4 hrs ago
Green Marine, ACPA Partner to Reduce Environmental Footprint
Green Marine and the Association of Canadian Port Authorities have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the goal of jointly expanding efforts to reduce the marine industry's environmental footprint and encourage the industry to continuously improve its environmental performance.
16 hrs ago
Globe and Mail
The North Pole is a distraction
From 34,000 feet, I scan an iceberg-strewn ocean for two red and white specks of Canada, sailing up the east coast of Greenland.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Travel World News
Luxury River Cruise Operator Haimark Enters Ocean Cruise Market with MS Saint Laurent
Haimark, the luxury river expedition company based in Denver, Colorado, is expanding into new waters.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Public Pianos to be played as one on Wednesday
At noon on Wednesday, piano players of both genders and several musical styles will pull up a bench or stool and start playing the same song at the same time in 25 different locations all over the city.
Federal government puts polar briefings on ice
Ice floes float in Baffin Bay above the Arctic circle as seen from the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent on July 10, 2008.
The Globe and Mail
Canada's ports must prepare for 21st-century trade deals
Wendy Zatylny is president of the Association of Canadian Port Authorities, representing 18 port authorities and related marine interests which handle more than $162-billion worth of cargo annually.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
NB Liquor reverses new microbrewery rules
NB Liquor has reversed a controversial new policy requiring small craft breweries to sell 10,000 litres of product through its stores before opening an on-site store.
Canada's Arctic mapping
Canada has two icebreakers in the High Arctic collecting scientific data that is designed to bolster its case for control of the seafloor on the Continental Shelf, including the North Pole.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Yves Saint Laurent: Biopic comes apart at the seams
Not counting documentaries, the number of really good movies made about the fashion world can be counted on one, maybe two hands.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Toronto Star
Canada scrambled for data to back North Pole claims, documents show
Federal bureaucrats were left scrambling to find more data to support the Conservative government's controversial claim to the North Pole last December, according to internal documents.
International Business Times
Cold War Looms Between Canada and Russia Over Arctic Borders
The B-31 Iceberg is seen before, on October 28, 2013 and after separating on November 13, 2013, from a rift in Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier in this NASA Earth Observatory handout image.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Old Carignan flea market destroyed by suspicious fire
A suspicious fire has destroyed the building that used to house the Carignan flea market, south of Montreal, forcing road closures because of billowing smoke.
Resource Investing News
Puma Increases Land Holdings in Northern New Brunswick
Puma Exploration Inc. announced that it has acquired 5,552 hectares of prospective porphyry system targets in NorthernNew Brunswick.
Inuit want a say in Canadian offshore seabed claim
An aerial view of the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis St-Laurent, which has been called the queen of Canada's icebreaking fleet.
Majority of Quebec Children Placed in Out-of-Home Care Are Quickly...
The results are from a longitudinal study that was conducted from 2002 to 2011, using clinical-administrative data from 16 youth centres that was merged with Canadian Census data for the province of Quebec.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Saint-Laurent borough pushing for green roof guidelines
Alan De Sousa, mayor of Montreal's Saint-Laurent borough, says Quebec's housing authority has to get moving on its promise to publish construction guidelines for green roofs.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Canada Launches Surveys Prior to Arctic Shelf Claims
The Canadian Government informs that David Wells, Senator for Newfoundland and Labrador witnessed the departure of the 'CCGS Terry Fox' from St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, as it headed out on a six-week scientific survey to collect data needed for Canada's Arctic continental shelf submission.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Insider's Economic Dictionary: S Is for Saint-Simon
This piece first appeared at economist Michael Hudson's website . See the rest of the Insider's Economic Dictionary here .