Canada Natural Resources

The Trade Deal That Could Conquer Canada

Capt. Trevor Greene | Posted 05.29.2013 | Canada Politics
Capt. Trevor Greene

I'm proud of my country and would fight for her again, body willing. I know my brothers and sisters in arms feel the same way. Canada has never been conquered by a foreign power, but if this FIPA trade deal is ratified, it will commit us to sacrifice our precious resources without even having the right to fight.

May Accuses Tories Of Secretive Merger Plans

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is dismissing claims by the Green party that the government plans to fold Environment Canada into the Natural R...

Clark Announces B.C. Mining Change

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia is moving applications for natural resource permits online, as Premier Christy Clark attempts to bolster her economic cre...

China-Nexen Deal: National Buoy or Ball and Chain?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Business
Rachel Décoste

By December 10, The federal government is expected to make a decision on whether to approve or reject the takeover of Nexen by a Chinese state-run company. Any rearward decision-making process hinging on knee-jerk intercultural reactions, quick paydays or short-sighted goals is detrimental to our country as a whole.

This Powers A FIFTH Of Canada's Economy

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The federal Conservatives have re-calculated the impact of energy and mining on the Canadian economy in order to help bolster their strong su...

If We're Rich Right Now, It's Because We've Been Damn Lucky

David Gratzer | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Politics
David Gratzer

This week, novelist and columnist Steve Marche draws lessons from Canada's success for, in a cleverly titled piece, "Hardheaded Socialism Makes Canada Richer Than the U.S." Times are good today, but they may not be so good in a few years.

Pumping Out Oil Isn't Enough: Carney

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Part of the solution to Canada's poor export performance lies with natural resources, but simply pumping oil out the door won't suffice, says...

Pipeline Would Transform Native Communities, Says Minister

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2012 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Canada's Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver says he expects legislation to be introduced this year as a way of streamlining the regulator...