Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy takes on a terrifying question: How does the Taliban convince children to become suicide bombers? Propaganda footage from a training camp is intercut with her interviews of young camp graduates. A shocking vision.
TORONTO - The Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC), the Association representing the Canadian securities industry and its more than 200 member firms, supports the recently announced Canadian Securities Regulatory Authority (CSRA).
KINGSTON A discovery that may pave the way to helping reduce health hazards such as E. coli in water could also make chemicals and drugs such as insulin cheaper to produce and their production more environmentally friendly.
Statscan - Non-farm payroll employment rose by 30,100 in March, bringing total gains since the start of the upward trend in August 2009 to 115,700 (+0.8%). The job growth in March was spread across a number of industries.
Statscan - All growth scenarios considered, Canada's population could exceed 40 million by 2036. The ageing of the population is projected to accelerate rapidly, as the entire baby boom generation turns 65 during this period. The number of senior citizens could more than double, outnumbering children for the first time.
Matt is a sales manager with a computer software company. His sales people have the responsibilities of generating new business by making "cold calls" and following up on leads from potential customers who respond to inquiries that his company receives.
Changes in financial reporting will require companies to explain possible changes in earnings per share and increases in pension liabilities
TORONTO - With just over a half a year to go before converting to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), many Canadian companies are making good progress, but others continue to lag behind, in a race to meet the January 1, 2011 deadline, according to a survey by the Canadian Financial Executives Research Foundations (CFERF), the research institute of FEI Canada, sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
International Consulting Experts Reveal How to Hire, Control, and Fire Consultants to Extract Maximum Value
Every year, billions of dollars are spent on consultants that organizations hire with the goal of achieving greater levels of business performance. Too often, these consultants produce underwhelming results for overwhelming fees.
WATERLOO REGION June is recognized nationally as Seniors’ Month and the YMCA’s of Cambridge and Kitchener- Waterloo are celebrating by giving all older adults (55+) the opportunity to come and try the Y for free anytime during the month of June. Special programs and events are also planned for older adults throughout the month to promote healthy living.
Toronto - Last night, residents of the 8-story Hugh Garner Co-op building were joined by Deputy Mayor Joe Pantalone, Ward 28 Councillor Pam McConnell, Architect Monica Kuhn and other guests to mark the completion of Phase 2 of Canada's largest residential green roof and the beginning of its third phase.
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