Once-Iconic Canadian Brand To Fade Away Amid Layoffs

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.12.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Rio Tinto is shedding between 110 and 170 jobs in Montreal as the mining company prepares to move early next year into its new Canadian hea...

Emissions From Rio Tinto Alcan Kitimat Smelter Are At Heart Of Hearings

Carol Linnitt | Posted 05.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

"This case really does represent a situation where you have a regulator that has gotten too close to a powerful and well-resourced private interest that it is supposed to be independently regulating," said Chris Tollefson, lawyer for the University of Victoria's Environmental Law Centre.

Canadian Heads Offices Under Chinese Siege

Diane Francis | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

Put another way, allowing a large head office to be acquired allows foreigners to acquire pieces of the country's upside, its living standards, reputation, opportunity, tax base, intellectual property, and networks. This is like selling the family jewels.