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Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Turns 100 – “Guiding you all the way home since 1921”
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Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Turns 100 – “Guiding you all the way home since 1921”

SURREY, British Columbia, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) today kicked off a yearlong celebration commemorating 100 years of supporting its members in their mission to guide, advise and protect homebuyers and sellers. Founded first as the New Westminster Real Agents Association, with only 13 members, the FVREB...

Facebook whistleblower rekindles questions about cracking down on Facebook in Canada
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Facebook whistleblower rekindles questions about cracking down on Facebook in Canada

OTTAWA — The fallout from a Facebook whistleblower’s explosive revelations this month continues to descend on Canada as politicians and experts grapple with how to regulate Big Tech amid renewed questions on the harm it can wreak. A prolonged “techlash” over the past few years has seen western countries adopt varying degrees of platform regulation,...

‘We have made the impossible possible’: Calgary, Edmonton celebrate mayoral firsts
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‘We have made the impossible possible’: Calgary, Edmonton celebrate mayoral firsts

Alberta’s two major cities are set to make history in their mayoral races after Monday’s municipal elections across the province. Jyoti Gondek is to become Calgary’s first female mayor and Edmonton voters appear to have elected the city’s first person of colour as mayor. Gondek will replace Naheed Nenshi, who held the city’s top job...

Green Party lays off core staff members amid financial drought, internal strife
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Green Party lays off core staff members amid financial drought, internal strife

OTTAWA — Layoffs are once again hitting the Green Party as party brass look to shave costs amid persistent financial and political woes. The Greens are temporarily laying off half of their staff, or about 10 employees, effective Tuesday, according to three senior party officials who were granted anonymity because they were not authorized to...

Post Graduation Work Permit Program (PGWPP) becoming a popular gateway to Canada
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Post Graduation Work Permit Program (PGWPP) becoming a popular gateway to Canada

By: Dean de Jesus, RCIC Post Graduation Work Permit Program (PGWPP) is becoming one of Canada’s popular immigration gateway as it tries to meet its aggressive immigration targets for the next three years. Based on the 2020 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), Canada aims to welcome 401,000 new...