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Man charged with kidnapping after trying to enter Canada

Bangor Daily News 07 Dec 2021
BURLINGTON, Vermont — A Connecticut man who allegedly tried to enter Canada with a 16-year-old girl he’s accused of abducting in their home state has been charged with kidnapping ... border agents at the Highgate Springs port of entry on Thursday after he and the girl were refused entry to Canada, according to a complaint filed in U.S ... Thursday ... ....
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Food producers grapple with disrupted supply chains

North Shore News 07 Dec 2021
When recent flooding disrupted transportation corridors connecting Metro Vancouver with the rest of Canada, some panicked residents bought excess food ... Interior and to the rest of Canada from the Port of Vancouver ... Airlines, such as Air Canada and WestJet, have increased cargo ...
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Truck drivers strike at Port of Vancouver averted

Splash24/7 06 Dec 2021
Together, the companies’ 200 or so drivers – about 10% of truckers serving Canada’s Port of Vancouver – had threatened strike action that could have exacerbated congestion at the port, still struggling with the impacts of flooding that have now affected its operations for three weeks.
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Canadian National resumes rail movement in flood-hit British Columbia

Reuters 06 Dec 2021
Flooding last month in Canada's westernmost province triggered landslides that killed four people, cut off rail access to Vancouver, Canada's largest port, and caused billions of ...
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Where Is Air Canada Flying The Airbus A220 This Month?

Simple Flying 06 Dec 2021
Air Canada’s Airbus A220-300s are becoming a key aircraft for some thinner domestic and international routes ... Here is a look at where Air Canada will be flying this narrowbody aircraft. Air Canada has 25 Airbus A220-300s in its fleet ... Air Canada exclusively operates the larger A220-300 ... Air Canada ... An overview of Air Canada’s A220 routes.
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Shipping's Arctic Future

The Maritime Executive 05 Dec 2021
In particular, the opening of Russia’s Northern Sea Route (NSR) increases the need for new ports and modern infrastructure to service ships that plough through ice-free and ice-covered waters ... There are few deepwater ports in U.S ... In the Hudson Bay, the Port of Churchill is Canada’s only northern deepwater seaport.
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Unloading damaged containers from ship could take up to 12 days

Castanet 04 Dec 2021
Singh wasn’t sure how many workers will be involved, but said the team will include salvage crews and contractors from the ship’s owner, officials from Canada Customs, Transport Canada and government environmental bodies, and crews from the port’s operator, DP ...
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More Canadians Doing Holiday Shopping Early Amid Supply Shortage: Poll

The Epoch Times 04 Dec 2021
The supply chain disruptions and labour shortages were exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic and flooding on the West Coast, choking Canada’s largest port in Vancouver with the flow of ...
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Asylum seekers waiting in NY rush to northern border as COVID policy ends

Olean Times Herald 04 Dec 2021
Many of its residents are families preparing to seek asylum in Canada; pre-pandemic, they would stay in New York for a matter of days before heading north ... Williams added that the Canadian government encourages asylum claimants to enter Canada at a “designated port of entry,” which — despite its now-worldwide fame — Roxham Road is not.
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Port of Vancouver truck drivers strike averted after agreement reached (Business)

Castanet 03 Dec 2021
Unifor says the strike would have impacted about 10 per cent of the vehicles servicing the port and threatened Canada’s overall port stability at a time when B.C.’s supply chain is facing increasing pressure after recent storms flooded transportation routes.
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Port of Vancouver truck drivers strike averted after agreement reached

Moosejaw Today 03 Dec 2021
Unifor says the strike would have impacted about 10 per cent of the vehicles servicing the port and threatened Canada’s overall port stability at a time when B.C.’s supply chain is facing increasing pressure after recent storms flooded transportation routes.
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Zim Kingston Proceeds to Terminal to Begin Salvage Operation

The Maritime Executive 03 Dec 2021
More than a month after the incident in which the containership Zim Kingston lost 109 containers overboard and suffered a container fire, the vessel has finally been cleared to proceed to port. Early this morning the vessel began moving from the anchorage off Victoria, Canada ...
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Canadian dollar seen higher if BoC takes lead on rate hikes

Reuters 03 Dec 2021
In October, the Bank of Canada became the first central bank from a G7 country to exit quantitative easing and signaled it could begin raising interest rates in April ... Recent flooding in the western province of British Columbia that cut off a major port from the rest of Canada could weigh on fourth-quarter growth.
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Canadian dollar seen higher if BoC takes lead on rate hikes: Reuters poll

Metro USA 03 Dec 2021
In October, the Bank of Canada became the first central bank from a G7 country to exit quantitative easing and signaled it could begin raising interest rates in April ... Recent flooding in the western province of British Columbia that cut off a major port from the rest of Canada could weigh on fourth-quarter growth.
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