National Bank Financial advocates importance of diversity

Republished from Dialogue, an internal magazinefor the employees of National Bank Financial, one of the largest brokerages inCanada. Author: Cristelle Basmaji, NBFCommunications, Montreal. On June 22, 2006, National Bank Financial welcomed a delegation of 12 bank managers from South Africa to exchange best practices in regards to managing diversity in the financial sector. This visit […]

Guantanamo Bay from the eyes of a Muslim cartoonist…

Bendib (real name Khalil) produces some very unusual cartoons and allows multicultural publications to reproduce these, provided you get permission first. His work is regularly published in several publications and has also been published in a book. Visit his site at www.bendib.com— in his own words his cartoons “don’t beat around the Bush!”

It’s MEMBERSHIP DUES time again… at CEMA

The glorious year just passed, would not have been possible for CEMA without you and your membership dues! Remember! The sooner you pay your dues, the sooner your membership cards are processed. This year, we’ve had many queries about preserving these membership cards. Here is a simple solution. After you have affixed your photograph on […]

CEMA Season’s Dinner: It was a SUPER SUCCESS :)

By any count, CEMA’s seasons dinner on Nov., 24 at the Columbus Centre was a SUPER success. It was a sold-out event and a good time was had by all, dining to the strain of Latino music provided by Cafe Cubana. And there were top auction items to be had by all, among them a […]

Black History Month … Official kick-off on Jan. 28

The Ontario Black History Society hosts – The official kick-off brunch establishing February 2007 as Black History Month Sunday, January 28, 2007, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Toronto Sheraton Centre Hotel, 123 Queen Street West , Toronto , the Dominion Ballroom. (An Official Press Release from the Ontario Black History Society (OBHS) The Ontario Black […]

Shamrocks win Multicultural Hockey Championship; League results

Luck O The Irish, Once Again, Covets The Canadian Cup: Results of The Coffee Time 241 Pizza Canadian Multicultural Hockey Championships (CMHC) 2006 Irish Shamrocks 6 Iroquois Silver Hawks 2 (A News Release from the CMHC) Toronto, Dec. 31, 2006: Last night at Scarborough Arena Gardens, the Irish Shamrocks conquered the Canadian Cup, for the […]

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