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$50M biodiesel plant goes into receivership
WELLAND, Ont. — This southern Ontario city’s $50-million biodiesel plant — which was once heralded as the future of the clean fuel industry — has gone into receivership and will be sold to the highest bidder.
Gas prices may boost holiday shopping
Savings at the pump may allow many Canadians to shell out more for gifts this holiday season and boost sales for retailers, analysts say, particularly as a weaker loonie prompts fewer shoppers to venture south of the border.
Big Mac Hurting as Customers Get Pickier
As sales continue to slide in the U.S., McDonald's plans to expand a test that lets people build their own burgers by tapping on a touchscreen to pick the bread, cheese and toppings they want. The company says it will bring the option to 2,000 of its more
First Nation sets up mining rules for territory | Globalnews.ca
A group of First Nations from Williams Lake, B.C., has created a detailed mining policy that will apply to existing, proposed and future projects in its territory.
So now in BC Natives can tax white people for living on their land, ie Nisga'a, and now th
Canadian Wheat Board prepares for corporate takeover
Farmers and Canadian taxpayers will soon be completely free of the CWB assets, but not with a conventional sale. A private-sector investor will assume control without reimbursing the federal treasury for assets Canadians helped finance.
RCMP help keep sacred fire burning on Burnaby Mountain
As tempers on Burnaby Mountain flare between protesters and duty-bound Mounties, the mutual respect behind the scenes is evident between three First Nations RCMP officers and several elders who are helping maintain a sacred fire within the zone ruled off-
Gender gouging: Women often pay more than men
Women and men are paying different amounts for similar, comparable products at major retailers, and Canada has no consumer protection against price discrimination based on gender, CBC's Marketplace found.
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