Libs say lawsuit threat needed to stop Scheer’s ‘misinformation’ on SNC-Lavalin
Scheer revealed Sunday that he’d received a letter from Trudeau’s lawyer serving notice of a possible libel suit.
Friday NAFTA deadline not firm; no deal is better than a bad one: Trudeau
Freeland optimistic over intense talks under way in the accelerated search for compromise on NAFTA.
Scheer not worried about rifts in party as Conservative convention wraps
Challenges mounting from social conservatives and Maxime Bernier.
NAFTA negotiation: get ready to rumble
If this were a wrestling spectacle, Justin Trudeau and Enrique Pena Nieto would be the handsome, but lightweight tag team locked in a cage and improbably matched against the orange-masked gigantic villain, Donald Trump.
NAFTA energy clause draws Canadian criticism
Business groups on both sides of the political spectrum say the “proportionality clause” is outdated and gives the US too much control over Canadian energy production.
Liberals look to meet increased youth green jobs promise
The jobs are being defined as those that help reduce energy consumption, limit GHGs and minimize pollution.
Trudeau and Trump talk trade, security at G7 summit
90-day review period imposed by President Trump prevents the leaders from discussing in detail any NAFTA-related issues.
Trudeau to promote Canadian tech, lure investment at Microsoft summit
PM is the first sitting head of government or state to be invited to address the annual gathering of CEOs.
Meet the huge asset manager pulled into Canada’s political arena
The details of BlackRock’s relationship with the federal Liberals is ruffling feathers among opposing politicians.
Federal carbon tax plan will include individual rebates, follow Alberta’s plan
Feds will send money raised from the tax to individuals, bypassing provinces refuse to impose their own carbon price.
Legislation could allow Canada’s infrastructure bank to invest in cross-border projects
Public money could be used to bankroll or financially backstop projects that are “in Canada or partly in Canada.”
Trudeau, Couillard defend Bombardier after execs get big raises
Compensation for the company’s top five executives and board chairman grew by nearly 50% in 2016 despite its financial troubles.
Innovation strategy inspired by economist who argues for bigger state role
Budget expected to detail plan to foster an innovation economy to recharge Canada’s long-term economic growth.
Hopes high for budget aimed at boosting high-tech job skills, expertise
Ottawa has committed $73 million over four years to ensure education is aligned with the tech-related needs of the job market.
Canada’s regulations bring clarity energy companies need, Trudeau says
PM tells conference the thoughtful development of renewable and traditional energy sources is the road to economic prosperity.