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Insight Aerospace Economy General
August 13, 2020  

Bombardier the poster child of pork barrel cronyism

Instead of picking winners and losers, governments should step back and let markets work.

News Forestry General
June 15, 2020  

CBSA launches investigations into plywood from China

Complaint alleges Canadian industry is facing an increase in the volume of the dumped and subsidized imports.

News Energy General
April 29, 2020  

Ontario Energy Association calls for end to most hydro subsidies

Paper says most of the nearly $6 billion spent annually to cut electricity costs goes to customers who don’t need help.

News Energy Government General
November 25, 2019  

$830M in BC fossil fuel subsidies in 2017-18: report [UPDATED]

Think-tank says most of the money is provided to fossil fuel producers rather than consumers.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 19, 2019  

Trans Mountain received $320M in government subsidies: report

Money included direct subsidies and indirect subsidies that were not clearly disclosed to taxpayer.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 14, 2019  

Review of federal fossil fuel subsidies appears to be lagging

2021 completion date would leave less than four years to hit promise of phasing out all “inefficient” subsidies by 2025.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 21, 2019  

China seeks $2.4B in penalties against US at WTO

Decision says US must use “distorted Chinese prices” to measure subsidies in case that predates Trump.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 19, 2019  

France floats tariffs on US goods amid Airbus Boeing dispute

Europe is bracing for possible US sanctions over the plane subsidy issue.

News Transportation General
November 1, 2018  

Manitoba wary of federal offer to help fund replacement for Greyhound buses

Greyhound announced in July that it would end service on all but one of its routes in western Canada.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 9, 2018  

Liberal government still plans to eliminate fossil fuel subsidies: McKenna

Various tax credits worth more than $3 billion a year for the search for and production of fossil fuels.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 18, 2018  

WTO panel rules against Canada in preliminary ruling in Brazilian C Series dispute

Embraer claims aviation business hurt by Bombardier receiving more than $3.7 billion in subsidies.

Feature Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Sustainability
August 21, 2017  

Electric vehicle subsidies: MEI says they’re expensive and ineffective

Subsidizing EV costs up to 29 times the carbon market price per tonne of GHGs eliminated.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
March 30, 2017  

Wall calls on Calgary energy companies to relocate to Sask.

Premier is offering relocation subsidies, tax breaks and royalties.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
November 28, 2016  

Boeing was offered illegal tax breaks in US, trade body says

WTO finds support Washington state promised to Boeing from 2024 to 2040 amounts to “prohibited” subsidies.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 23, 2015  

Maine lawmakers back duties against NS paper mill

They say Canadian paper subsidies hurt the state’s industry.