Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,209.13, down 12.82 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up 66 cents, or 7.38 per cent, to $9.60 on 51.9 million shares. Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (TSX:POT). Fertilizer. Down five cents, or 0.19 per cent, to $25.78 on 21.7 million shares. Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Healthcare. Down 67 cents, or 2.20... Read More

Alberta’s carbon policies damage province’s competitiveness

Alberta’s carbon policies damage province’s competitiveness
The province already lags behind many American states in key policy areas, including regulatory compliance and taxation By Kenneth P. Green, Elmira Aliakbari & Ashley Stedman The Fraser Institute The Alberta government recently announced new regulations aimed at providing emission-cutting incentives for industry. But it’s getting harder to attract capital to Alberta’s oil and gas industry due to regulatory and... Read More

Long-delayed N.W.T. gas pipeline project cancelled and partnership dissolved

Long-delayed N.W.T. gas pipeline project cancelled and partnership dissolved
CALGARY — Imperial Oil says its much-delayed $16.1-billion project to build a natural gas pipeline across the Northwest Territories from the coast of the Beaufort Sea to northern Alberta has finally been cancelled. In a brief news release posted on its website late last week, the Calgary-based company says the partners in the 1,200-kilometre Mackenzie Gas Project have decided not to... Read More

Manitoba evaluating more than 100 marijuana retail proposals, plans to pick 4

Manitoba evaluating more than 100 marijuana retail proposals, plans to pick 4
WINNIPEG — Manitoba is sifting through more than 100 applications from businesses that want to sell recreational marijuana when it become legal next summer. But the government says it plans to only select up to four companies to operate retail outlets in the province. Blaine Pedersen, Manitoba’s minister of growth, enterprise and trade, says the successful applicants will know by February if they will get... Read More

EgyptAir signs firm order for Bombardier C Series aircraft

EgyptAir signs firm order for Bombardier C Series aircraft
MONTREAL — Bombardier Commercial Aircraft says EgyptAir has signed a firm agreement to purchase a dozen CS300 aircraft along with purchase rights for an additional 12 of the aircraft. EgyptAir’s letter of intent to buy the aircraft was announced Nov. 14 during the Dubai Air Show — about a month after Bombardier announced it would partner with Airbus to manufacture... Read More