AbitibiBowater assets

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    AbitibiBowater settles NAFTA suit with Ottawa

    August 25, 2010 by PLANT STAFF

    MONTREAL: The Newfoundland Labrador government’s expropriation of AbitibiBowater assets and natural resource rights in 2008 will cost Canadian taxpayers $130 million. The Montreal-based pulp and paper giant currently under bankruptcy protection has settled a $500-million complaint with the federal government