Foreign Ownership Canada

No One Sure How Much Of Canada's Energy Industry Is Foreign-Owned

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2017 | Canada Business

"Unfortunately, there are no precise data on the foreign-owned share of the oil and gas sector."

Are Foreigners Really Buying Up Canadian Homes?

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2016 | Canada Business

Foreign investment has become a hot-button issue in Vancouver lately, with many residents blaming demand from offshore buyers who are looking for a safe place to stash their money for the city's soaring home prices.

Sunny Freeman

Foreigners Are Taking Over Canadian Real Estate. Definitely. Maybe. | Sunny Freeman | Posted 09.11.2014 | Canada Business

The housing market is so inflated that the international community warns of a bubble ready to burst and locals fret that soaring prices have pushed th...

End Foreign Ownership Rules In Telecom: Report

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.26.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - If the federal government really wants healthy competition in the wireless market, a new report says it should just do away with the limits o...

Harper's Make-and-Break Attitude on Foreign Investment

Gavin Magrath | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Politics
Gavin Magrath

The way Harper made his decision on the new foreign ownership rules is dangerous and undemocratic. Canada has legislation, the Investment Canada Act, that sets out the process and requirements for foreign purchases. Strange that the deal that prompted him to develop the policy will be immune from the policy. Can he choose to ignore his own rules the next time?

Canada To Join Rest Of World On Wireless Rates?

CP | Posted 01.29.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canadians should expect lower prices after Ottawa announces its decision on foreign ownership in the wireless sector and sets ground rules fo...