Hydro One

Ontario Raises $1.97 Billion For Infrastructure Investments

The secondary share offering of Hydro One has now been completed, generating approximately $2 billion in gross proceeds that will now be dedicated to...
Terry Sheehan - Steel

Consultations Begin to Further Strengthen Response to Unfair Trade

Yesterday the Government of Canada began consultations on further potential changes to the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), which deals specifically with trade remedy...
federal budget

Feds $7.5B into black 11 months into ’15-16

OTTAWA - The federal government ran a budgetary surplus of $7.5 billion over the first 11 months of its fiscal year — putting Ottawa's...
Loonie

Canadian dollar hits 80-cent US mark

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar briefly touched the 80-cent US mark Friday morning before retreating, capping a remarkable rebound for the currency thanks to...
infrastructure

Grits release details of infrastructure cash

OTTAWA - Provincial governments are being told the first phase of the Liberal infrastructure program will cover the cost of new projects, as long...
senate

In Duffy’s wake, Senate rules get overhaul

OTTAWA - Behind closed doors, the Senate rules at the heart of Sen. Mike Duffy's sensational expense-claim trial are quietly undergoing an overhaul. A small...
Bushplane Union Gas Donation

Union Gas helps support flight-themed educational programs

Union Gas helps support flight-themed educational programs courtesy of a $2,000 grant awarded to the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre (CBHC). “At Union Gas we believe...
CLA

From exploitation to employment: Undoing Canada’s sheltered workshop system

by Teuila Fuatai, rabble.ca Thousands of intellectually disabled adults in Canada are earning less than $2 an hour under sheltered workshop programs. In part one of...
David Orazietti Money

Orazietti announces $213,386 for internship placements

Youth in Sault Ste. Marie will continue to gain important work experience thanks to newly funded internship placements through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund...
electricity prices

Ontarians can’t keep up with Hydro increases: NDP

Queen’s Park – Ontarians are using less electricity, but for the eighth year in a row, people will see the cost of hydro increase...

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