• 2017
  • FILE PHOTO: Rooftops of houses and the downtown core are seen in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, January 7, 2017. (reuters.com)
  • FILE PHOTO: Rooftops of houses in the Kitsilano neighbourhood and the downtown core are seen in the hot real estate market of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, January 6, 2017. (reuters.com)
  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Dec 20 (Reuters) - The Canadian province of Manitoba shaved its deficit forecast for the 2017-18 fiscal year on Wednesday to C$827 million ($644.28 million) from C$840 million, and said the economy was growing faster than expected. (reuters.com)
  • In 2010, Canada spent $192 billion, and left unaddressed, by 2017 healthcare and education will consume entire provincial government budgets," says Giovanni Vatieri, IBM's health practice leader. (mdtmag.com)
  • Manitoba
  • One of the outcomes of the Red River Rebellion of 1870 was the creation of Manitoba as an officially bilingual province, to protect the French-speaking M├ętis from being overpowered by the incoming English speaking settlers. (wikipedia.org)
  • This guarantee failed, however, and in the aftermath of the Manitoba Schools Question, that province was allowed to become officially English-only, until these policies were declared unconstitutional in 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • Background The city of Winnipeg was the first among several jurisdictions in Manitoba, Canada, to introduce breed specific legislation (BSL) by banning pit-bull type dogs in 1990. (bmj.com)
  • IBM ) today announced the first stage of a $22.5 million project to create an electronic healthcare records (EHR) system for the province of Manitoba has gone live, providing clinicians with unprecedented access to their patients' lab results, dispensed drug records and immunization histories, in seconds. (mdtmag.com)
  • EChart Manitoba, the first province-wide EHR system in Canada, enables the secure sharing of information about a patient's health to authorized healthcare professionals across Manitoba. (mdtmag.com)
  • The second stage employs the methodology in identifying forestry dependent communities in the Canadian prairie provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. (umn.edu)
  • Upper Canada
  • The Act of Union 1840, passed 23 July 1840, by the British Parliament and proclaimed by the Crown on 10 February 1841, merged the Colonies of Upper Canada and Lower Canada by abolishing their separate parliaments and replacing them with a single one with two houses, a Legislative Council as the upper chamber and the Legislative Assembly as the lower chamber. (wikipedia.org)
  • Firstly, Upper Canada was near bankruptcy because it lacked stable tax revenues, and needed the resources of the more populous Lower Canada to fund its internal transportation improvements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Upper Canada was primarily English-speaking, whereas Lower Canada was primarily French-speaking. (wikipedia.org)
  • Craig, Gerald M Upper Canada: the formative years 1784-1841 McClelland and Stewart, 1963, the standard history online edition Craven, Paul, ed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Labouring Lives: Work and Workers in Nineteenth-Century Ontario (University of Toronto Press, 1995) Dunham, Eileen Political unrest in Upper Canada 1815-1836 McClelland and Stewart, 1963. (wikipedia.org)
  • Errington, Jane The Lion, the Eagle, and Upper Canada: A Developing Colonial Ideology McGill-Queen's University Press, 1987. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alberta
  • By the time Alberta was made a province in 1905, the French language had been dealt a series of aggressive blows, and the use of French in government, the courts and schools was made illegal. (wikipedia.org)
  • REUTERS
  • VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The British Columbia government will unveil its long-awaited housing strategy on Tuesday, taking aim at skyrocketing real estate prices and soaring rents that have crippled affordability in the West Coast Canadian province, particularly in Vancouver. (reuters.com)
  • Foreign buyers have been largely blamed for Vancouver's red hot property market, where the gap between home values and incomes has widened rapidly in the last five years, hitting levels well above any other major Canadian city, according to data analyzed for Reuters. (reuters.com)
  • VANCOUVER (Reuters) - British Columbia on Monday banned all grizzly bear hunting in the western Canadian province with immediate effect, expanding on its existing ban on trophy hunting. (reuters.com)
  • provisions
  • No specific policies were enacted for the other provinces, and no provisions were made for the official languages to be used in other elements of the government such the courts, schools, post offices, and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • As of 2016, the fastest growing economies are in Ontario and B.C.. Canada uses a different measure to gauge the unemployment rate than the United States calculation. (wikipedia.org)
  • FILE PHOTO: New condominium towers are seen under various stages of construction in the Yaletown district of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, November 19, 2016. (reuters.com)
  • By comparison, the ratio for Toronto rose to 8.3 in 2016 and was 4.9 for Canada, which is skewed higher by the two cities, while 3 or less is considered affordable. (reuters.com)
  • 1982
  • The 1982 amendments to the Constitution of Canada included a right of minority-language education that has forced policy changes in all of the provinces. (wikipedia.org)
  • The highest level of unemployment throughout Canada was set on December 1982, when the early 1980s recession resulted in 13.1% of the adult population being out of work due to economic factors that originated in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • despite
  • Despite the city's opposition, Ottawa's free crack pipe program will continue in 2008 with funding from the province, said Jack McCarthy, director of the Somerset West Community Health Center. (thebody.com)
  • The prairie convinces of Canada contain regional economies where forestry is the major economic activity, despite province-wide dominance by other sectors. (umn.edu)
  • colony
  • British Columbia was the first to establish an honour that was distinct to the province: the Order of the Dogwood Medallion, created for the centennial of the Province and its preceding Colony of British Columbia in 1957, and reformed into the Order of the Dogwood in 1966. (wikipedia.org)
  • British Columbia
  • British Columbia has passed five straight balanced budgets and it is the only Canadian province with a triple-A credit rating from all three international credit rating agencies. (reuters.com)
  • But a newly-elected New Democratic Party (NDP) government in British Columbia announced last week it would block new oil shipments through the province pending a further review of the risk of an oil spill in coastal waters. (gulf-times.com)
  • The left-leaning New Democratic government, propped up by the Green Party, took office in British Columbia in July after ousting the Liberals who had ruled the province for 16 years. (reuters.com)
  • people
  • A larger contributor to the difference is that flipping through the want-ads in a newspaper (or on the internet) gets people classified as unemployed in Canada, but not in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canada will have as many as 1.8 million jobs without the right quality of people to apply for them by 2030. (wikipedia.org)
  • Various people who have been awarded provincial orders have been presented with national decorations and orders, such as the Order of Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Queen
  • The monarchy has been headed since 6 February 1952 by Queen Elizabeth II who as sovereign is shared equally with both the Commonwealth realms and the Canadian federal entity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the Queen transcends and encompasses both the central and provincial governments, the Canadian headship of state is not a creature of either jurisdiction. (wikipedia.org)
  • government
  • These developments led to fears by French-Canadian nationalists that French speakers would be assimilated into the increasingly Anglophone culture of Ontario, leading the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism (1963-1969) to recommend that the Government of Canada and all provinces offer more services in French. (wikipedia.org)
  • seats
  • The division of Shawinigan was established in 1854, under the Union regime of 1841, after the seats of the Legislative Council of the Province of Canada became elective. (wikipedia.org)
  • population
  • In Canada, 15-year-olds are included in surveys of the working age population and therefore are included in their calculations. (wikipedia.org)
  • search
  • A rise in the use of these passive job search methods in Canada is important as an explanation for the methodology bump of +1% for the Canadian figures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ottawa
  • After the establishment of the Canadian honours system in 1967, the rest of the provinces, recognizing the Crown's distinct operation within each provincial jurisdiction, moved to establish their own honours after Ottawa declined to do so on their behalf. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Canada, "Canadian Alcohol and Drug Use Monitoring Survey (CADUMS) Summary of Results for 2012" (Ottawa, Ontario: Controlled Substances and Tobacco Directorate, Health Canada, June 2013), p. 3. (drugwarfacts.org)
  • history
  • The location of the capital city of the Province of Canada changed six times in its 26-year history. (wikipedia.org)
  • EChart improves continuity of care for Manitoba's more than 1,000,000 patients, regardless of where in the province they access care, by ensuring a secure and private lifetime record of key health history and care is available electronically to authorized healthcare providers anywhere, anytime. (mdtmag.com)
  • ministry
  • McCarthy confirmed that in a recent conversation with a spokesperson from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care the province will provide $287,000 (US $292,669) to run the program next year without city involvement. (thebody.com)
  • federal
  • Federal opposition leader Andrew Scheer on Wednesday called the interprovincial trade row a "crisis" and urged Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to cut short a US trade mission, return to Canada and "take control of the situation. (gulf-times.com)
  • Language
  • In other provinces there is no requirement that businesses use a particular language, but English predominates, and immigrants may send their children to English, French or third-language schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Language policies in all provinces have evolved over time in response to changing demographics, public attitudes, and legal rulings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to becoming part of Canada in 1869, English was a minority language in the Prairies, where French and Aboriginal languages were more common. (wikipedia.org)
  • various
  • She, her consort, and other members of the Canadian Royal Family undertake various public and private functions across the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • Historically, several provinces had bicameral legislatures, but they all eventually dissolved their upper house or merged it with their lower house. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • Modified Quiz - 1 page - Students identify their country, province, and city. (teacherspayteachers.com)
  • Not sure why they wouldn't look at BC Place, maybe it's unavailable because of possible roof reconstruction or the Lions, but it's a horrible situation to see that Brazil has agreed to play Canada, but the game has to be held in another country because of our crappy facilities. (theprovince.com)
  • schools
  • Applying the relevant findings of REDCo to the western Canadian context, I conclude that the lack of religious education in social studies obstructs the implementation of a multicultural society by maintaining a secularist bias in public schools, contributing to the marginalization of religious minorities, failing to address the instrumentalization of religion and ignoring the connection between religious education and the promotion of citizenship. (ed.gov)
  • Rates
  • Age Group Canada PE NS NB PQ ON MB SK AB BC YT NT Age Group Canada PE NS NB PQ ON MB SK AB BC YT NT Age Specific Fertility Rates for maternal age group 40+ were not included as the rates were very small. (zanran.com)
  • western
  • In this paper, I examine the degree to which the four western Canadian provinces address religious diversity in their social studies curricula. (ed.gov)
  • shows
  • This analysis shows that there are few communities in these provinces which are totally dependent ont he forest industry, but there are few communities to which the forest industry is a vital component of their economic base. (umn.edu)
  • public
  • The inclusion of religion in public education remains contentious in many countries, including Canada. (ed.gov)
  • As multiple religions fill the public sphere, some religious education is necessary if Canadians are to understand each other. (ed.gov)