Tag: Deal

Wake up and deal with the real reasons you’re in debt

Despite warnings from financial educators and the Canadian government, consumer debt continues to be a serious crisis for Canadians. It is contributing to empty wallets, increased insolvency rates and higher levels of anxiety and depression. It’s tempting to write this article on how to tactically get out of debt — consolidation at a lower rate…

Russia, Turkey reach deal to remove Kurdish YPG from Syria border

SOCHI, Russia/ANKARA (Reuters) – Syrian and Russian forces will deploy in northeast Syria to remove Kurdish YPG fighters and their weapons from the border with Turkey under a deal agreed on Tuesday which both Moscow and Ankara hailed as a triumph. Hours after the deal was announced, the Turkish defense ministry said that the United…

Pascal Siakam deal still hangs in the air

We’re sitting there in the workroom at the Raptors practice facility yesterday afternoon and I turn to My Learned Pal Laura, who’s doing double duty on the day, and say something along the likes of: “The lads got no chance in the big soccer match, right?” In her infinite wisdom, which in things football is…

School strike averted as CUPE, province reach tentative deal for support staff

Class is not dismissed. The Canadian Union of Public Employees and the provincial government managed to reach a tentative deal Sunday night — meaning no strike by 55,000 caretakers, educational assistants, early childhood educators and office staff. Schools across Ontario were to open as usual Monday morning, a relief for parents who faced ongoing uncertainty.…