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ADVANCING METROPOLITAN AREAS TOGETHER: UITP AND METROPOLIS SIGN MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING

By working together through advocacy actions, UITP is pleased to announce the signing of an MoU with Metropolis, the World Association of the Major Metropolises. By combining efforts, the global reach of both UITP and Metropolis will allow for cooperation in the field of sustainable mobility by exchanging information on urban transportation policies, planning, management and operations. Working with key decision-makers in our cities is vital to advancing urban life and this agreement will allow […]

Deadline Approaches to Apply to Vote by Mail or at an Elections Canada Office

GATINEAU, Friday, February 15, 2019 For the federal by-elections in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York–Simcoe (Ontario), electors who will be away during advance polls or on election day, or who find it more convenient, can vote by mail or vote in person at an Elections Canada office. Deadlines apply. Voting by mail: Electors who want to vote […]

2018-2020 Multi-Year Immigration Levels Plan Announced

Minister Ahmed Hussen tabled the 2018-2020 Multi-Year Immigration Levels Plan and announced historic levels of immigration to Canada. The 2018-2020 Multi-Year Immigration Levels Plan reflects the government’s key priorities for immigration, taking into account input from provincial and territorial governments and stakeholders from across the country. This Multi-Year Immigration Levels Plan 2018-2020, Canada Immigration is growing it’s […]

Government to extend P100 million aid to Mindanao tribal communities

DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte will release P100 million to tribal communities in Mindanao for livelihood program and agricultural development as well as to counter the influence of communist insurgents. Speaking before the leaders of tribal communities in Davao City on Thursday, February 1, President Duterte vowed to facilitate the entry of investors and […]

PCOO rallies all stakeholders to battle fake news

MANILA — Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar has enjoined private entities, media practitioners, and the social media community to help the government in combatti ng the proliferation of fake news. During the second Senate hearing on fake news on Jan. 30, Andanar emphasized the importance of a holistic and whole-of-society approach in […]