2019 Toronto Zoo. Happy 45th Birthday
17-Aug-2019 12:00 PM
15 августа 2019 года Зоопарк Торонто праздновал свой 45-й день рождения. По этому случаю зоопарк был полон народу, хоть это и был обычный рабочий день недели. Все парковочные места на паркингах возле зоопарка были заняты, а машины с желающими разделить празднование с любимым местом отдыха и развлечений все подъезжали и подъезжали. Празднование как ...
Target Group Inc. signs exclusive licensing, manufacturing, and distribution agreement for patent pending THC antidote, True
16-Aug-2019 06:08 PM
Target Group Inc. is pleased to announce, that effective August 8, 2019, it has entered into an exclusive licensing, manufacturing and distribution agreement with cGreen Inc. for a period of 10 years. The agreement permits Target Group to manufacture and distribute the patent-pending THC antidote, True Focus™, in the United States, Europe and the ...
More than 1 in 4 Financial Services Consumers Are Considering Leaving Their Current Provider
16-Aug-2019 04:37 PM
- Yes Marketing survey finds younger consumers are less loyal to their financial services provider than older generations - More than a fourth of financial services consumers (28%) said they are considering switching to a new financial services company, according to a new study by Yes Marketing. In its "Inside the Lifecycle of the Financial ...
Health Canada approves Tecentriq® (atezolizumab), first new treatment in 20 years for aggressive form of lung cancer
16-Aug-2019 02:23 PM
- Data show Tecentriq in combination with carboplatin and etoposide helped patients with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer live longer, with a 30% reduction in the risk of death - Hoffmann-La Roche Limited (Roche Canada) announced today that Health Canada has approved Tecentriq® (atezolizumab) in combination with carboplatin and etoposide for ...
Seeking applications to deliver internships and digital skills training for recent graduates
16-Aug-2019 12:00 PM
- Statements of interest due October 1, 2019, and full applications due December 16, 2019 - The labour market will undergo major changes in the coming years as a result of automation, robotics, big data, 3D printing and artificial intelligence. To address the challenges that will come with these changes, the Digital Skills for Youth (DS4Y) ...
Staples Canada opens the Working and Learning Store concept in Oakville
16-Aug-2019 10:22 AM
- New coworking space, thousands of new products and elxr juice lab - Staples Canada continues its transformation to The Working and Learning Company with the opening of its newly renovated Oakville store. The location is the second store in Canada to feature Staples Studio, the company's bold, competitive take on coworking. The Oakville ...
Seven new Government of Canada projects will support innovative practices in early learning and child care in the Greater Tor
16-Aug-2019 08:00 AM
The first years of life are essential for children's development and future well-being. The Government of Canada is committed to promoting and investing in innovative projects that support early development to give every child a good start in life so they can succeed. Adam Vaughan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and ...
Government of Canada supports innovation in Alberta's agriculture sector
15-Aug-2019 04:38 PM
(Western Economic Diversification Canada) - Bolstering innovation in Western Canada's agriculture sector promotes enhanced production and global competitiveness. The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD), announced over $1.9 ...
Autonomous Vehicle Developers Bet on Sensor Fusion Solutions and L2+ Features
15-Aug-2019 02:24 PM
- By 2030, one in four cars sold globally is expected to be automated (L3 and above), finds Frost & Sullivan - 2018 was a year of technological advancements in the autonomous driving (AD) market with a focus on shared mobility platforms, consolidation of electrical/electronic (E/E) architecture, and greater integration of AI in every aspect of AD ...
One Tree Can Save the World - InitiativeTree Launches Its Worldwide Network Tree Planting Program
15-Aug-2019 12:46 PM
The time has come: The program "InitiativeTree" just started. The worldwide tree planting program will save the world one tree at a time. The visionaries behind the initiative firmly believe in a better and greener future with more trees and want to help nature slowly recover, rebuild, and survive. With the help of the community, everyone can take ...
Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation accelerates development and testing of new Quebec-based healthcare innovations for
15-Aug-2019 10:35 AM
(Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care) - The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), powered by Baycrest, in collaboration with four academic centres in Quebec, announced support for the validation testing of two new healthcare innovations for older adults, specifically for those living with dementia. The innovations received support ...
Government of Canada invests in honey bee health to support beekeepers and grow blueberry sector in Atlantic Canada
15-Aug-2019 08:00 AM
The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, was joined by the Honourable Keith Colwell, the Nova Scotia Minister of Agriculture, on a visit to Glenmore Farms in Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia, where they announced more than $800,000 in funding to support the health and productivity of the honey bee sector in ...
Health Canada tests find prescription drugs in multiple unauthorized sexual enhancement products seized from stores in the Gr
14-Aug-2019 06:11 PM
Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following products may pose serious health risks. For more information, including what Canadians should do, visit the online safety alert. Health Canada maintains a list of unauthorized health products that may pose serious health risks so that Canadians can easily identify those they may have purchased ...
Waterloo Brewing secures Research License to produce Cannabis-Infused Beverages
14-Aug-2019 04:42 PM
- Waterloo Brewing has secured its research license from Health Canada to begin developing cannabis-infused beverages ("CIB's"). - Industry estimates suggest the beverage cannabis market could be valued at an estimated $1.5 billion. (Waterloo Brewing) - Waterloo Brewing Ltd. ("Waterloo Brewing" or the "Company") (TSX: WBR), Ontario's largest ...
Shoppers Drug Mart Successfully Completes Phase 1 of its Medical Cannabis Verification Pilot Program
14-Aug-2019 02:30 PM
(Shoppers Drug Mart ) - Shoppers Drug Mart today announced the successful completion of Phase 1 of its blockchain-secured pilot program (the "Pilot Program") with software partner TruTrace Technologies Inc.. The Pilot Program is specifically designed to increase transparency, interoperability and product identification within the medical cannabis ...
1 Hotel Toronto To Open Summer 2020, Debuting First-Ever Location In Canada
14-Aug-2019 12:00 PM
- 1 Hotel Toronto to be a newly designed, sustainable-living city retreat. - Barry Sternlicht, 1 Hotels Founder and CEO & Chairman of Starwood Capital Group, announced plans today for its newest property, 1 Hotel Toronto, inspired by Canada's natural beauty, the vibrant character of King Street West and the Toronto marketplace. The hotel is being ...
Food Guilt is Real For More Than a Third of Canadian Parents
14-Aug-2019 10:24 AM
- New research from Maple Leaf lifts the lid on the pressures Canadian parents face when choosing the right foods for their kids. - (Maple Leaf Foods) - Canadian parents are feeling increasing pressures from other parents and peers, particularly when feeding their kids, according to a new study from Maple Leaf Foods. The research reveals a third ...
The Town of Hampstead Unveil Harry Rosen's Final Outdoor Sculpture
14-Aug-2019 08:00 AM
(Town of Hampstead) - The Town of Hampstead is excited to announce that it will unveil the late Harry Rosen's final public art sculpture, entitled Self Portrait. Rosen, who died on November 15, 2018 at age of 89, worked almost up to the end on what would be his final sculpture, Self Portrait. It was inspired by his work which involved hauling ...
Government of Canada making post-secondary education more accessible and affordable
13-Aug-2019 06:23 PM
(Employment and Social Development Canada) - Back to school is an exciting time of year, but it can also be financially stressful for parents and students. In today's global economy, more jobs than ever require post-secondary education, which is why the Government of Canada is taking action to make it more accessible and affordable. Today, the ...
Government of Canada supporting small and medium-sized businesses through the Low Carbon Economy Fund
13-Aug-2019 04:51 PM
Canadians are feeling first-hand the impacts and costs of climate change. A recent report from expert Canadian scientists showed that Canada was warming at twice the global rate. That's why the Government of Canada is working with businesses, cities and towns, Indigenous communities, universities, schools and hospitals to cut pollution, protect our ...
Government of Canada invests to help increase exports of Canadian cherries
13-Aug-2019 02:43 PM
The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, on behalf of the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, was in Kelowna, British Columbia, today to announce more than $241,000 in funding to the BC Cherry Association (BCCA). This investment, made under the Canadian Agricultural ...
Leveraging technology for health care system transformation: The time is now
13-Aug-2019 12:00 PM
For two days, over 1,000 physicians, health stakeholders and patients came together in Toronto to explore how leveraging technology will improve the health care system. At the conclusion of the second annual Canadian Medical Association (CMA) Health Summit, the message was clear: it's time to put technology at the service of the health care system ...
Make the Right Call - Non-emergencies
08-Aug-2019 12:00 PM
Knowing who to contact for non-emergencies means you get the information you want, when you need it. Call 311 or go online for information about non-emergency City services and programs, such as: - waste collection - bins - graffiti & litter - roads - water - trees and animals - property issues - complaints and comments - winter issues. For ...
Toronto Has Adopted New Road Safety Measures
08-Aug-2019 10:33 AM
Toronto City Council has adopted three reports that will result in initiatives designed to reduce speeds, change driver behaviour and lower the number of traffic-related fatalities and serious injuries on Toronto's streets. Council approved updates to the Vision Zero Road Safety Plan and Automated Speed Enforcement program, as well as the ...