Only two of 13 small SUVs performed well in front-end crash tests done by an insurance industry group, with several popular models faring poorly in the evaluations.
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“The global economic crisis, shifting geopolitical balances and two years of unusually high levels of civil upheaval present challenges and opportunities for businesses looking to expand. North and West Africa and the Middle East stand out as regions of increasing risk.
“We’re very proud to be able to bring Coast Capital Insurance Services into our family of companies. It is a tremendous organization that has the same commitment to community as we do,” said Scott Tannas, President and CEO of Western.
And there is a danger central banks won’t be able to manage the exit properly, leading to losses in their balance books, loss of confidence and high inflation.
“All of CPPIB’s diverse investment programs played a part in delivering the Fund’s substantial increase in assets in fiscal 2013,” said Mark Wiseman, President & Chief Executive Officer, CPP Investment Board (CPPIB).
Hawkins was convicted of conspiracy, securities fraud, aggravated currency structuring, money laundering and two counts of wire fraud. He could be sentenced to up to 20 years in prison for the most serious charge, wire fraud.
As previously reported, Economical is waiting for regulations from the federal Department of Finance that are required in order to proceed with the company’s previously announced demutualization process.
This video is a news interview with Dr. John Vavrik who is a psychologist that works for ICBC. The interview was prompted by a hit and run collision that put two joggers in Surrey, B.C. in hospital. Dr. Vavrik explains why people fail to remain at a collision like this to help their victims. ICBC [...]
“Not everyone knows how deposit insurance coverage works,” said CDIC President and CEO Michele Bourque. “We want to show Canadians that by following a few simple rules, they can protect their deposits in the event their bank fails.”
Dog bites can cause both physical and emotional damage to victims and considerable cost to communities.
NTSB officials said it wasn’t their intention to prevent drivers from having a glass of wine with dinner, but they acknowledged that under a threshold as low as .05 the safest thing for people who have only one or two drinks is not to drive at all.
State Farm has donated $5,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to help with its efforts in assisting Ontario residents affected by damaging spring flooding.
Such lawsuits are becoming more commonplace in the world of professional sports.
Consulting firm KPMG has made 19 recommendations to improve the province’s disaster response.
Companies recognize potential risks posed by natural catastrophes yet have insufficient mitigation plans in place. This is the key finding of a survey on ‘Natural catastrophes: business risks and preparedness’, presented May 7, 2013 by Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich). The study, conducted in January 2013 by the Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by Zurich, continues [...]
U.S. legislation winding its way through Congress would allow Canadians aged 55 and older to spend up to 240 days – about eight months – in the country without a visa, 58 days longer than the current 182-day annual limit.
There’s nothing unusual about Liberal caucus members paying for promotional material after a budget, said Finance Minister Charles Sousa, who had not seen the brochure.
Drivers with good habits can now save up to 25 per cent on their car insurance