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July 9, 2019

PEI, Quebec intervene in Saskatchewan's legal challenge of carbon tax

Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick and BC have also filed notices of intervention in the province's appeal.

Scheer promises to scrap clean fuel standard

Brands the new fuel standards as a “secret fuel tax” that adds another four cents a litre.

Docs show CSIS welcomed energy industry info about alleged threats

Court case alleges spy service overstepped its legal authority by monitoring environmentalists opposed to Northern Gateway proposal.

'Back to zero': Canada's premiers gather in Saskatoon, but none are women

Last time Canada was without any woman as premier was between November 2002 and November 2008.

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Future Skills Centre invests $7.65M to transition displaced workers

Innovation projects will test and evaluate approaches to support thousands of workers facing career transitions. » Read more...

How Canada can tax carbon efficiently

Carbon tax should replace other, less efficient policies with the same objective and be offset by cuts in other taxes. » Read more...

AI, robotics, automation unlikely to lead to mass job losses: Fraser Institute

Essay series contends new jobs will emerge as businesses and workers adapt. » Read more...

From Nazis to hippies: End of the road for Volkswagen Beetle

German carmaker is halting production of the iconic vehicle. » Read more...

Space tourism biz Virgin Galactic going public after merger

Virgin Galactic has reservations from some 600 people in 60 countries, with US$80 million in deposits and $120 million in potential revenue » Read more

'Like minded' premiers flip pancakes, talk politics on Calgary Stampede visit

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney hosted counterparts from Ontario, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick and the Northwest Territories during Calgary's 10-day celebration of cowboy culture » Read more

Canadian manufacturers exercising extreme caution in adopting technology

Looking for proof they work and will provide a return on investment. » Read more

MainTrain 2019

Sept. 16 - 19, 2019
Location: Edmonton
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Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS)

Sept. 30 - Oct. 3, 2019
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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