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Public Home Care Would Benefit Ontarians Despite Claims of Vested Interests/For-Profit Home Care Companies: Health Coalition Calls for More Details

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/06/17 -- A leaked presentation from the Ministry of Health revealed by CBC today indicates that the government is planning some sort of public home care agency for personal support work in the home. The Ontario Health Coalition has been advocating for public home care since the 1990s and reacted with cautious optimism to the news."The devil is in the details," said Ross Sutherland, R.N., M.A., chairperson of the Ontario Health Coalition. "If the government is planning public home care, this is great news. If they are planning to somehow h ...

06.11.2017

Stop the transfer of RCMP employees to Phoenix

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/02/17 -- As the problems caused by the Phoenix pay system are increasing according to new federal government data, CUPE''s National President Mark Hancock is urging the President of the Treasury Board Scott Brison to stop the transfer of RCMP civilian employees to the flawed pay system."As employer, you are aware RCMP telecom operators and intercept monitoring analysts want to join our union. You are also aware that some of them who are public service employees are presently affected by the Phoenix pay system mess that your government inh ...

02.11.2017

Liberals'' fall economic update misses the mark

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/17 -- Today was an opportunity for Finance Minister Bill Morneau to make a real difference in the lives of Canadians, but the Liberals'' fall economic update misses the mark, according to the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)."The boost to the Canada Child Benefit will help families with children, but it still does not move us any closer to a national child care program," said CUPE National President Mark Hancock. "The government is essentially giving us band-aids and buzzwords, and we have yet to see any of the broad ...

24.10.2017

Working Families releases first television ad

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/17 -- Working Families is releasing today its first television ad called "Weathervane" in the lead up to the Ontario General election scheduled for June 7, 2018. The commercial is available at and will be in a strong rotation over the next few weeks across Ontario.Patrick Dillon, spokesperson for Working Families said, "We are putting out this ad because we are concerned about inconsistencies Patrick Brown has taken on issues over his political career. As a backbench Conservative Member of Parliament during the Harper years he voted ...

24.10.2017

Transport Minister says no to revision of the unsafe 1:50 ratio, but CUPE will continue the fight for passenger safety

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/23/17 -- "Like the Conservatives before them, the Liberals have decided to put airlines'' profits ahead of passenger safety," said CUPE''s Airline Division President Martyn Smith in reaction to Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau''s response to the Transport Committee unanimous report on aviation safety tabled in the House of Commons.Despite their election promise to consult with stakeholders and experts on the matter ''all the while keeping the safety of all Canadians as a top priority'', ...

23.10.2017

Vancouver man arrested for multiple Criminal Code and Securities Act offences

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/23/17 -- Ayaz Dhanani (a.k.a. Alex Dhanani, Azim Virani, Michael Lee, Alex Nebris, Paul Dhanani, Samuel Ramos and Rahim Jiwa), 37, of Vancouver, B.C., was arrested on October 2, 2017, following an investigation by the Criminal Investigations Branch of the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC). He was arrested in Vancouver with assistance from the Vancouver Police and is in custody pending a bail hearing. A trial date has yet to be set.Dhanani was arrested October 2 for multiple charges under the Criminal Code and the Securities Act. ...

23.10.2017

The Elephant at the Health Ministers'' Meetings: How Will Provinces Cope with $31 Billion Cut

EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/18/17 -- As Health Ministers from across Canada meet in Edmonton today, Canada''s Health Coalitions released a report showing the recent bilateral health schemes pushed through by the Trudeau government have come at a huge cost. The report "Health Accord Breakdown: Costs and Consequences of the Failed 2016/17 Negotiations" calculates that the failure of the Health Accord will mean a health care funding shortfall of $31 billion for the provinces with no concrete targets to improve public health care for Canadians and no plan to brid ...

18.10.2017

CUPE charts a path towards a more equal and progressive Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/10/17 -- Over 2,200 delegates attended the convention of Canada''s largest labour union in Toronto last week, and came out with a plan to strengthen workers'' rights and the labour movement across Canada.Delegates approved a resolution to begin pay for members of striking locals on the first day of a strike, instead of the fifth, as is currently the case. This move will strengthen the position of locals who encounter obstinate and unreasonable demands from employers at the bargaining table.Coupled with the union''s renewed ...

10.10.2017

BCSC panel issues reciprocal orders against two individuals

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/10/17 -- A British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) panel has reciprocated enforcement orders against two individuals sanctioned by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. They are:Marcel Anil RadaRandi A. BochinskiFor more information on the orders, search for Marcel Anil Rada or Randi A. Bochinski at .The Canadian Securities Administrators maintains national databases for and . These databases include all persons in Canada disciplined for securities trading of ...

10.10.2017

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh to address convention of Canada''s largest labour union

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/05/17 -- This document corrects and replaces the media advisory that was issued today at 2:10 PM ET. The time of the event has changed.Newly-elected NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will address the convention of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) in Toronto, on Friday, October 6.Media are requested to register with CUPE Media Relations before 10:15 AM in Room 715. Registration is required in order to enter the convention hall.Online livestream available at:CUPE is Canada''s largest trade union, representing over 650,000 workers in every pr ...

05.10.2017

Media Advisory: NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh to address convention of Canada''s largest labour union

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/05/17 -- Newly-elected NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will address the convention of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) in Toronto, on Friday, October 6.Media are requested to register with CUPE Media Relations before 11:00 AM in Room 715. Registration is required in order to enter the convention hall.Online livestream available at:CUPE is Canada''s largest trade union, representing over 650,000 workers in every province, in sectors including health care, municipal services, education, social services, energy, transportation, libraries, ...

05.10.2017

Significant improvements in investor knowledge following new fee disclosure documents, BCSC study finds

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/02/17 -- A study commissioned by the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) shows that new fee disclosure reports have produced a positive overall effect on investor knowledge and behaviour. Canadian investors began receiving new charges and compensation reports, required under securities rules known as the Client Relationship Model, Phase 2 (CRM2), in January 2017. The three-part longitudinal study tracked investor knowledge and behaviour before and after receiving the new reports.The study showed that 52 per cent of investors who exp ...

02.10.2017

UPDATE/Media Advisory: Canada''s largest union convenes in Toronto to chart course for a fairer, more equal Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/02/17 -- The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Canada''s largest labour union, will convene this week in Toronto for its 28th biennial convention. Over 2,200 delegates representing CUPE''s 650,000 members from across the country, will gather at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from October 2-6 to debate the future of the labour movement and public services in Canada.CUPE National President Mark Hancock and National Secretary-Treasurer Charles Fleury will open the convention with keynote addresses on Monday. Nesrine Malik, colum ...

02.10.2017

West Vancouver man sentenced to six months in prison for breaching a Commission order

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/29/17 -- On May 23, 2017, Frederick Johnathon Nielsen (a.k.a. Fred Nelson and Frederick Gilliland), 65, a resident of West Vancouver, pleaded guilty to breaching an order of the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC). On September 25, 2017, Nielsen was sentenced in North Vancouver provincial court to six months jail and ordered to pay $10,000 in restitution.On March 25, 2011, the BCSC issued an order under the Securities Act as a result of Nielsen''s sale of shares in Green Farms International Inc. (a private U.S. company) f ...

29.09.2017

Media Advisory: Canada''s largest union convenes in Toronto to chart course for a fairer, more equal Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/28/17 -- The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Canada''s largest labour union, will convene next week in Toronto for its 28th biennial convention. Over 2,200 delegates representingCUPE''s 650,000 members from across the country, will gather at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from October 2-6 to debate the future of the labour movement and public services in Canada.CUPE National President Mark Hancock and National Secretary-Treasurer Charles Fleury will open the convention with keynote addresses. Nesrine Malik, columnist with Th ...

28.09.2017

The Basile Law Firm P.C. and Phillipson & Uretsky, LLP Announces Investigation of Potential Class Action Against New York Based Microcap Toxic Lenders

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/27/17 -- Two New York law firms, The Basile Law Firm P.C. and Phillipson & Uretsky, LLP announced today that they have opened an investigation into a potential class action lawsuit against New York based lenders of short-term loans to microcap companies trading on the OTC Market. The class action being investigated and considered is on behalf of OTC Market public microcap companies that have issued convertible redeemable notes that contain both a conversion discount of more than 25% to the market price of that issuers stock, as well as having reserved a ...

27.09.2017

BCSC panel dismisses allegations that B.C. man and company distributed securities without a prospectus

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/26/17 -- A British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) panel has dismissed allegations that Kenneth William Trociuk and CAAS Mining Corporation distributed securities without a prospectus. The panel also dismissed the allegation that Trociuk provided false or misleading information to the Executive Director.CAAS was a company incorporated under the laws of B.C. on January 13, 2010. Trociuk incorporated CAAS (or had it incorporated on his behalf). CAAS has never filed a prospectus under the Securities Act. Trociuk was the sole director and o ...

26.09.2017

Left out of the NAFTA talks, civil society hosts a multinational meeting Friday

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/21/17 -- With the approach of NAFTA''s third round of negotiations, civil society groups are disturbed by the absence of any stakeholder round in the NAFTA talks. In response, they will be holding their own multinational meeting on Friday in Ottawa that will include prominent civil society activists and politicians from all three countries involved. "Once again, corporations and profit are the centre of the discussion, before the commons, the people and the planet," participants said in a joint statement."The Canadian Government ...

21.09.2017

Changes to start-up crowdfunding exemption will increase access to capital for B.C. issuers

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/21/17 -- The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) today announced improvements to crowdfunding rules that will enable B.C.-based issuers to access investors in Alberta when conducting crowdfunding campaigns. The amendments also permit an increased investment, for some investors, of up to $5,000."With these amendments, B.C. is harmonizing the crowdfunding regime and providing start-up and early stage issuers with access to more potential investors and more investment dollars," said Peter Brady, Executive Director of the BCSC ...

21.09.2017

In Business Since 6,000 BC, Kwikwetlem First Nation Hosts September 20th Open House for Business Park

PORT COQUITLAM, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/18/17 -- Kwikwetlem First Nation have been the guardians of the Coquitlam River Watershed for more than 8,000 years, and are committed to economic development to promote the self-determination and long-term growth of the Nation. The Nation is hosting an open house to share information about their cultural heritage, a new Comprehensive Health & Wellness Centre, and the unprecedented industrial development opportunity."The Kwikwetlem Business Park will have significant positive impact on the Tri-Cities community, the region, and ...

18.09.2017


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