Duterte threatens to ship garbage back to Canada

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday renewed his call to Canada to pull out tons of garbage which was dumped in the Philippines from 2013 to 2014. Duterte, in a…

Heat wave hits Canada

OTTAWA — A total of 90 heat warnings were in effect in eight of Canada’s 10 provinces Tuesday morning, according to Environment Canada. Environment Canada warned that much of the provinces…

Canada ready to assist PHL amid Marawi fighting

MANILA — Canada stands ready to assist the Philippines, as more civilians and troops are affected by the lingering armed conflict in Marawi City. “We stand ready to help… Normally,…

Canada to fast-track work permits for skilled foreign workers

OTTAWA — Canada is making it easier for companies to hire highly skilled foreign talent by fast-tracking work-permit applications through a new initiative, the federal government has announced. Under the…