Ontario taxpayers shouldn’t bail out Laurentian University

Ontario taxpayers shouldn’t bail out Laurentian University
A bailout would only encourage risky financial decision-making at other universities By Jay Goldberg Interim Ontario Director Canadian Taxpayers Federation It’s a bad idea to keep adding water to a leaky bucket. Millions of dollars have been gushing out of Laurentian University for years. And it’s not right to plug the holes with taxpayers’ cash. Laurentian University is facing a... Read More

Surprise! Food prices are on their way up

Surprise! Food prices are on their way up
Prices will go up by as much as five per cent this year, or almost $700 more for groceries for the year for an average Canadian family By Sylvain Charlebois Professor Dalhousie University What was purely an academic supposition a few months ago is now actually happening. Along with higher interest rates, inflation is likely to become one of this... Read More

Rritual Superfoods third manufacturing run scaled to meet growing retail demand

Rritual Superfoods third manufacturing run scaled to meet growing retail demand
  VANCOUVER – Rritual Superfoods Inc. (CSE: RSF) (FSE: 0RW) provided an update on its third full-scale production run which commenced in mid-March 2021. Building from the Company’s newly established relationship with CROSSMARK, the Company confirms that its third full-scale manufacturing run, nearing completion, has been scaled to service distribution to 2,400 retail stores with 10,000 points of distribution. As... Read More

High Tide acquires Ontario licensed cannabis retail store

High Tide acquires Ontario licensed cannabis retail store
  CALGARY – High Tide Inc. (TSXV: HITI) (OTCQB: HITIF) (FRA: 2LY), a retail-focused cannabis corporation enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories, said that it has completed the acquisition of the Canna Cabana retail cannabis store located at 435(B) Yonge Street in Toronto, Ontario. The Toronto Store has a strong operating history, being one of the original 25... Read More

BetterLife files patent for implant to prevent drug diversion of LSD and other psychedelic drugs

BetterLife files patent for implant to prevent drug diversion of LSD and other psychedelic drugs
  VANCOUVER – BetterLife Pharma Inc. (CSE: BETR / OTCQB: BETRF / FRA: NPAU), an emerging biotech company focused on the development and commercialization of cutting-edge treatments for mental disorders, reported that it has applied for patent protection of its novel implantable subcutaneous product and its use in the prevention of psychedelic drug diversion. LSD and psilocybin microdosing are currently in multiple ongoing clinical trials. ... Read More

Asia offers huge payoff for Canadian LNG producers

Asia offers huge payoff for Canadian LNG producers
If you hear an anti-gas advocate claim Canadian energy companies should avoid Asian markets, know this: they haven’t run honest numbers By Mark Milke and Ven Venkatachalam Canadian Energy Centre If you’ve heard that Canada should skip plans to export natural gas to Asia, including from a few anti-oil-and-gas academics, you’ll notice one theme pops up: how Canadian firms really... Read More