Social Acceptability, According To Economist Youri Chassin

Gerard Montpetit | Posted 03.16.2017 | Canada
Gerard Montpetit

In Le Soleil on March 9, Mr. Youri Chassin chastises groups which oppose certain projects, evoking the "nightmare of the investor" about a situation t...

Setting the Record Straight on Temporary Foreign Workers

Dan Kelly | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Business
Dan Kelly

It seems the recent firestorm around the Temporary Foreign Worker program has brought out the very best, as well as the very worst, in Canadians. The program has some flaws. But we all need to take a deep breath and avoid the temptation to convict an employer based on a media story.

A Boat Tour of Newfoundland's Controversial Resettlement

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

Bruce Miller is Bayman to the core, with a lilt in his brogue and a ready wink to go with his easy smile. He makes a meagre living as a fisherman and labourer and augments his income operating one of the most unique and riveting tours in Canada, taking visitors to communities affected by Newfoundland's controversial resettlement.

The One Way B.C. Will Get a "Fair Share" of the Pipeline

Joel Wood | Posted 12.02.2012 | Canada Politics
Joel Wood

Domestic provincial considerations have complicated the viability of the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline project. One major barrier to the development of the Northern Gateway pipeline is the parochial interests of B.C.'s premier, Christy Clark who has demanded a "fair share" of the benefits from the pipeline. Lifting the moratorium on offshore oil and gas activity on Canada's west coast has the potential to resolve inter-provincial in-fighting over pipelines by ensuring British Columbia is a larger beneficiary of Canada's energy renaissance.