Tag: Launches

Canadian flower growers see sales wither as planting season launches

Beneath the panes of his greenhouse, Jan VanZanten surveys a sea of sun star flowers rising up from plastic pots, ready to ship but without a buyer. In past years, the Niagara Region grower had no trouble selling to wholesalers by the thousands. “Now we’re just composting,” VanZanten said. “Since my kids are home every…

Bank of Canada launches public consultation for new $5 bank note

Minister of Finance Bill Morneau and Governor Stephen S. Poloz today announced that the Bank of Canada is launching public consultations to select an iconic Canadian to appear on the next $ 5 bank note. Canadians can submit nominations by using the Bank of Canada’s submission form by March 11, 2020. This call for nominations…

McConnell launches harsh attack on ‘toxic’ impeachment

WASHINGTON — The top Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday called on his fellow senators to correct what he called the “toxic” impeachment of President Donald Trump, sending the strongest signal yet that lawmakers will not remove Trump from office. In a harsh attack, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell accused the Democratic-dominated House of…