The jobs are being defined as those that help reduce energy consumption, limit GHGs and minimize pollution.
Senators have voted 46-32 to delete a so-called escalator tax on booze from the federal government’s budget.
Review will be designed to better target young Canadians who need the most help to get into the changing labour market.
Independent senator says the government has yet to fully answer questions about the so-called infrastructure bank.
22-member panel to come up with options for addressing barriers to zero-emission vehicles.
Consortium-led approach to innovation brings together small and large companies, academia and not-for-profit organizations.
Plans include help for skills to address rapidly transforming workforce needs.
Federal plan mimics Alberta, with a direct tax on heating and transportation fuels and a separate levy on large emitters.
The details of BlackRock’s relationship with the federal Liberals is ruffling feathers among opposing politicians.
Government expects the agency to be up and running by the end of the year.
Result compared with a surplus of $7.5 billion during the April-to-February period a year earlier.
The government estimated that 235,000 people would use the extra weeks of benefits, but there have more than 267,000 claims.
Public money could be used to bankroll or financially backstop projects that are “in Canada or partly in Canada.”
C.D. Howe estimates legalized cannabis could generate about $675 million in government revenues next year.
Money will be used to to support “innovation networks and clusters” to help budding companies scale up significantly.