Remote work services companies brace for higher demand due to COVID-19 – National

Technology companies operating in Canada and specializing in remote work say they’re bracing for a spike in inquiries, sales and users amid an outbreak

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Clearview AI: When can companies use facial recognition data?

Privacy experts say that Canada’s guidelines around the use of biometric data — which include a controversial facial recognition system police agencies have admitted

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Federal government provides millions to companies working on ways to cut plastic waste

The federal government will give $1 million each to three companies developing technologies to address plastic waste from food packaging and construction. Environment Minister

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Taxi association loses court bid to curb ride-hailing companies Lyft and Uber

The Vancouver Taxi Association has lost a legal bid to immediately stall ride-hailing operators in Metro Vancouver. The association, which includes nine Metro Vancouver

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Alberta companies face charges after 2018 hydrogen sulphide leak near Spirit River

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Alberta proposes new legislation to join B.C.’s lawsuit against opioid companies

Alberta’s health ministry is introducing the Opioid Damages and Health Care Costs Recovery Act, a new piece of legislation that would allow the province to

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N.S. government hires 2 companies to help remove collapsed construction crane – Halifax

Taxpayers may be on the hook for removing the toppled crane on South Park Street in Halifax. The Nova Scotia Department of Transportation now

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Electric scooters are illegal on B.C. roads. So why are companies still operating?

Electric scooters have become a popular way to get around, and more companies allowing people to share those scooters are popping up around B.C.

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Of 160 high-emitting companies, 20 are on track to hit Paris targets: study – National

Only one in eight of the world’s most-polluting companies are on track to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in line with global temperature goals,

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Oilsands companies pull back on production as ‘crisis’ hits sector

With no immediate relief in sight from a collapse in Canadian oil prices, Alberta oilsands companies are beginning to turn down the taps and produce

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