The China Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) has began to prosecute one of China’s largest overseas buyers, Wu Xiaohu, former CEO of Anbang. Their investments include major properties in Vancouver and Toronto.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Fri, 03/02/2018 - 10:04
By Insurance Hunter Team on Wed, 02/28/2018 - 15:03
The Liberal government put forth their 2018 budget plan, titled “Equality + Growth, A Strong Middle Class” on Tuesday. The document spans 367 pages, and focuses on providing funds to help tackle the opioid crisis, cope with a surge in asylum seekers crossing the border from the United States, and improve living conditions for Indigenous people. In addition it makes strives to further equality for women by targeting new parental supports, gender equality, anti-harassment initiatives, and measures to promote pay equity.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Tue, 02/27/2018 - 10:44
National car rental service Enterprise Rent-A-Car Canada has been fined $1m after it was accused of false advertising.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Thu, 02/22/2018 - 10:11
A sizeable portion of young professionals looking for work and housing in one of Canada’s biggest cities, can barely afford to live in it!
The city of Hamilton is hoping to curb the use of payday loans with a new bylaw. The outcome of the new law would be to limit the number of payday loan outlets in the city at 15 and no more than one per ward. Currently there are 30 operations running in Hamilton, and the majority of the outlets are situated in Wards 2 and 3, located in the downtown core and in the central lower part of the city.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:27
Back in December Ram recalled 1.8 million trucks because they could be shifted out of park without the driver's foot on the brake or possibly without the key in the ignition. Now, Ram has recalled an additional 229,000 trucks for the same issue. Fiat Chrysler said it discovered that more trucks than anticipated could be affected by the problem.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:20
Continued research confirms that more and more Ontario residents are relying on payday loan services every year, and it’s pushing them into even heavier debt.
A new pilot programme could see the use of mobile devices to help speed up processing times at border control.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Thu, 02/08/2018 - 10:46
In a wave of short-term rental regulation across Canada, B.C. has struck up a deal with Airbnb.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Wed, 02/07/2018 - 12:19
Paralympian, Victoria Nolan, was left abandoned by her Uber driver last year, due to the fact that she had her service dog with her. The Bronze medalist hailed a ride with UberAssist, a subset of Uber that is designed specifically to be accessible to those with disabilities, and was refused when the driver arrived and saw her service dog.