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Fraser Institute News Release: Canada only country in G7 not raising retirement age; adds significant costs for government

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 23, 2017) - Canada is out of step with most major industrialized countries -- and all other G7 countries -- which are raising the age of eligibility for public retirement programs, finds a new study by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.




Saisie d'objets interdits au Centre régional de réception

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:41:07 EST

LAVAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 22 nov. 2017) - Service correctionnel Canada




Seizure of contraband at the Regional Reception Center

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:40:08 EST

LAVAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 22, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada




Canadian Immigration Lawyer Explains Significance of Raising the Age of Dependency

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:47:19 EST

Canadian immigration lawyer says applicants for permanent resident status can now include children up to the age of 22




The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, Shares a #MagazineMoment with Parliamentarians at "Magazines on the Hill" Reception in Ottawa

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:02:24 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 22, 2017) - Canadian magazine media gathered November 21, 2017 for a "Magazines on the Hill" reception in Ottawa organized by Magazines Canada and hosted by Julie Dabrusin, MP for Toronto - Danforth and member of the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage. Part of the annual Ottawa meeting of the association's Board of Directors, Magazines Canada was delighted to welcome the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, to the reception, who addressed guests on her vision for a "Creative Canada."




Four B.C. colleges to deliver the Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF) program

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 22, 2017) - The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) is pleased to announce that Camosun College (Victoria), Douglas College, Langara College, and Okanagan College are offering the Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance program across B.C.




Mortgage Rates Hold Steady

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 22, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping slightly after last week's jump.




Fraser Institute Media Advisory: How does Canada's retirement age compare to other industrialized countries? New study coming Thursday, Nov. 23

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 22, 2017) - On Thursday, Nov. 23, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on government programs for seniors.




Flash Content Could Cause Seizures

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:50:54 EST

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - November 21, 2017) - According to the Epilepsy Foundation, 1 in every 26 Americans will suffer from a form of epilepsy at some point in their life. Given the prevalence of the disorder, it is imperative that businesses and organizations follow web accessibility guidelines by considering the needs of epileptic clients and those prone to seizures.

One of the biggest hazards for those with epilepsy is the susceptibility to some types of seizures triggered by flash-based media. Although such media is commonly used across the Internet, it effectively renders sites unsafe for epileptic users.




La Societe royale du Canada annonce les resultats de l'election presidentielle 2017 du college de nouveaux chercheurs

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - 21 nov. 2017) - Le Collège de nouveaux chercheurs et créateurs en art et en science est heureux d'annoncer l'élection de sa Présidente, Joanna Quinn, de la Western University. « C'est un honneur d'offrir mes services en tant que Présidente du Collège. Je me réjouis de travailler avec la nouvelle génération émergente de chercheurs canadiens. Nous rassemblerons les membres du Collège d'une manière utile et innovante afin de démontrer la profondeur et l'étendue de nos recherches collectives. », a déclaré la Présidente-élue Joanna Quinn.




The Royal Society of Canada Announces Results from 2017 College of New Scholars Presidential Election

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 21, 2017) - The College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists of the Royal Society of Canada is pleased to announce Joanna Quinn, of Western University, as President-Elect. "It's an honour to be asked to serve as President of The College. I look forward to working with Canada's emerging intellectual leaders to connect College members in useful and innovative ways that showcase the depth and breadth of our collective research.", said President-Elect Joanna Quinn.




11 Days to Hemp University's Hemp Money Event: Economics, Lessons & Planning for 2018

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

SPRING HOPE, NC--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), a global leader in the industrial hemp industry with the largest multi-purpose industrial hemp processing facility in the western hemisphere, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Hemp University, LLC will hold its most vital and anticipated educational symposium of the year... Hemp Money Event: Economics, Lessons & Planning for 2018. The symposium will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 8:30am to 5:00pm EST at the Shrine Club (320 Airport Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804). Attendees will learn the economics of growing industrial hemp for fiber, seeds, and CBD; learn from mastery POD growers about their experiences and lessons learned; and, learn how to prepare for the 2018 industrial hemp growing season with a well-defined blueprint for success.




Fraser Institute News Release: First Nations generating billions in revenue, often from sources other than natural resources

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 21, 2017) - First Nations across Canada are generating billions in revenue for themselves -- and not only from natural resources, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.




Fin de l'isolement cellulaire à l'Etablissement de Donnacona

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:14:53 EST

DONNACONA, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 20 nov. 2017) - Service correctionnel Canada




End of lockdown at Donnacona Institution

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:13:28 EST

DONNACONA, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 20, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada




Freddie Mac November 2017 Outlook

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:00:00 EST

Recap of 2017: The Best Year in a Decade




Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New study on government spending on First Nations coming Tuesday, Nov. 21

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - On Tuesday, Nov. 21, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on the economies of First Nations across Canada.




Stellar Solutions, Inc lauréate du prix Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:30:32 EST

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - 17 novembre 2017) - Aujourd'hui, le ministre américain du commerce a nommé Stellar Solutions lauréate du prix Malco Baldrige National Quality Award, l'une des plus hautes distinctions du pays qui récompense l'excellence de la performance et la durabilité. Stellar Solutions est une petite entreprise gérée par une femme qui fournit des services dans le domaine de l'ingénierie aéronautique, avec pour objectif de satisfaire les besoins exigeants des clients tout en proposant des postes de rêve. Fondée en 1995 par Celeste Ford, Stellar Solutions fournit des solutions innovantes et une grande valeur ajoutée pour ses clients (gouvernementaux, commerciaux, nationaux et internationaux) depuis plus de 20 ans. Recevoir le Baldrige Award est un honneur incroyable qui récompense la durabilité de Stellar quant à son leadership visionnaire, son organisation structurée et ses efforts continus en termes de développement et d'innovation.




Freddie Mac Prices $279 Million Offering of Guaranteed Tax-Exempt ML Certificates

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:30:03 EST

Second Offering Continues Support for Multifamily Affordable Housing Projects




Prominent Trial Lawyer Bruce Klores Joins Stein Mitchell

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:18:10 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Nov 17, 2017) - Stein Mitchell Cipollone Beato & Missner LLP (Stein Mitchell), a top-tier, Washington D.C.-based litigation law firm, announced today that renowned D.C. trial lawyer Bruce J. Klores has joined the firm as Of Counsel. A 30-year advocate for justice, Klores has won hundreds of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. As Of Counsel, he will work with the firm's Medical Malpractice & Serious Personal Injury, Healthcare Fraud, Professional Responsibility and Business Litigation attorneys.




Isolement cellulaire à l'Etablissement de Donnacona

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:31:20 EST

DONNACONA, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 16 nov. 2017) - Service correctionnel Canada




Lockdown at Donnacona Institution

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:30:49 EST

DONNACONA, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada




Stellar Solutions, Inc Named Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Winner

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:16:06 EST

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - November 16, 2017) - Today, the U.S. Secretary of Commerce named Stellar Solutions a recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation's highest honor for performance excellence and sustainability. Stellar Solutions is a woman-owned small business in the aerospace engineering services field with a vision of satisfying customer critical needs while realizing dream jobs. Founded in 1995 by Celeste Ford, Stellar Solutions has been providing innovative solutions and high impact for its customers (government and commercial, national and international) for over 20 years. Receiving the Baldrige Award is an incredible honor that recognizes Stellar's sustainability through visionary leadership, organizational alignment, and systemic improvement and innovation.




Freddie Mac Announces Reentry into Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Market

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:05:00 EST

Initiative Will Provide up to $500 Million for Affordable Housing




Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $258 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:28:19 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB42 offering, a multifamily mortgage-backed securitization backed by small balance loans underwritten by Freddie Mac and issued by a third-party trust. The company expects to guarantee approximately $258 million in Multifamily SB Certificates (SB42 Certificates), which are anticipated to settle on or about November 28, 2017. Freddie Mac Small Balance Loans generally range from $1 million to $6 million and are backed by properties with five or more units. This is the seventeenth SB Certificate transaction in 2017.




The US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is cracking down on school websites

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:26:39 EST

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - November 16, 2017) - The US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is cracking down on school websites, and schools are scrambling to avoid conflicts with the OCR to ensure people with disabilities have equal access to programs, services, and activities.




Aquatic Informatics Appoints Alla Mokhnachyov as Senior Software Development Manager for AQUARIUS Time-Series

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:30:00 EST

Alla Mokhnachyov brings her software development leadership experience and a wealth of knowledge about the AQUARIUS Time-Series' product, customers, and underlying technology to this dynamic and challenging role.




Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal Backed by Seasoned Loans

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:10:38 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a K-P Series offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company expects to issue approximately $1 billion in K Certificates (K-P04 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or about November 28, 2017.




Mortgage Rates Bounce Up

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate moving to its highest mark since July. 




The Sequoia Project's Annual Meeting to Draw Health IT Leaders Nationwide to Discuss Data Sharing Progress and the Path Forward

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:28:07 EST

Event to be held December 5-6 in Gaylord National Harbor, Maryland




56 Members Of Congress Sign Letter To FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Opposing Changes To The Lifeline Program Which Attack Low-income Families, Veterans, and Native American Tribes

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:59:10 EST

KENNETT SQUARE, PA--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - The National Lifeline Association (Referred to as "NaLA") reports that 56 members of Congress have signed and delivered a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai opposing changes to the Lifeline Program which attack low-income families, Veterans, and Native American Tribes.