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NAFTA investor-state challenge by Chemtura

Embassy Magazine has recently reported on three NAFTA challenges - the Chemtura challenge that is currently underway, and possible challenges ...

Canada-US carbon capture deal anticipated during Obama visit

The Canadian Press is reporting that, "Canada and the United States appear set to take an initial step towards a ...

Expect less than $300M, Williams tells AbitibiBowater

CBC reports late this afternoon that, "Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Danny Williams said Wednesday that AbitibiBowater will get less than ...

Open letter to Obama from prominent Canadians

A media release issued today states, "On the eve of President Obama's first foreign visit to Canada, a group of ...

Barack Obama interviewed on CBC-TV

In a 10-minute interview broadcast on CBC-TV's The National this evening, President Barack Obama talked about NAFTA, the tar sands, ...

Concerns mount with 1 year to 2010 Olympic games

We are now less than one year away from the start of the 2010 Olympics, which will take place February ...

Infrastructure Canada report on aging and water management

In a front-page newspaper article, the Canwest News Service reports that, "Canada's aging population will drive up infrastructure costs and ...

The constitutional right to water in court, February 23-25

The South African Coalition Against Water Privatisation writes, "In its historic judgement handed down on the 30th April 2008, the ...

A government-mandated moratorium would have been better, says Ricardo Acuña

Ricardo Acuña, executive director of the Parkland Institute, writes in Edmonton's Vue Weekly that, "After years of pressure from environmental ...

Abitibi may soon seek $300 million in NAFTA challenge

The Globe and Mail reports today that, "Abitibi is preparing a challenge to Newfoundland's move (to expropriate their assets) under ...

A better North America is possible, says Maude Barlow

On page A4 of today's Ottawa Citizen, Maude Barlow answers the question, 'What should Harper say to Obama to get ...

Baird plans changes to the Navigable Waters Protection Act

The National Post reported on January 12 that, "Among the laws earmarked for revision (by the Harper government) is the ...