Stunning news this morning in the business world. Gwyn Morgan, chairman of the board of SNC Lavalin, will be stepping down following the 2013 AGM in May : http://www.snclavalin.com/news.php?lang=en&id=2055&action=press_release_details In addition, three more directors will be replaced : David Goldman, Pierre H. Lessard and Edythe A. Marcoux. This comes following recent revelations and allegations during Quebec's anti-corruption Charbonneau Commission that SNC Lavalin … Continue reading SNC Lavalin takes further ( damage control ?) action, replaces Gwyn Morgan and 3 directors.
"...crooked politicians betray the working man, pocketing the profits, treating us like sheep, and we're tired of hearing promises that we know they'll never keep." ~ Ray Davies Here on this site, we have revealed many breaking news stories of secret deals,evidence of corruption, collusion and a number of other shameful instances of how 'money and … Continue reading “Money and corruption are ruining the land…”
Last night, I spent some time thinking about everything I didn't see on the BC ferry, Coastal Inspiration. Even though the vehicle decks were filled to capacity, the passenger decks above were hardly packed. People mulled about the one cafeteria that was open,or simply sat and watched the view. The free WiFi room was empty, … Continue reading With Recall in the Fall soon upon us, it’s time to push for stronger oaths of office
* * * * * Facts are technically accurate statements made by the mouth or penned by the hand. Truth is a larger statement, a holistic statement. Truth is not just factually accurate, but also utterly honest. Truth is the whole statement of one’s total being: a unified expression of word, deed, motive, and emotion—all … Continue reading ” Just the tip of the iceberg…” : Why Railgate and the Basi-Virk trial are about so much more than just Basi and Virk.
After long last, Bits and Bites is making a return on this cold rainy Thursday ! The once weekly Wednesday feature has been on a hiatus for a while, as I've devoted as much spare time as possible to investigating and researching a very special project. Over the next month or two, I will be bringing you … Continue reading Bits and Bites, Thursday February 11th,2010
Wonderful morning out there, rather 'nippy' if you catch my drift! It's kind of funny how I cringe and freeze when the rain and wind are here, but now that it is sub-zero and bright, I love it! Different kind of cold, I guess, but I'll take this over the rain any day. First up … Continue reading Monday morning round – up
Will we ever see a similar headline here in British Columbia? Quebec police say they have arrested at least 10 people linked to the province's construction industry. News of the arrests follows a recent announcement by the Quebec government about the creation of a special squad to crack down on corruption involving the construction sector and … Continue reading ” 10 arrests in Quebec building industry bust “