2021 Toronto Zoo. Amur Tiger Cub Name Revealed. "My name is... Mila"
31-Jul-2021 01:01 PM
"Hello, my name is.... MILA". On June 30 Toronto Zoo officially announced the name of its female endangered Amur tiger cub. The name is Mila (Mee-la), meaning loved by the people, gracious, dear one. The announcement was made in celebration of International Tiger Day. The “Help Us Give #TOTigerCub A Name!” Toronto Zoo promotion presented by Giant ...
2021 AGO. Explore Warhol’s the most famous artworks
26-Jul-2021 11:27 PM
Explore Warhol’s world of painting and art. Self portrait and Celebrity Portraits series, including Marilyn Diptych (1962), psychedelic multimedia environment Exploding Plastic Inevitable (1966) and Silver Clouds (1965-66), installation of floating metallic pillows, and more than 250 artworks at the newest exhibit at AGO. ...
National skills agenda required to prepare Indigenous youth for digital future
18-Jul-2021 10:17 AM
- Nearly two-thirds of jobs held by Indigenous workers are at risk of a skills overhaul; - Indigenous youth less confident in their digital literacy skills compared to non-Indigenous youth; - Less than 25 per cent of households in First Nations communities have access to high-speed internet; - The success of Indigenous youth will be key to Canada's ...
OnlineGambling.ca Reports Huge Step Forward for Sports Betting in Canada
18-Jul-2021 08:00 AM
OnlineGambling.ca looks at the implications of Bill C-218 becoming law for legal sports betting in Canada Sports bettors in Canada can look forward to betting legally on single events after the passage of Bill C-218 by the Canadian Senate in June 2021. Once Royal Assent is granted, sportsbook operators will be allowed to apply for licenses. A new ...
The Restored Park Hyatt Toronto to Open September 2021
17-Jul-2021 07:51 PM
- The reimagined hotel will debut with new interiors from Studio Munge, luxury guestrooms, and immersive food and beverage concepts. - Park Hyatt Toronto and Oxford Properties ('Oxford') are pleased to announce the highly anticipated re-opening of the fully restored luxury hotel, which promises to offer unparalleled, enriching moments at every ...
Newfoundland and Labrador Business Leaders Encourage Canadians to Explore Canada this Summer
17-Jul-2021 12:00 PM
- Industry leaders from Newfoundland and Labrador commend the provincial government for lifting restrictions; now calling on federal government to restore confidence in Canadian domestic travel. - Together with the Canadian Travel and Tourism Roundtable (The Roundtable), industry leaders from Newfoundland and Labrador are joining together to ...
UK Briefing on 'Trublood®- Prostate' for Precision Non-invasive Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
17-Jul-2021 10:22 AM
- UK - National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Issues MedTech Innovation Briefing on 'Trublood®- Prostate' for Precision Non-invasive Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Described by Experts as a 'Game Changer'. - Datar Cancer Genetics, a world leading non-invasive cancer analytics and diagnostics company having its Research Head Quarters ...
STOPMTL.ca: First interactive map to self-report police stops in Montreal
17-Jul-2021 08:00 AM
- INRS leads innovative open data research project to serve citizens and communities. - Montrealers will now be able to self-report their police stop experiences through the STOPMTL.ca website. Officially launched today by a multidisciplinary research team from the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), McGill University, Concordia ...
Canada Action: Canadians Support Their Oil and Gas Sector
16-Jul-2021 07:19 PM
- New Poll Shows Canadians Support Their Oil and Gas Sector and Three Quarters of Respondents Say Canada Should be a Preferred Supplier of Energy to the World: Canada Action. - Three in four Canadians polled agree Canada should be a preferred global supplier of energy because of its climate and environmental record, according to a July 2021 public ...
Cozycozy.com, a search engine that's revolutionizing accommodation booking, is available in 50 countries
16-Jul-2021 04:16 PM
- This one-of-a-kind service enabling users to access ALL accommodation solutions at the best price, in a single search, is expanding its international reach across 50 countries, including the United States, Russia, Brazil, Australia, India and Mexico. - Searching for accommodations is a real puzzle these days due to the dizzying array of sites, ...
Business community calling for restrictions on international travel to be lifted
16-Jul-2021 02:11 PM
- Montréal Business Leaders Join Calls from Across the Country Urging the Federal Government to Open Canadian Borders to Fully Vaccinated International Travellers. - Business community calling for restrictions on international travel to be lifted before a federal election is called. - Together with the Canadian Travel and Tourism Roundtable (The ...
Switch Health and the Greater Toronto Airports Authority launch new departures COVID-19 testing service
16-Jul-2021 12:00 PM
- Built on the findings from federally funded research, the new departures testing service is the latest protective layer in Toronto Pearson's award-winning Healthy Airport program. - Switch Health and the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) today announced that they are bringing COVID-19 testing services to Toronto Pearson. The tests, ...
Toronto's Royal Horse Show to Return in 2022
16-Jul-2021 10:27 AM
The Royal Horse Show, held as part of the iconic Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, ON, will not take place in 2021. Due to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and after considerable research and consultation, The Royal’s Board of Directors made the decision on July 14 to cancel the in-person 2021 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. ...
The Royal to Return in 2022
16-Jul-2021 10:00 AM
- The 2021 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair will not take place in person this year; the organization looks forward to welcoming guests to its 100th anniversary celebration in 2022. - For nearly a century, becoming a champion at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has served as an inspirational and aspirational goal for Canadians in food, agriculture ...
Reducing wait times for tests, treatments and procedures is No. 1 health-care priority for Ontarians
16-Jul-2021 08:00 AM
Reducing wait times for diagnostic tests, treatments and procedures is the top health-care priority for Ontarians, according to interim results of an online survey conducted by the Ontario Medical Association. Of the 4,200 Ontarians who have responded to the OMA's survey so far, almost 25 per cent identified wait times as their No. 1 priority, ...
Airbnb Lists the Fibonacci House, the First 3D Concrete Printed Tiny House, Printed by TAM
15-Jul-2021 08:14 PM
Twente Additive Manufacturing (TAM) announces that their Fibonacci House, Canada's First 3D Printed Home, which is also the world's very first Airbnb listed 3D Printed Concrete Tiny Home, is now available for vacation rental. Ambitious, yet humble, the house showcases the advantages that the 3D Concrete Printing Technology has to offer; free form ...
Microsoft unveils Windows 365 -- ushering in a new category of computing
15-Jul-2021 06:02 PM
- Windows 365 will deliver a full, personalized PC experience from the cloud to any device, giving workers and organizations power, simplicity and security for hybrid work. - Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced Windows 365, a cloud service that introduces a new way to experience Windows 10 or Windows 11 (when it becomes available) to businesses ...
Canadian Coast Guard accepts the unique in North America helicopter simulator
15-Jul-2021 05:24 PM
- Canadian Coast Guard announces acceptance of leading-edge technology and unique in North America helicopter simulator. - The Canadian Coast Guard helps keep Canada's waters safe, clean, and more accessible to keep our economy moving. In support of these missions, the Coast Guard operates a fleet of 22 helicopters. These helicopters and pilots ...
The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and United States Secret Service stop $750,000 fraud transfer
15-Jul-2021 03:48 PM
On July 6, the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) shared a notification about a possible Business Email Compromise (BEC) scam with the United States Secret Service (USSS) Ottawa Field Office that resulted in saving a U.S. based company from losing almost $750,000 (U.S.) and a number of jobs. In order to respect the privacy of the victim, we will not ...
COVID-19 Seegene Introduces New SARS-CoV-2 Variants Detection Test
15-Jul-2021 02:00 PM
- Seegene launches new multiplex PCR test capable of screening six SARS-CoV-2 variants including the Delta and Delta Plus variants attributable for a recent surge in global COVID-19 cases. - The new CE-IVD marked variants detection kit to differentiate 10 major COVID-19 variants including the alpha, beta, epsilon as well as delta, when used in ...
Spin Master's PAW Patrol: The Movie™ Toy Collection is PAWsome!
15-Jul-2021 12:00 PM
- No toy is too big, no detail too small.- Spin Master Corp., a leading global children's entertainment company and creators of PAW Patrol®, is set to debut a PAW-dropping toy collection for the upcoming feature film PAW Patrol: The Movie, a Spin Master Entertainment production in association with Nickelodeon Movies and distributed by Paramount ...
Government of Canada launches Jobs and Growth Fund to create jobs
15-Jul-2021 10:22 AM
- Government of Canada launches Jobs and Growth Fund to create jobs and foster economic activity in Canada's communities. - Applications can now be submitted for new fund supporting clean, inclusive recovery and long-term economic growth. - As Canada works to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, the vitality of businesses and communities is key to ...
Canadian home price forecast revised upward to 16% as roaring spring market eases into summer
15-Jul-2021 08:00 AM
Second quarter regional highlights: - Aggregate price of a home in Canada rose 25.3% year-over-year in the second quarter - Demand expected to outstrip supply with upward pressure on prices, yet the pace of increases should moderate as peak price appreciation was reached in early Q2 - Greater Montreal's aggregate home price forecast to increase ...
As the Province Opens Up, ESA offers Tips to Safely Open Your Businesses
14-Jul-2021 06:32 PM
- Electrical Safety Authority offers important electrical safety information before re-opening . - With the province ready to enter step three, many businesses that have been closed for extended periods are about to re-open. Before you open up the office, gym or start accepting patrons for some long awaited entertainment, it is pertinent to do a ...