Economy

Canadian Oil Prices Plunge To $30.

Canadians owe $1.71 for every dollar of disposable income they have — a new record high.

With ice road complete, 1st haul of goods set to arrive in Churchill before Christmas.

Study Shows Chinese Imports Caused ‘Deaths’ of American Factories.

Why Russia is sending robotic submarines to the Arctic.

How solar-energy dreams became a nightmare for Blind River.

$175 million in federal money for working poor goes unclaimed.

A whole new way to screw up hydro is underway in Ontario and B.C.

First Nations generating billions in revenue, often from sources other than natural resources.

First Nations left empty-handed as environmentalist pressure kills B.C. energy projects.

William Osler Health in Brampton faced with spiraling electricity bills as patients crowd hallways.

China pursues economic goals through protectionism, dubious practices, and outright theft.

City of Denver Won’t Allow Mom to Sell Her Home for What It’s Worth.

Trump says U.S. will ‘get tougher’ on Canada over NAFTA.

The Metal We Can’t Do Without And Don’t Produce.

Which industry best creates wealth and reduces poverty in Canada? Resources (as usual).

The new weapon against potholes? Sunflower oil! Capsules added to asphalt found to make roads ‘self heal’ by making cracks stick back together.

Trump Ends Obama’s Clean Power Plan But No One Knows If It Ever Mattered.

Sears Canada granted permission to liquidate remaining 130 stores.

He’s worked legally in Canada for 37 years but the government considers him ‘temporary’.

First Nations and Ontario’s Ring of Fire.

More than 32,000 asylum seekers have arrived in Canada so far in 2017.