Toronto council asks embattled Mayor Rob Ford to take leave

Toronto council asks embattled Mayor Rob Ford to take leave

TORONTO, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Toronto's City Council voted Wednesday to ask crack-using Mayor Rob Ford to take a leave of absence and a poll indicated Torontonians widely agree.

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Bieber is Canadian newsmaker of the year

OTTAWA, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Pop music star Justin Bieber was chosen Canadian newsmaker of the year for 2012, the market research firm Ipsos Reid said.
Olympics boost Canadian Conservatives

Olympics boost Canadian Conservatives

TORONTO, March 2 (UPI) -- The Winter Olympic Games gave Canada's minority Conservative government a significant boost in popularity, a poll published Tuesday indicated.
Canadians choose Obama as top newsmaker

Canadians choose Obama as top newsmaker

TORONTO, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- A poll of Canadians found U.S. President Barack Obama was by far the top newsmaker for 2009 followed by late pop star Michael Jackson and golfer Tiger Woods.

Poll: Post-recession Canadians optimistic

TORONTO, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- While 65 percent of Canadians polled indicated the recession affected them, 73 percent were optimistic 2010 would be better, a survey published Tuesday showed.

Canadians: No tacky sweater gifts, please

TORONTO, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The majority of Canadians surveyed said they prefer gift cards as a Christmas present rather than sweaters or clothing they'll probably never wear.

Canadian Liberals hit new low in poll

TORONTO, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Canada's main opposition party, the Liberals, hit a new low in popularity of 24 percent in a poll published Saturday.
Poll: Canadian Liberals faring poorly

Poll: Canadian Liberals faring poorly

OTTAWA, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Canada's Liberal Party would fare even worse than it did last October if a federal election were held now, a poll indicates.

Poll: Many Canadians to avoid H1N1 vaccine

OTTAWA, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Nearly half of Canadians surveyed say they don't intend to be vaccinated against the H1N1 flu, a research firm said.
Canadian Conservatives well ahead in poll

Canadian Conservatives well ahead in poll

OTTAWA, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- The ruling Canadian Conservative party has a 9 percentage point popularity lead on its nearest rival, the Liberal party, in a poll published Tuesday.

Poll: Canadians want federal spending cuts

OTTAWA, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- In the face of international financial chaos, 82 percent of Canadians polled favored responding with federal spending cuts, the Canwest News Service reported.

Poll: Canadian election interest modest

TORONTO, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Interest in Canada's Oct. 14 federal election isn't attracting much voter enthusiasm, a poll published Monday suggested.

Poll: Conservatives maintain popularity

OTTAWA, June 2 (UPI) -- The Conservative Party's popularity hasn't been hurt by a girlfriend scandal, but more Canadians say the country is on the wrong track, a new poll shows.

Canadian economy concerns at 10-year high

TORONTO, May 9 (UPI) -- The economy has risen to be the top concern among Canadians for the first time in 10 years, a poll published Friday said.
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Ipsos-Reid, formerly known as the Angus Reid Group, is a research company bought by Ipsos in 2000. Angus Reid Group was founded in 1979 by Angus Reid in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada atop a 7/11 (the convenience store). It grew to be the largest market research company in Canadian history. Ipsos was founded in 1975 by Didier Truchot, a Paris-based communications specialist. It debuted on the Paris Stock Exchange on July 1, 1999. Its revenues in 2002 reached 538.4 million euros, or approximately 690 million USD. Since 1990, it has acquired or created over 40 companies across the globe. It has offices in 35 countries, and does varied research in over a hundred countries. It is second among global survey-based research companies, with over 4,500 clients worldwide. Each year, it conducts over six million interviews in its research, employing over 3,466 people full-time. The current president of Ipsos Canada is Gary Bennewies.

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