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  • Publisher’s Note

    Dear Kababayans, I hope you are all doing well this April and are keeping safe and healthy during this trying time. Last month we saw businesses closing down and workers getting laid off because of the economic shutdown that was created by the Coronavirus Pandemic. This puts a lot of stress on people as bills just [...]

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Albertans can now access 20 million free, non-medical face masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19

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People can visit one of almost 600 A&W, McDonald’s Canada, or Tim Hortons drive-thrus in the province to receive four non-medical masks. Masks are free and no purchase is necessary.
Albertans are encouraged to pick up masks for family members and friends, especially those who may not be able to get to a drive-thru, to reduce [...]


House Committee of the Whole OKs bill giving ABS-CBN provisional franchise until October

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MANILA – The House of Representatives Committee of the Whole on Wednesday approved a bill that gives ABS-CBN Corp. provisional franchise until October 2020.
The measure was filed by House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, as he cited the need for Congress to focus on addressing the coronavirus crisis and giving it sufficient time to tackle the [...]


COVID-19 support for employers and employees

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The Alberta government will provide immediate funding and supportive measures to support local businesses, employers and employees.
Emergency isolation support

Eligible working Albertans can receive a one-time emergency isolation support payment of $1,146 if they:

experienced total or significant loss of income as a result of having to self-isolate, [...]


Government of Canada Repatriates Canadians and their families from the Epicentre of the 2019-nCoV Outbreak in China

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Yesterday, we welcomed home 174 Canadians and their family members travelling on a Government of Canada-chartered plane, as well as 39 who travelled on a second flight led by the United States from Wuhan, China.
The repatriated Canadians and their family members were met at Canadian Forces Base Trenton by Canada Border Services Agency officers, and [...]


PCG CALGARY PUSHES FOR WIDER COOPERATION BETWEEN USASK AND PH AGENCIES, UNIVERSITIES

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3 February 2020, Calgary – Upon the invitation of the Philippine Consulate General (PCG) in Calgary, officials of the University of Saskatchewan (USask) visited the Philippines in January 2020 to pursue education and technical cooperation with various Philippine agencies and universities.
Accompanied by Consul General Zaldy Patron, USask’s Dr. Meghna Ramaswamy, Director of International Research, and [...]


Iran plane crash site has been cleared of most wreckage

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(CNN)The field in Iran where a Ukrainian aircraft crashed two days ago has been cleared of most of the wreckage, and the public has been trawling through what’s left behind, new images shared with CNN show.
The photos, taken near a soccer field in Laleh Park in the town of Shahedshahr on Friday, point to a clear [...]


Working in Extreme Temperatures

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Extreme temperature warnings are in effect – if you’re working outdoors, know the warning signs of cold stress and how to protect yourself.
Employers can help employees and workers adapt by providing:
+ on-site heaters or heated shelter
+ a work/warm-up schedule
+ a flexible pace where workers can take extra breaks if needed
+ as much protection from wind [...]


Announcement for 2020 Presidential Awards

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More funding for skilled trades education

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The province is increasing skilled trades funding so more young people will learn about trades careers and be able to showcase their talents on the national stage.
Skills Canada Alberta funding will be increased to $8 million over the next four years, providing young Albertans with additional opportunities to explore rewarding careers in the trades.
The increased [...]


Youth Employment Centre connects 150 youth to job opportunities with leading Calgary employers

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Today The City’s Youth Employment Centre (YEC) will give 150 Calgarians, ages 16 to 24, an opportunity to connect with leading employers. CERT Logistics, Cintas, Fairmont Palliser, Hyatt Regency, Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire, TELUS, The Source and Walmart will be conducting pre-scheduled job interviews throughout the day.This opportunity is held in partnership with Opportunity for [...]


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