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Uber calls B.C. gig-worker wages, job protections 'unreasonable'

Ride-hailing company Uber is slamming the British Columbia government's decision to impose minimum wages and basic labour protections for gig workers, saying the province is set to drive up costs for residents and drive down demand for local businesses.

Interactive maps: Check the air quality, wildfires near your home

To help Canadians get an up-to-date picture of the quality of the air they're breathing in their communities, has created a tracker showing the current Air Quality Health Index conditions for 100+ locations across Canada, as well as the current locations of wildfire outbreaks.