News / Current Affairs

United Surrey Launches Campaign

Compelled by determination to repair a divided city and comprised of a group of like-minded candidates from across the political spectrum, United Surrey is officially launching its campaign for the upcoming municipal election.

The Top 10 Most In-demand Jobs In Canada: 2022

According to the Canadian government’s job bank website, the latest figures show 84,000 job postings advertised (monthly average) and 8.2 million job posting views (monthly average). So, what are the most in-demand jobs in Canada? Some positions are consistently listed among the most in-demand jobs in Canada; thus, building a career path in those professions is typically less difficult for individuals, especially with the help of staffing agencies.

BC Liberals Propose Immediate Gas Price Relief Options

Amid skyrocketing gas prices and rising unaffordability — and following Premier John Horgan’s repeated promises of relief measures dating back to 2018 — the BC Liberals are calling on the NDP government to immediately take three key actions to address out of control gas prices.

Construction Regulation Regime Misses Mark: ICBA

New measures to address Canada’s labour shortage

As Canada continues to recover from the pandemic, employers are actively looking to fill hundreds of thousands of vacant positions in all sectors across the country. Immigration is more important than ever to fuel Canada’s economy, as our strong economic growth is now outpacing our ability to find and keep workers. Canada is a top destination for global talent. We need to use this fact to ensure that businesses and employers have access to the skilled workers they need to grow and succeed.  

Understanding The Instant Pleasure Industry – All Rise To The Pleasure

The Instant Pleasure Industry refers to providing products or services designed to give consumers an instant neurochemical reward. One only needs to look at the internet and app stores overflowing with instant pleasure offers, such as consumable content and goods. But there are many other pleasures such as unhealthy junk and processed food, gambling, needless shopping, overconsumption of alcohol, tobacco, and more serious drugs as people crave that “dopamine high.”

Despite Opposition From Activists, B.C. Parents Value Standardized Tests

Choosing a child’s school to fit their unique educational needs can be one of the most important decisions a parent can make. School performance data, which is transparent and unambiguous for parents, can help support this decision. Because children are not one-size-fits all, parents want to know how their child is doing in the classroom.