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News Government General
April 29, 2020  

Provinces, regions weigh different COVID-19 factors on reopening: PM

Quebec and Ontario, the country’s two largest provinces, were taking different approaches to easing restrictions

News Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Signs COVID-19 is slowing, provinces talk of easing restrictions

Both Quebec and Ontario called on the federal government to send in troops to bolster shortage of staff in nursing homes.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Easing COVID-19 restrictions presents challenges for provinces: experts

Many provinces in Canada have no hard borders, experts say they must ensure they’re on the same page.

News Government General
December 16, 2019  

Morneau set to hear from provinces pushing for more financial help [UPDATED]

Five provinces will receive payments in the fiscal year that starts in April.

News Energy Government General
December 16, 2019  

‘You can call anything a national concern:’ Alberta questions federal carbon tax

Ottawa argues that authorization for the tax comes under the Constitution’s peace, order and good government clause.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 19, 2019  

Election 2019: Liberal, NDP make promises that need the provinces

Trudeau government changed relationship with premiers, but then things changed again.

News Government General
June 27, 2019  

Provinces, feds meet to find path to better plastics recycling plan

Canada only recycles about 9% of the plastic it produces.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 11, 2019  

Pot prices up 17.3% post legalization, large hikes in NB and Manitoba: StatCan

The highest average post-legalization price per gram was in the Northwest Territories at roughly $14.45 per gram.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 12, 2018  

NS introduces bill implementing Canadian Free Trade Agreement

Includes provisions for binding dispute resolution and labour mobility enforcement.

News Government General
August 29, 2018  

LeBlanc not expecting resistance from premiers on internal trade barriers

Intergovernmental Affairs minister to help organize a first ministers’ meeting on internal trade, expected to be held in late October.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 18, 2018  

Trudeau’s pre-election shuffle focuses on border, trade and provincial relations

The PM gave new portfolios to six ministers and expanded his cabinet by five.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 26, 2018  

Equalization debate re-emerges ahead of finance ministers’ meeting

Three ‘have not’ provinces to press Morneau and other provincial counterparts for changes.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
January 15, 2018  

Ottawa could offer carbon tax rebates directly to residents in holdout provinces

Saskatchewan and New Brunswick are the two provinces that could be immediately affected.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
October 11, 2017  

Ottawa still wants inter-provincial hydro ties as prices for other renewables drop

Federal government is keen in helping to build more transmission capacity with hydro.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 6, 2016  

Provincial business conditions point to continued growth: BMO

Drivers shift but national landscape balances out disappointing year.