Tag: Work

Bank of Canada to allow 50% remote work

The Bank of Canada will allow most of its employees to work remotely as much as half of the time once public health guidelines allow it to fully reopen its offices. A limited number of staff are currently working in the central bank’s offices in Ottawa. As the coronavirus pandemic has eased in Canada, the…

Kristy, 29, is finally back to work as a server. She wants to move to Australia, but has $10,000 in debt. What next?

Millennial Money is a weekly submission-based series that provides financial advice to millennials in the GTA. Read the full series here. For Kristy, a 29-year-old Toronto millennial, Ontario’s gradual reopening has been a blessing. “After the constant on-and-off, restaurants opening and closing — vaccinations and low numbers are giving me hope that I can earn…

‘Doing Putin’s work’? Clinton picks moment of Geneva summit to attack 2020 election doubters & promise 'consequences' for Russia

As US President Joe Biden meets with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Geneva, failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton seems intent to ensure relations between the nations remain poor. Biden and Putin met in Switzerland on Wednesday to discuss matters including foreign policy, climate change, the Covid-19 pandemic, and cyber security, during a summit both…

‘Under-resourced & under-supported’: Tens of thousands of New Zealand nurses go on strike for better pay, safer work (VIDEOS)

Tens of thousands of nurses have gone on an eight-hour strike across New Zealand, disrupting non-emergency health services. The union voted for the action after failing to reach a deal for better wages. Around 30,000 nurses, midwives, and healthcare assistants walked off the job on Wednesday, marching on the streets and rallying across the country…