Regulating e-cigarette advertising key to address youth vaping
Student use has more than tripled in just four years; regulations come into effect Aug. 7.
Rolling back environmental regulations during COVID-19 is short-sighted
But these changes come with large risks, short-term environmental damage can have long-term effects.
Most regions outside Toronto-Hamilton area moving to reopen – Stage 2
GTA and Hamilton area held back because of the high concentration of the province’s COVID-19 cases.
Ontario makes temporary change to layoff regulations to help businesses
Change allows non-unionized workers to be placed on a temporary leave and eligible for federal emergency income support programs.
Law, order, food and modernized federal SFCR regulations
Recent revisions to Canadian food and beverage regulations offer challenges and opportunities for SMEs.
Plain cigarette packs to hit shelves as new regulations kick in
Packaging will feature the same brown base colour, basic grey text and minimalist layout.
Canada mine waste prompts calls for better water protection
Want long-term water quality monitoring and to adopt a strict water quality standard for selenium.
Lawsuit argues new air travel rules violate passengers’ charter rights
Rules allow tarmac delays of nearly four hours.
Alberta bill to reduce red tape hampering, business, economy
Part of a broader initiative to reduce duplication and unnecessary rules across government.
AP Source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets
A federal grand jury in Washington, D.C., sent a subpoena to someone involved in the plane’s development seeking emails, messages and other communications.
US, China resume trade talks in Washington ahead of deadline [UPDATED]
A 10% tariff increase imposed in July on US$200 billion of Chinese goods is due to rise to 25% on March 2.
Privacy breach: Reporting is mandatory. Are you ready?
What you need to know with the new provisions now in force.
Google CEO faces House grilling on breach, China censorship
Reports say Google is poised to re-enter China with a search engine that caters to Communist party censorship rules.
New pipelines the answer to oil price problems: Sohi
Natural Resources minister says key is building trust in regulatory processes and engaging affected parties early.
US probing whether GM SUV recall included enough vehicles
GM recalled SUVs in August of 2016 because the wipers could fail.
Oil sands tailings pond approval terms shortened for former Shell facilities
Plans beyond the next few years do not meet the AER’s requirements and government policy.