Pharmaceutical treatments lacking

The term "orphan" appeared in the early 1980s in the United States in connection with the treatment of rare diseases. It

HEALTH | January 22 2020 02:39PM
Rare and orphan diseases: a challenge for individuals and society

There are more than 7,000 around the world. Sometimes they only affect a few dozen people. Their treatment costs a fortu

HEALTH | January 22 2020 01:40PM
CEOs are pessimistic about global economy, says new PwC survey

CEOs are showing record levels of pessimism in the global economy, with 53% predicting a decline in the rate of economic

SOCIETY | January 22 2020 01:30PM
Younger workers show strong interest in virtual healthcare

Seventy-two per cent of working Canadians indicate that they would perceive their employer in a more positive light if t

LIFE INSURANCE | January 21 2020 04:00PM
Maureen Jensen to leave OSC

Maureen Jensen, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of the Ontario Securities Commission, announced on Jan. 21 her decisio

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | January 21 2020 01:30PM
Conflict of interest leads to one-year ban, plus fines for fund rep

A Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (MFDA) hearing panel announced it has approved a settlement agreement, with

LIFE INSURANCE | January 20 2020 11:30AM
Empire appoints new executives

Empire Life is making changes to its senior leadership team within its group solutions division. The changes announced l

LIFE INSURANCE | January 20 2020 10:00AM