Alberta’s associate minister of natural gas heading to Asia to promote province’s resources

Associate Minister of Natural Gas Dale Nally will depart Friday as he embarks on an eight-day trip to Asia to promote Alberta’s energy resources. “As part of our plan to revitalize Alberta’s natural gas sector, I’m meeting with investors and…

Review of Canadian fossil fuel subsidies appears to be behind schedule: environmental advocate

Canada’s promise to produce an inventory of its fossil fuel subsidies as part of a joint peer review with Argentina appears to be off schedule and may not deliver results until 2021, an environmental advocate says. The peer review, which…

Short-term rentals impacting Halifax’s rental market

After a $400 rent increase pushed her out of her house, Samantha McPhee has been on the hunt for a new place, but she says prices everywhere have skyrocketed over the past few years. “There shouldn’t be two-bedroom apartments for…

Calgary councillor wants private contractors to compete for union work

November 14 2019 2:16pm Councillor Ward Sutherland is expected to present a notice of motion to allow private contractors to compete with city union jobs. Doug Vaessen reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…