Alberta must reject tax hikes and commit to balancing the budget

Alberta must reject tax hikes and commit to balancing the budget
  CALGARY – Budget 2021 is right around the corner and there are two commitments taxpayers expect from Finance Minister Travis Toews: no tax hikes and a plan to balance the budget. Albertans need tax hikes like we need a hole in the head. Alberta lost 73,000 jobs over the last year. Businesses can’t afford higher taxes either. About 35,000 Alberta businesses are at... Read More

Cautious optimism as crude oil prices climb

Cautious optimism as crude oil prices climb
  TORONTO – Oil extended its longest winning streak in two years last week. Crude oil prices climbed more than nine per cent, as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies in OPEC+ curbed supplies, depleting global oil inventories. A United States government report also indicated that U.S. domestic oil stockpiles have fallen by 6.6 million barrels, to... Read More