tens of thousands of residents evacuate the area. “Firefighters are working to stop the progression of the flames (…) in areas where they continue to advance through forests and grasslands,” they […]

Canada vs Ireland: find out where to watch and more details of the match for the Women’s World Cup

Canada vs Ireland: find out where to watch and more details of the match for the Women’s World Cup Canada vs Ireland: find out where to watch and more details of the match for the Women’s World Cup

A Women’s World Cup goes full steam ahead. This Wednesday, Canada and Ireland face each other in search of their first victories in the tournament. The ball starts rolling at 9 am (Brasília time), for Group B, at the Perth Rectangular Stadium, in Perth, Australia. Where to watch: A plataforma de streaming Fifa+ it’s at […]

Spain and Switzerland win at the Women’s World Cup; Nigeria and Canada draw

Spain and Switzerland win at the Women’s World Cup; Nigeria and Canada draw Spain and Switzerland win at the Women’s World Cup;  Nigeria and Canada draw

In the early hours of Thursday to Friday, three games moved the second day of the Women’s World Cup. For Group C, Spain debuted with a victory over Costa Rica by 3-0, in Wellington, New Zealand. The Spanish team won with goals from Valeria del Campo (own), Aitana Bonmati and Esther González, all in the […]

Canada attracts foreign skilled workers from the US.

Canada attracts foreign skilled workers from the US. Canada attracts foreign skilled workers from the US.

The Canadian government seeks to attract skilled foreign workers from USAwith such success that it reached its goal of 10,000 applications in just two days. The government launched a special work permit for foreign workers who have already obtained H-1B visas in the United States, who number nearly 600,000 and mostly come from India and […]

Canada breaks record with 10 million hectares burned by megafires

Canada breaks record with 10 million hectares burned by megafires Canada breaks record with 10 million hectares burned by megafires

More than 10 million hectares were incinerated by forest fires this year in Canadaa figure well above the last record held by the North American country and which will continue to increase in the coming weeks, according to government data released on Saturday. The previous all-time record for areas burned dates back to 1989 at […]

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