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Richmond Seafood Trading Company Fined $77,500 for Illegal Possession of Endangered Northern Abalone and for Obstruction

Posted August 31, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On Monday, August 15, 2016 in Richmond Provincial Court, the Honourable Judge Denhoff ordered NG Fung Enterprises (1999) Ltd, operated by a Chi Fai “Patrick” Kwok, to pay a fine of $77,500 for three violations of the Species at Risk Act (SARA) and one …

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Stories from People Who Got Extremely Drunk and Woke Up in Foreign Countries

Posted August 30, 2016 by Anonymous

It’s bizarrely common, so we thought we’d round up a few of the best tales.

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Tribunal Initiates Interim Review—Certain Fasteners from China and Chinese Taipei

Posted August 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Le Tribunal canadien du commerce extérieur a ouvert aujourd’hui un réexamen intermédiaire de son ordonnance rendue le 5 janvier 2015 dans le cadre du réexamen relatif à l’expiration no RR-2014-001 concernant certaines pièces d’attache en acier au carbone, originaires ou exportées de la République populaire de Chine et du Taipei chinois. Le présent réexamen intermédiaire est entrepris à la demande de Canimex Inc. suite à la détermination par le Tribunal que le dossier de la demande est complet.

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Minister Wilson-Raybould Visits New Zealand to Meet Prime Minister John Key and Learn About Justice System

Posted August 28, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Canada and New Zealand share a common historical heritage and many current challenges including how the two justice systems serve their people.

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Writer’s Block: How Tokyo Became Asia’s Graffiti Capital

Posted August 28, 2016 by Anonymous

In most of Asia the practice of illegal bombing has only been around for less than ten years, but Tokyo’s history reaches back to the mid-90s. I went went out with one of the city’s longest-active and most prominent vandals to learn about graff in the Eas…

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CBSA set to welcome historic Arctic cruise ship

Posted August 26, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On August 26, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers will be in Ulukhaktok, Northwest Territories to process passengers and crew aboard the Crystal Serenity, which will be arriving from Alaska during its historic voyage of the Northwest Passage.

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Rocket launcher and grenades seized in the Southern Ontario Region

Posted August 26, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers in the Southern Ontario Region were busy over the month of July with several seizures of undeclared items.

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July 2016 Media Backgrounder

Posted August 26, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Five United States (U.S.) residents on their way to visit Niagara Falls on July 2 were sent for a secondary examination where a revolver was discovered under the front passenger seat of the vehicle. Officers determined the 58-year old driver was inadmi…

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VICE Guided Tours: I Went to a Tree Climbing School to Overcome My Fear of Failure

Posted August 24, 2016 by Anonymous

At Tree Climbing Planet, “time stands still and your inner child lives.”

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Attention all boaters crossing into Canada on Rainy River and Rainy Lake

Posted August 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

With boating season now well underway on the Rainy River and Rainy Lake (ON), the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) would like to remind all boaters of their reporting obligations under the Customs Act when traversing the border into Canada.

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Reporting Requirements for Private Boaters

Posted August 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) wishes to remind all private boaters how to report, as required by Canadian law, upon entering Canadian waters.

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Child porn charges laid against New Brunswick man

Posted August 23, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) unit of the Integrated Halifax Regional Police/RCMP Criminal Investigation Division announced that charges have been laid against a New Brunswick man for the alleged pos…

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Tribunal Initiates Inquiry—Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Belarus, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Japan, Portugal and Spain

Posted August 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated a preliminary injury inquiry into a complaint by AltaSteel Ltd, of Edmonton, Alberta, ArcelorMittal Long Products Canada, g.p., of Contrecoeur, Québec, and Gerdeau Longsteel North America, of Whitby, Ontario, that they have suffered injury as a result of the dumping of hot-rolled deformed steel concrete reinforcing bar in straight lengths or coils from the Republic of Belarus, Chinese Taipei, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, Japan, the Portuguese Republic and the Kingdom of Spain. The Tribunal’s inquiry is conducted pursuant to the Special Import Measures Act as a result of the initiation of a dumping investigation by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).

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CBSA recommends leaving your firearms at home when travelling to Canada

Posted August 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) launches a firearms awareness campaign reminding United States (US) travellers, coming to Canada, about Canadian firearm laws.

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CBSA in southern Alberta makes multiple arrests while securing the border in July

Posted August 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share a sample of July highlights from its border crossings in southern Alberta, including the following gun seizures at Coutts:

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CBSA highlights significant seizures made by Air Cargo Operations at the Vancouver International Airport

Posted August 18, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share a sample of enforcement highlights from Air Cargo Operations at the Vancouver International Airport from January to July 2016.

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Minister Goodale introduces new initiatives for a better, fairer immigration detention system

Posted August 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is committed to creating a better, fairer immigration detention system for the humane and dignified treatment of individuals while upholding public safety.

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Federal Arrangements with Partners and Stakeholders for Immigration Detention

Posted August 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Detainees who are required to be held under Canada’s Immigration laws will have safer, more secure and humane detention conditions that take into consideration their overall well-being under a consistent national program that is both sustainable and af…

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Federal Immigration Detention Infrastructure

Posted August 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

People detained under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) may be detained in immigration holding centres or in provincial facilities. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) administers three Immigration Holding Centres (IHC) located in …

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VICE Does America: What I Learned as a Black Man Traveling Through the Terrifying Heart of America

Posted August 15, 2016 by Anonymous

As I traveled the nation for VICE, I saw some Americans yearning for a time that had long since passed, a time that they barely understood, a time that was defined by white supremacy.

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Writer’s Block: Taiwan’s Graffiti Scene Is Outgrowing Its Foreign Influences

Posted August 14, 2016 by Anonymous

Graffiti in Taipei used to be dominated by expats, but that’s changing thanks to a new generation of dedicated and talented writers.

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VICELAND’s New Show ‘Abandoned’ Explores America’s Modern Day Ruins

Posted August 12, 2016 by VICE Staff

Legendary skateboarder Rick McCrank goes on a journey to explore the country’s abandoned places and meet the people who love them.

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Tribunal Continues, with Amendment, Orders—Flat Hot-Rolled Carbon and Alloy Steel Sheet and Strip from Brazil, China, Chinese Taipei, India and Ukraine

Posted August 12, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today continued, with amendment, its orders made on August 15, 2011, in Expiry Review No. RR-2010-001, concerning the dumping of flat hot-rolled carbon and alloy steel sheet and strip from Brazil…

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VICE Does America: The ‘VICE Does America’ Crew Clashed with Confederate-Loving Civil War Reenactors in Alabama

Posted August 11, 2016 by VICE Staff

VICE sent a black dude, a Muslim guy, and an immigrant lady to a Civil War reenactment down in Jacksonville and shit went from zero to 100 real quick.

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Victims Fund agreement with the Province of Prince Edward Island

Posted August 8, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Providing the necessary supports and services to respond to the immediate and ongoing needs of victims, survivors, their families and their communities is an important part of a fair and accessible criminal justice system

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Improving Access to Services for Victims of Crime in Prince Edward Island

Posted August 8, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Crime can have devastating impact on victims. As a just society, it is important that the necessary supports and services are available to respond to the immediate and ongoing needs of victims, survivors, their families and their communities

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National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Posted August 8, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

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Road Tripping: Red Deer + Lacombe

Posted August 8, 2016 by Julie

This year, we spent the early weeks of summer poking around small town Alberta, spontaneously (when we could) jumping in the car with the dog to go exploring. We watched sunrises and sunsets, drove past waves of canola, through and around afternoon storms, and explored plenty of places previously overlooked whilst whizzing by on the QE2. Red Deer and Lacombe. The boys looked at me blankly when I told them (it had to be told, not suggested, or they likely wouldn’t have gone for it) we were going to spend a Friday this way. It turned out to be one of the best days so far this summer. Not least of all because I got to yell ‘canola!’ out the window at the yellow fields, making W roll his eyes and put on his headphones. Yes, already. The best prairie road trip days include doughnuts. The Donut Mill was one of those places we’d always whiz by on the highway, but although it didn’t openContinue reading

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Minister Wilson-Raybould to Make a Funding Announcement

Posted August 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, accompanied by the Honourable H. Wade MacLauchlan, Premier of Prince Edward Island, and Sean Casey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Ju…

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Dartmouth store owner charged for falsifying documents and undervaluing shipments

Posted August 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that on July 21, 2016, Kelly Elizabeth Wall, of Bedford, Nova Scotia, pled guilty in Dartmouth Provincial Court to two charges under the Customs Act. One charge was under section 12(1) for non-report…

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Significant seizure of 65 kilos of suspected cocaine at the Commercial Section of Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle border crossing

Posted August 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) today announced a seizure of 65 kilos of suspected cocaine that was made during the night of August 1 to August 2, 2016, by border services officers at Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle.

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More than $70,000 in fines for illegal fishing activity in Newfoundland and Labrador

Posted August 4, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

August 4, 2016 – St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

In the second quarter of 2016 alone, more than $70,000 in fines were issued for fisheries violations in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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European Truck Drivers Tell Us About Life on the Road

Posted July 21, 2016 by Anonymous

“I’m not sure how to explain this to you, but I’m often very sad.”

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We Meet Senator Ted Cruz at the Iowa State Fair on This Episode of ‘VICE Does America’

Posted July 21, 2016 by VICE Staff

The gang travels across the Midwest and gets a small taste of the campaign circus in Iowa.

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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election: I Visited a Pop-Up Museum at the RNC Dedicated to Trump’s Failures

Posted July 20, 2016 by Anonymous

Where else can you find souvenirs from Donald Trump’s forgotten airline, his defunct football team, and strangely terrible board game?

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Even Those Trying to Save the Ganges from Sewage Insist on Bathing in It

Posted July 19, 2016 by Anonymous

India’s Ganges River is one of the most heavily polluted bodies of water on the planet. Yet a myth endures that bathing in it, or drinking it, is completely safe.

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Male enhancement pills seized at the border may result in a steep penalty

Posted July 19, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Southern Ontario Region border services officer are diligently working to protect Canadians by preventing inadmissible people and prohibited goods such as guns, weapons and drugs from entering the country. During the month of June, officers intercepted…

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June 2016

Posted July 19, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

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On June 8, 2016, two non-residents were sent for examination after making a wrong turn and crossed the Bridge on route to a wedding in Michigan. During the exam, two undeclared assault rifles, two prohibited magazines, and $40,010 in …

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Former CITT Chairperson Honoured With an Award From the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters

Posted July 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The CITT congratulates its former Chairperson, Stephen Leach, who received a CATIE Award (Canadian Award for Trade in Import and Export) from the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters in June 2016.

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Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia: This Steampunk Rocker Is Campaigning to Regulate Synthetic Drugs

Posted July 15, 2016 by Hamilton Morris

Hamilton Morris travels to New Zealand to meet musician and activist Matt Bowden, who’s been fighting for drug reform in the country.

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