Tag: Term

Toronto unveils plans to revamp long term care homes

The city of Toronto is recommending dramatic changes to the way people live in its 10 long-term care homes, with a proposal for more staff and a new style of care that focuses on empathy, friendship and purpose. The plan released Wednesday calls for in-depth training that could change the lives of residents, allowing staff…

NAFTA talks to focus on autos and term for any new deal

OTTAWA—How much is North-American-enough? And what should be the best-before date on a new North American Free Trade Agreement? Chief negotiators for the three continental trading partners are tackling two of the thorniest NAFTA issues today: “Rules of origin” that dictate how much of the stuff we buy and sell tariff-free on this continent should…

IMF gives Trudeau government passing grade, but warns of longer term challenges

OTTAWA—The International Monetary Fund has given the Trudeau government a passing mark for its handling of the economy since coming to power, but warns that “more difficult challenges lie ahead.” The comments are contained in an annual report released by the Washington-based organization Thursday that credited the Liberals with helping the Canadian economy regain momentum.…