Tag: Canadas

Seaspan Shipyards Delivers CCGS John Cabot, Completing First Class of Ships under Canada’s National Shipbuilding Strategy

Three ships in 15 months demonstrates world-class capacity and capability, and accelerating NSS momentum

VICTORIA, BC, Oct. 9, 2020 /CNW/ – Today, Seaspan Shipyards officially delivered the third state-of-the-art Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel (OFSV) to the Canadian Coast Guard. The CCGS John Cabot is the third OFSV delivered by Seaspan Shipyards in the last 15 months and completes the first full class of large vessels under the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS). CCGS John Cabot will now join her sister ships already in service, CCGS Capt Jacques Cartierand CCGS Sir John Franklin.

The ultimate milestone in the shipbuilding process, delivery of this third OFSV caps a string of achievements with this vessel. The Seaspan Shipyards team together with suppliers and our customer logged dozens of first-ever accomplishments as they developed innovative approaches to successfully launch and complete the ship during the COVID-19 pandemic. On July 3, the

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Media Central Continues to Expand Affiliate Marketing Partnerships Signing with Vessi, Canada’s Leading Waterproof Footwear Brand

MediaCentral to further monetize online media channels by tapping into the fashion market with latest affiliate marketing partnership

  • Vessi partnership adds to MediaCentral’s growing successful affiliate marketing program
  • Global footwear market is estimated at $365.5 billion with the athleisure chic category continuing to grow1
  • Affiliate marketing continues to expand with the industry estimated at $12 billion dollars globally in 20172

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / October 1, 2020 / Media Central Corporation Inc. ( CSE:FLYY )( FSE:3AT ) (“MediaCentral” or the “Company”) today announced that they have entered into an affiliate partnership with the well-known waterproof Canadian footwear company, Vessi. The partnership will be featured on the digital platforms of MediaCentral’s leading NOW Magazine (“NOW”), and the Georgia Straight (“Straight). Similar to the previously announced partnership with online gaming site, Spreads, editors from each outlet will produce engaging sponsored content that will drive potential consumers to Vessi’s website via

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Distracted driving business case is a call-to-action for Canada’s employers

Distracted Driving & Workplace Safety Policies: A Business Case for Employers

See link in press release to download CCDD Business Case in English
See link in press release to download CCDD Business Case in English
See link in press release to download CCDD Business Case in English

Distracted Driving & Workplace Safety Policies: A Business Case for Employers – Executive Summary

See link in press release to download CCDD Business Case – Executive Summary in English
See link in press release to download CCDD Business Case – Executive Summary in English
See link in press release to download CCDD Business Case – Executive Summary in English

OTTAWA, Sept. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) released a new report, Distracted Driving & Workplace Safety Policies: A Business Case for Employers, from its Canadian Coalition on Distracted Driving. It was developed in consultation with The Co-operators, Drop It And Drive®, the trucking industry, and workplace health and safety representatives. This report underscores the importance of distracted driving policies in the workplace

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MediaCentral Enters into Affiliate Partnership with Spreads Canada’s Premier Online Sports and Casino Gaming Organization

Company taps into growing online betting and gaming industry with latest affiliate marketing partnership as it continues to identify and source new digital streams of revenue

  • New partnership with Spreads expands MediaCentral’s successful affiliate marketing program
  • Existing affiliate program continues to drive new digital revenue and is accelerating at a rate of 18 per cent month-over-month
  • Partnership with Spreads leverages ECentralSports and capitalizes on Canada’s growing online gaming market, estimated at $31 billion in gross revenue annually1
  • Affiliate marketing continues to exponentially grow with the industry estimated at $12 billion dollars globally in 20172

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / September 24, 2020 / Media Central Corporation Inc. ( CSE:FLYY )( FSE:3AT ) (“MediaCentral” or the “Company”) today announced that it has entered into an affiliate partnership with Canada’s premier online sports betting and casino gambling site Spreads. The partnership will be featured on the digital platforms of MediaCentral’s flagship

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Majority of business leaders agree the federal wage subsidy is a sound investment in Canada’s economic recovery: KPMG in Canada poll

While leaders split on who should receive the temporary subsidy, digital investments seen as priority in adjusting to pandemic realities

TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2020 /CNW/ – A majority of Canadian business leaders surveyed (76 per cent) believe the recently redesigned Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) is a good investment to get Canadians back to work and help the economy rebound, finds a new client poll by KPMG in Canada. 

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“Our clients have told us that the federal wage subsidy program is helping them not only to retain their employees, but also to cope with pandemic-related costs and rehire workers who have been laid off,” says Lucy Iacovelli, Canadian Managing Partner of KPMG’s national Tax practice. “While there has been an upturn in the economy, many Canadian business leaders are still uncertain about what the coming months will bring, and welcome continuing support

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