OCUFA: Reckless government announcement threatens education quality and students’ rights

Toronto, Ontario, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontario's faculty believe that, without increased public funding for Ontario’s universities and colleges, the Progressive Conservative Government’s announced tuition fee reduction is nothing more than an ill-conceived political gimmick designed to distract Ontarians from damaging cuts to the province’s already under-funded postsecondary education system. OCUFA has long advocated for tuition fee reductions but not in the absence of increased core funding and sound student financial aid policy.

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 4:33pm EST

Ford’s Reckless Post-Secondary Education Scheme Will Ensure Only the Rich Can Afford an Education, says OFL

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ontario Federation of Labour condemns the Ford government for rendering post-secondary education less accessible to low-income students and opposes the direct assault on student democracy.

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 3:50pm EST


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California home sales close year on downward trend as home prices post mild gains, C.A.R. reports

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- California home sales declined for the eighth straight month in December, and a stagnating market for much of the year pushed sales lower in 2018 for the first time in four years, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS(®) (C.A.R.) said today.

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 2:43pm ESTCALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS

KBRA Releases 2019 Update: Regional Aircraft Market

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) releases a 2019 Regional Aircraft Market Update.

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 1:31pm EST

Better-quality trails for an enhanced snowmobiling experience in the southern Gaspésie region

The Government of Canada awards almost $70,000 in funding to the Mont-Carleton snowmobile club

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 11:30am ESTCanada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas (TCB/FGV Brazil LEI), Declined

NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index(® )for Brazil, together with Fundação Getulio Vargas (TCB/FGV Brazil LEI), declined 0.8 percent in December 2018 to 115.8 (2016=100).

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 10:00am ESTThe Conference Board

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area Declined

NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index(®)( )(LEI) for the Euro Area decreased 0.3 percent in December 2018 to 114.7 (2016=100).

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 9:30am ESTThe Conference Board

Advisory - Chorus Aviation Inc. to Participate at the CIBC 22nd Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

HALIFAX, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Chorus Aviation Inc.'s (TSX: CHR) President and Chief Executive Officer, Joe Randell, and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Jolene Mahody, will be participating at the CIBC 22(nd) Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort. Details are as follows:

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 9:30am ESTChorus Aviation Inc.

Paris to See Another Year of Strong Residential Property Growth from Foreign Buyers

NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WIRE Consulting, an independent Italian company that specializes exclusively in consulting services for those seeking to purchase or invest in property abroad, says real estate property in Paris, France will continue to see a strong demand from foreign buyers.

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 9:28am ESTWIRE Consulting

Power Financial Announces Results of Conversion Rights of Non-Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series T

Readers are referred to the section "Forward-Looking Statements" at the end of this release.

Full ArticleThu Jan 17, 2019 9:22am ESTPower Financial Corporation