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The two richest Canadians now have as much wealth as the poorest 30% combined, report finds

The two richest Canadians have the same amount of wealth as the poorest 30 per cent of the country combined, according to a new report from a group of international aid organizations. 674 more words

Economy

Two richest Canadians have as much wealth as poorest 30 per cent: report

The two richest Canadians have the same amount of wealth as the poorest 30 per cent of the country combined, according to a report from a group of international aid organizations. 674 more words

National

Hurraay SportsPesa!

Yesterday, betting company SportsPesa announced a multi-million pound sponsorship deal with Hull City. Who would have thought, a company who two years could hardly make a name for itself would come to sponsor a major team in the English Premier League. 362 more words

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Oxfam America Honors Three Women on International Women’s Day

Since April 2012, Benjamin Alderson has worked as senior area manager at New York City’s deVere USA Inc., which is the largest independent financial consultancy group in the world. 192 more words

Benjamin Alderson

Like French Aristocrats

I like to believe that the richest people in the world are so care-free that they just dress up like late 18th and early 19th century French aristocrats. 60 more words

News And Analysis

GROWING INEQUALITY - ANY ADVISABLE COUNTER ?

Inequality is increasing.

Oxfam International – the international anti-poverty charity – in its report says that in 2015, just 62 persons had the same amount of wealth as 3.6 billion people across the world and that the gap between the haves and have-nots is steadily increasing. 759 more words

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Op-Ed: Liberal government must sign treaty regulating arms industry

In his campaign, Justin Trudeau promised to sign the Arms Trade Treaty if elected. Now is the time for the new prime minister to follow through on his election promise. 615 more words

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