Tag: Activity

KCNA reports North Korea leader Kim Jong Un resuming public activity

FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks as he takes part in a meeting of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) in this image released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 11, 2020. KCNA/via REUTERS/File Photo SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea’s…

CN strike triggers layoffs in Halifax as rail activity hits the brakes

MONTREAL – The ongoing CN strike has cost scores of Halifax rail workers their jobs — at least for now — as the labour stoppage continues to impact shipping across the country, the union representing the employees said Saturday. More than 250 staff at Canadian National Railway Co.’s Autoport terminal, which handles cars shipped in…

Triennial Central Bank Survey of Foreign Exchange and Derivatives Market Activity in Canada during April 2019

In April, the Bank of Canada and 52 other central banks and monetary authorities conducted the latest triennial survey of turnover activity in the foreign exchange (FX) and over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets in their respective countries. This worldwide effort was coordinated by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) to obtain global, comprehensive and consistent information…

CSIS sees ‘significant’ jump in far-right activity online

In a three-part series, the Star looks at the rise of white nationalist and right-wing extremist groups in Canada, and what authorities are doing to identify and suppress these threats. This is part 3. To read the first part, click here and to read the second part, click here. OTTAWA—One month after the deadly shooting…