The move is a reaction to ongoing revelations that extractive companies have been paying foreign governments and their proxies vast sums to win lucrative resource engineering deals.
Focused on importance of LNG exports to world’s second-largest importer
The Navajo Nation was the site of extensive uranium mining for weapons during the Cold War, and though most of the physical hazards have been fixed at hundreds of sites, concerns of radiation hazards remain.
First Nations, supporters mobilizing across country, have power to “bring Canadian economy to knees”
First Nations legally entitled to be consulted on development in province
Additional restructuring efforts hit Ontario facility once deemed by Sandvik executive as “the centre of the universe for exploration expertise.”
Dean of economics at the China Petroleum University says it is unclear how the Harper government is weighing the deal.
Party says Plan Nord will enable province to wean itself off decades of federal equalization transfers
Billions worth of investment projected for Canada’s mining industry
Total M&A deals valued at almost US$80 billion