Vicic, Adriana

MMJC, 2019 Fall

Doug Ford makes provincial address regarding Intellectual Property in Kitchener, Ontario

By Adriana Vicic — Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced the implementation of the “Intellectual Property Action Plan” in his provincial address Friday. This announcement comes after data was collected through a 2019 intellectual property report, which demonstrated that many intellectual properties in Ontario get bought off by international firms. FordContinue Reading

Ontario Premier Doug Ford addressing the province at his daily COVID-19 briefing

By: Monika Sidhu – Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced $4 million in funding towards organizations aimed at helping seniors during his daily COVID-19 address Friday.  “This funding will allow grassroots organizations to develop programs for seniors that focus on combating social isolation, promoting senior safety and well-being, improving financial security,Continue Reading

Trudeau announces 500 new green jobs for students amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Monika Sidhu — There will be 500 new green jobs and internships available for young Canadians within the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Friday.   The Prime Minister said the jobs will range from about six months to one year in length, andContinue Reading

Woman looking at CERB application online after Trudeau has announced extension

By: Adriana Vicic — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Monday that his government would be extending the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB). Trudeau didn’t provide any information about how the extension of CERB will work or who would be eligible, but he promised to have further details later in theContinue Reading