NDP pushes for more consultation before any Alberta insulin pump program changes

Alberta’s Official Opposition wants the province to conduct more public consultation sessions with Insulin Pump Therapy Program (IPTP) users before any further changes are announced. David Shepherd, NDP health critic, revealed Monday that lobbyists registered to meet with provincial officials seven months before eligibility changes to the program were announced. On May 2, Health Minister […]

Alberta’s first female premier recalls ‘horrible’ sexism, racism and homophobia in government she served

EDMONTON—Alberta’s first female premier has denounced “just horrible” sexism, racism and homophobia inside the government she was with until 2014, while also criticizing the current provincial government for being an old boys’ club. Alison Redford ruled the province from 2011 until 2014 when she resigned, ending a scandal-plagued tenure marked by infighting and division within […]

The voice of Agustín Carstens arrived on time

After President Andrés Manuel López Obrador returned to enter the grounds of the Bank of Mexico, many specialists dedicated themselves to trying to explain the reason why interest rates were rising, how this was necessary in a scenario of high inflation and how it was the best that Banxico’s Governing Board could do for now. […]

Police investigating after death threats made towards two religious groups in video shot in Yonge-Dundas square

Toronto police’s hate crime unit is investigating after a video was posted on social media wherein an individual allegedly allegedly called for the death of members of two religious groups. On Monday, police announced that they launched an investigation into an incident involving a video shot at Yonge-Dundas Square that was uploaded online last week. […]

Kroenke with a unique title among owners

Ice hockey gave Stan Croenke a unique title among sports franchise owners. The team of the NHL, Colorado Avalanche is champion of the stanley cupmarking the second league crown for the Arsenal owner in less than six months. The Avalanche, which has been owned by Kroenke since 2000, beat Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game […]

Entrepreneurs fed up with the City of Trois-Rivières

Construction contractors criticize the City of Trois-Rivières for putting a spoke in their wheels by multiplying the administrative mazes for them. • Read also: A driver confuses the brake pedal and kills her neighbor in Trois-Rivières These entrepreneurs, who spoke to TVA Nouvelles on condition of anonymity, have several disputes with the City: “the heaviness […]

The step by step to start investing (XXI)

(Part 21) Today we are going to talk about the Permanent Portfolio, proposed by Harry Browne, who wrote more than 12 books, was a financial advisor and even a presidential candidate in the United States. This portfolio is the first, which we talk about in this series, which includes the third major class of assets […]

Putin guarantees Bolsonaro the supply of fertilizers to Brazil

President Vladimir Putin assured his Brazilian counterpart by telephone on Monday, Jair Bolsonarothat Russia “is committed” to guaranteeing the “uninterrupted” supply of fertilizers to Brazil, vital for the powerful Brazilian agribusiness. At an event in Brasilia, Bolsonaro said Monday that both leaders spoke about “food security” and “energy insecurity”, without giving further details. But Kremlin […]