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Canada Infrastructure Bank

For decades, infrastructure has been severely underfunded in Canada and local governments have been bearing the brunt of it. But rather than boost public funding for infrastructure projects, the Trudeau government established the Canada Infrastructure Bank in 2016, with the mandate to promote P3s (public-private partnerships). The CIB is an arm’s length crown corporation with a $35 billion budget.

Harper government blocking human rights language in Canada-EU trade deal, claims it would violate state sovereignty

Harper government blocking human rights language in Canada-EU trade deal, claims it would violate state sovereignty

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U.S. industry groups, labour comment on Canada's entry to Trans-Pacific Partnership

U.S. industry groups, labour comment on Canada’s entry to Trans-Pacific Partnership

U.S. industry groups, including the main poultry and dairy associations, complained about Canada's supply management policies and intellectual property regime ...
Canada and the global 'Great Recession'

Canada and the global ‘Great Recession’

The National Post reports this morning that, "The world economy is likely to shrink to 'below zero' this year, in ...