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Think tank urges Alberta to reduce mining red tape

Think tank urges Alberta to reduce mining red tape

Fraser Institute finds increasing regulatory burden on resource sector

Politics

24 OCTOBER 2018

Canadian oil sands mining off the boil

The recent suspension of Total SA's joint venture Joslyn oil sands mine in Alberta, Canada will affect...

North America

05 JUNE 2014

Canada: Oil pressure squeezes other sectors

The big story in Alberta is of a booming oil-sands industry that ranks third globally after Venezuela...

North America

10 JANUARY 2014

West Canada: A tale of four provinces

Canada is a federation, like the United States and Australia, and consists of 10 provinces and three...

North America

11 JANUARY 2013

Canada: Reigning supreme

Mining is a major business in Canada, contributing C$35.1 billion (US$34.4 billion) to the country's...

North America

13 JANUARY 2012

Winsway, Marubeni make US$1bn move for North American coal assets

Winsway Coking Coal Holdings Ltd and Marubeni Corp have partnered in a C$1 billion (US$990 million) friendly...

North America

04 NOVEMBER 2011