Global oil demand rebounds from COVID-19 pandemic’s lows, prompts price spike forecasts

Oil analysts say a rebound in the world’s hunger for oil has already started after demand destruction caused by the COVID-19 pandemic fell far short of what many experts had expected. Amrita Sen, co-founder and director of research for international…

Edmonton-based cannabis retailer Fire and Flower unveils pilot stores in Circle K partnership

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 6, 2020 5:57 pm     Updated July 6, 2020 5:59 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Fire & Flower Holdings Inc. has unveiled…

CUSMA taking effect at ‘significant’ time for Alberta’s energy industry: cabinet minister

The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (CUSMA) took effect on Canada Day and the new North American trade agreement comes at an important time for Alberta’s energy industry and economy as a whole, according to one cabinet minister. “As we begin to reopen…

Alberta unveils economic stimulus package

June 29 2020 8:05pm The Alberta government has announced its $10 billion plan to repair the province’s battered economy. Heather Yourex-West reports on its path ahead, and whether the government’s plan will be enough. ‘ }); } else { var…

WestJet backs away from labour code exemption that would facilitate mass layoffs

WestJet Airlines Ltd. says it has halted its pursuit of a labour code exemption that would have facilitated mass layoffs. WestJet aviation security manager Jared Mikoch-Gerke told the House of Commons health committee Monday the airline had revoked its request…

Enbridge says 800 employees have taken voluntary buyouts as company cuts costs

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted June 17, 2020 5:13 pm Updated June 17, 2020 5:15 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Enbridge Inc. says 800 employees have voluntarily left the…