What Russias $300B investment in Arctic oil and…

Last month, the Russian government pushed through new legislation creating $300 billion in new incentives for new ports, factories, and oil and gas developments on the shores and in the waters of the Arctic ocean.…

CN Rail lays off staff as pipeline protests…

CN Rail announced on Thursday it was shutting down its entire network east of Toronto because protesters near Belleville, Ont., are maintaining their blockade across the main line. Now the company is laying off some of its Eastern Canadian staff.…

Rail blockades to lead to shortages of propane…

Two national organizations are warning that there could be shortages of propane and consumer goods in Canada if the current rail blockades continue. Spokespeople for the Canadian Propane Association and the Retail Council of Canada…

PM calls off diplomatic visit to Caribbean amid…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau cancelled a trip to Barbados scheduled for Monday as Indigenous demonstrators and their supporters continue to halt train service across parts of the country. Trudeau planned to bring his pitch for…

The Fox Fiver: Port Coquitlam wants Terry Fox…

The City of Port Coquitlam is encouraging residents to nominate Terry Fox as the new face of the $5 bill. The city's website now features a link to a Bank of Canada voting page which asks people to nominate the next "bank NOTE-able Canadian.""This is…

China orders reopening of auto plants idled by…

Automakers are reopening factories in China that were idled by concerns over spread of the coronavirus as they try to reverse a sales slump in their biggest market. Local officials have orders from the ruling…

GM to shut operations in Australia, New Zealand,…

General Motors has decided to pull out of Australia, New Zealand and Thailand as part of a strategy to exit markets that don't produce adequate returns on investments, raising dismay Monday from officials concerned over job losses.…