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Canada investigates Nike and Dynasty Gold for alleged forced labor in China

Canada investigates Nike and Dynasty Gold for alleged forced labor in China Canada investigates Nike and Dynasty Gold for alleged forced labor in China

The business ethics watchdog Canada began investigations on Tuesday Nike Canada and Dynasty Gold for allegations that the companies used or benefited from the forced labor in their supply chains and operations in China. The companies are alleged to have or have had supply chains or operations in China identified as using or benefiting from […]

Accept contract terms or acknowledge receipt of a contract? Beware of this emoji

Accept contract terms or acknowledge receipt of a contract? Beware of this emoji Accept contract terms or acknowledge receipt of a contract?  Beware of this emoji

A Canadian farmer has been ordered to pay more than C$82,000 (about US$62,000) in damages after a judge ruled that a thumbs-up emoji is enough to accept contract terms. Chris Acheran agricultural business owner in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, had sent one such symbol in response to a photograph of a flax purchase contract sent to […]

Fires in Canada break records for consumed area, evacuations and costs

Fires in Canada break records for consumed area, evacuations and costs Fires in Canada break records for consumed area, evacuations and costs

The forest fires that burn in different points of Canada They have already broken records for total area consumed, number of people forced to evacuate their homes and the cost of fighting the flames, and the fire season is only half over, authorities said Thursday. “It is not an exaggeration to say that the 2023 […]

Mexico will impose tariffs on corn and will defend the ban on GMOs despite the USMCA

Mexico will impose tariffs on corn and will defend the ban on GMOs despite the USMCA Mexico will impose tariffs on corn and will defend the ban on GMOs despite the USMCA

The Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, announced this Monday that he will impose tariffs on the import of white corn and will defend the ban on transgenic grain despite the friction within the Treaty between Mexico, the United States and Canada (T-MEC). “(There is) an agreement that I am about to sign this week […]

Pentagon to share satellite data with Canada to fight fires

Pentagon to share satellite data with Canada to fight fires Pentagon to share satellite data with Canada to fight fires

The US Department of Defense will share satellite information with Canada to help fight the fires that have ravaged the forests of the North American country for weeks. The White House detailed in a statement that staff from the Pentagon will analyze and share “real-time data” on the fires using US satellites and sensors. “This […]

USA and Canada win and advance to CONCACAF Nations League final

USA and Canada win and advance to CONCACAF Nations League final USA and Canada win and advance to CONCACAF Nations League final

On Thursday night, the finalists of the Concacaf League of Nations were decided. before the Panama in the semifinal, Canada won by 2 to 0 and guaranteed its place. already the USA they had no work to overcome the Mexico 3-0 in a match marred by confusion. ⚽🏆 The stage is set for an exhilarating […]

Canadian PM visits kyiv and blames Russia for dam destruction

Canadian PM visits kyiv and blames Russia for dam destruction Canadian PM visits kyiv and blames Russia for dam destruction

The destruction of a dam in the south of Ukrainewhich caused severe flooding, was a “direct consequence” of the russian invasionestimated the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeauwho made a surprise visit to kyiv this Saturday. However, Trudeau did not blame Moscow for the explosion that destroyed the hydroelectric dam on the Dnieper river on […]

Fires intensify in Canada and could last “all summer”

Fires intensify in Canada and could last “all summer” Fires intensify in Canada and could last “all summer”

New firesincreasingly intense, force the evacuation of thousands of people throughout CanadaAs the country battles out-of-control blazes that a provincial minister warned on Saturday could last “All summer”. Almost 28,700 square kilometers have burned since the beginning of the year, well above previous averages, as the country warms faster than the rest of the world […]

Mexico seeks to veto the consumption of transgenic corn, what do Canada and the US think?

Mexico seeks to veto the consumption of transgenic corn, what do Canada and the US think? Mexico seeks to veto the consumption of transgenic corn, what do Canada and the US think?

Canada announced on Friday that it will join dispute resolution consultations called for by USA at the beginning of the month before the plans of Mexico to ban the import of genetically modified corn. Mexico wants to restrict GM corn for human consumption and eventually ban it for animal feed as well, something its two […]

With hundreds of active fires, Canada faces enormous logistical challenges

With hundreds of active fires, Canada faces enormous logistical challenges With hundreds of active fires, Canada faces enormous logistical challenges

Hundreds of places burning at the same time, a record number of evacuees and a situation that could last for months… Before fires historical, Canada faces a colossal logistical challenge. The country is headed for its worst year on record, authorities say, as hot and dry conditions are expected to persist until late summer, after […]

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