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News Electronics General
November 27, 2018  

Head of Canadian national wireless group calls for regulations that encourage 5G

Advocates of mobile virtual network operators argue that they could provide a lower-cost alternative to Canadians but Canadian regulations tend to favour network operators that own their facilities.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 22, 2018  

Morneau hopes new NAFTA deal signed next week, stresses tariff issue is separate [UPDATED]

He says Canada is working with the U.S. to solve the tit-for-tat tariff dispute; won’t make one set of negotiations contingent on another.

News Government Oil & Gas General
July 23, 2018  

Ottawa fails to secure new buyer for Trans Mountain pipeline by deadline

Feds set to become official owner of project.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
June 5, 2018  

Trudeau to talk Trans Mountain pipeline with Indigenous leaders in B.C.

Possible interest from First Nation in pipeline stake.

News Government Economy General
June 4, 2018  

External risks more acute for Canada than in the recent past: IMF

Recommends it’s time to examine its corporate tax in the face of the changes in the US.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
June 4, 2018  

Key Kinder Morgan executives offered $1.5 million retention bonuses

Payments conditional on continued employment; stiff opposition from NDP, Conservatives.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 2, 2016  

Additional $31.8B will be added to deficit over five years

Finance minister Morneau blames “new norm” of slow economic growth.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
November 2, 2016  

Feds turns to infrastructure bank for help amid deeper deficit outlook

Government will prime the bank’s pump with $35 billion in public money to attract foreign capital.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
September 26, 2016  

Feds monitoring weak economy: Morneau

Liberals could take action this fall.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
June 22, 2016  

CPP reform was swift in policy making terms

…and five things you need to know about the Canada Pension Plan.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 11, 2016  

Heading down the debt path again

The federal government’s planned $30-billion budget deficit, to be

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
May 24, 2016  

Alta. wildfire expected to have relatively modest macro economic impact

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says economic fallout will be largely contained to the current quarter of the fiscal year.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 24, 2016  

‘Relatively aggressive’ change needed to lift Canada’s economy

Bill Morneau has tapped McKinsey & Co.’s Dominic Barton to draw a plan to lead Canada out of its cycle of feeble economic growth.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 2, 2016  

Federal deficit outlook challenged by $7.5B surplus 11 months into 2015-16

Fiscal monitor suggests feds would have to run $13-billion deficit in March to reach a predicted $5.4-billion shortfall.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 22, 2016  

Early highlights from the federal Liberal government’s 2016 budget

Federal government projects $29.4 billion deficit in 2016-17.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
March 22, 2016  

Five things to watch for in the Trudeau Liberals’ first federal budget

Infrastructure spending, changes to old-age security eligibility and a ballooning deficit are expected.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 21, 2016  

Liberals to sell bigger shortfalls as key to growth

Federal government says they promise a $10-million deficit cap because of a worse-than-expected economic situation.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
March 2, 2016  

Feds headed for $150B in deficits over next 5 years: TD Bank

Bank projects Canada’s debt-to-GDP ratio will grow to 36.1% by 2020-21.

News Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
February 24, 2016  

Rushing to balance budget would trigger recession: Morneau

Ottawa is predicting a shortfall of at least $18.4 billion next year.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Operations Production Sustainability
February 23, 2016  

Feds allocate $250M to help struggling Alberta

Little-known fiscal stabilization program provides help when provincial revenues fall by more than 5% from one year to the next.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
February 23, 2016  

Five things that could push the federal budget deficit past $20B

Critics expect the deficit to grow even larger before the budget is tabled March 22.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
January 18, 2016  

The cash crunch of commitments: uncosted spending vows lurk for Liberals

Costs will boost fiscal pressure on a government poised to break its pledge to cap annual deficits at $10 billion over the next two years.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
January 13, 2016  

Morneau insists Liberal plan will grow economy despite falling loonie, oil

Finance minister hasn’t indicated whether the federal government will accelerate infrastructure spending to kickstart the economy.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
December 14, 2015  

Feds to seek advice from abroad on how to fire up economic growth

Government to form advisory council including people from private and public sectors with experience growing successful economies.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 20, 2015  

Liberals say they’re billions deeper in the hole as they open federal books

The $2.4-billion surplus for 2015-16 projected in April by the Tories is now expected to be a $3-billion deficit.