The Bank of Canada’s latest financial system review report is being released today — and it’s expected to be the first ever to explore the threat climate change poses to the country’s financial system. The central bank’s annual financial system review (FSR) analyzes the resilience of the country’s financial system, cataloguing the main vulnerabilities and risksRead More →

Friends are remembering the Canadian woman killed in Monday’s floatplane collision in Alaska as an accomplished taekwondo martial artist looking forward to the next stage of her life.  Elsa Wilk, 37, who was from Richmond, B.C., but lived in Port Coquitlam, B.C., was named as one of six people killed after two sightseeing planesRead More →

Sudanese prosecutors have charged ousted president Omar al-Bashir with involvement in killing protesters and incitement to kill protesters during the uprising that drove him from power last month, state news agency SUNA reported Monday. It was not immediately clear what punishment he might face. Protest organizers say security forces killed some 100Read More →