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  1. News - World - CANADA

    Building workers in British Columbia live aboard luxury floating hotel

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 09:17pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Vancouver Converted ferry provides accommodation for workers in booming northern British Columbia Builders housed aboard luxury floating hotel Hundreds of construction workers in booming northern British Columbia take up residence this week in unique digs on board a ferry that's been turned into a floating luxury hotel. The ageing ship will help relieve a housing ...

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    Hong Kong-born Olivia Chow's challenge for Toronto mayor against wildman Rob Ford

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 06:39am by Ian Young

    ... a byword for dignity after the death of her husband, federal opposition leader Jack Layton. Ford, who was filmed in a sweaty rant threatening "firstdegree murder" against an unidentified ...

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    Webcam showed last moments of Chinese student's life, Toronto court hears

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 11:27pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Toronto Jury sees film of murder accused, naked from waist down, turning off computer after killing Court views webcam feed of slain Chinese student The last image a young man in China saw on the webcam while chatting with his girlfriend in Toronto was of a man- naked from the waist down- turning off the computer moments after forcing his way into her flat, ...

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    Asian appetite for geoduck clams brings big profits for Canadian fishermen

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 09:04pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tofino Fishermen in British Columbia make a small fortune wresting huge geoducks from the ocean bottom for restaurant tables in China and Japan Asian appetites ... by the government," said the native of Tofino, a small seaside town in the province of British Columbia. Today, however, "they're worth C$4 to C$5 million", he added. In the port of Tofino, ...

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    Coin found on Vancouver Island beach could rewrite history of Canada

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 11:03pm by AFP

    ... finding a 16th century shilling buried in clay on the shores of Vancouver Island. The 435-year-old coin discovered on the island off Canada's west coast has rekindled a theory that British ... Canada's British Columbia province in 1774, followed four years later by British Royal Navy Captain James Cook. Retired security-systems installer Bruce Campbell found the coin in mid-December. ...

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    British Columbia should adopt Quebec-style migrant scheme, says lawyer

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 10:10pm by Ian Young

    ... Ian Young in Vancouver ian.young@scmp.com Vancouver 'needs own migrant scheme' The Canadian province of British Columbia should set up its own Quebec-style version ... a long-time Vancouver-based advocate for immigration reforms and transparency, said the fact that many of Quebec's investor migrants ultimately end up living in British Columbia meant ...

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    Canada strips former publisher Conrad Black of honours

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 04:59pm by Reuters in Ottawa

    ... Reuters in Ottawa Convicted press baron has honours bestowed by Canada removed following jail term served for fraud, although he remains a life peer in the British House of Lords Canada ... writes, and co-hosts a television talk show. He was named in 2001 to the British House of Lords but has been on leave of absence there since June 2012. Black does not have a listed telephone ...

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    Canada celebrates 1812 war victories over the US with ship names

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 01:45am by WASHPOST

    ... in the war of 1812. The battle of Queenston Heights, on October 13, 1812, saw an outnumbered force of 1,300 British regulars, Canadian militiamen, and Mohawk irregulars easily repel a poorly organised attempt by 3,500 US regulars and militiamen to cross the Niagara River. The battle of Chateauguay, on October 26, 1813, was another embarrassing US loss, when a 1,600-strong British ...

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    Movie man Raymond Ying-ho Law faces Vancouver sex and drug charges

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 10:39pm by Ian Young

    ... film Ecstasy: too much fun can kill you, which had a plot eerily reminiscent of the charges that Law now faces. The film was about young women and the perils of drugs and date rape. ... on the Toronto venture board. The profile said that Law ventured into movie-making after selling iSign in 2007, writing a screenplay for an unproduced action film, Sweet Heaven. A YouTube trailer ...

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    Soft-hearted boss or cruel abuser? Hong Kong emigrant jailed for human trafficking

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by Ian Young

    ... that the precedent-setting sentence handed down in the British Columbia Supreme Court will deter other would-be traffickers. Orr, led from court in handcuffs, plans to appeal. The court was told that Orr and his ... with the HK$3,470 minimum allowable wage for foreign maids in Hong Kong at that time, but well below British Columbia's general minimum hourly wage of C$10.25 (HK$76.75). The couple later gave her a 40 ...




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