Canadian Arctic

Canada Wins Rare Praise On Environmental Issue

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2013 | Canada Politics

Canada is winning a rare bit of environmental praise from the international community for its stance on pollution from shipping in Arctic waters.Docum...

Mulling Another Massive Chinese Deal

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Politics

Another massive Chinese-owned resource project is before Prime Minister Stephen Harper's cabinet.Some time in the new year, four federal ministers are...

WATCH: MacKay Touts Military's Arctic Buildup

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Canada's military is part of the growing civil infrastructure in the Canadian Arctic, said Canada's defence minister.Speaking through a vide...

Will Canada Give China A Seat At The Arctic Table?

CP | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada gets its chance to lead the Arctic world next year — and analysts say the country needs to start laying the groundwork for it now."Canada can...

Canada Not Ready For Arctic Drilling, Reports Say

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada Business

As Canada's energy regulator readies its final round of talks on offshore oil drilling in the Arctic, two new reports suggest there's a long way to go...

Silent Running: Canadian Military Planning Stealth Snomobile

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2011 | Canada Business

The Department of National Defence plans to develop a new stealth snowmobile for covert military operations in Canada's Arctic, with $550,000 set asid...

Governor General Heading To Nunavut

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Gov. Gen. David Johnston and his wife Sharon leave Monday for Nunavut, their first official visit to Canada's Arctic as the vice-regal couple...