Learning Diplomacy From Flipping Burgers at McDonald’s — Global Issues

Ambassador Kshenuka Senewiratne from Sri Lanka says much of the parameters around diplomacy are endless because there’s also so many dimensions, especially with the Sustainable Development Goals. Courtesy: Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nationsby Samira Sadeque (united nations)Friday, March 06, 2020Inter Press ServiceUNITED NATIONS, Mar 06 (IPS) - For International Women's Day,...

Borrowing to buy a house? Mortgage rates to fall following Bank of Canada rate cut

Variable rate mortgage holders are the big winners from the Big Six banks’ moves to match the Bank of Canada’s 50 point reduction to its trendsetting interest rate.According to rate comparison website RateSpy.com, variable rate customers will see rates drop by half a per cent for interest cost savings of roughly $500 per year for every $100,000 of mortgage. Those with adjustable-rate...