Category: Canadian News

The Nether is a troubling descent into an all-digital realm

Written by Jennifer Haley. Directed by Peter Pasyk. Until Nov. 4 at the Coal Mine Theatre, 1454 Danforth Ave. CoalMineTheatre.com. In a world full of computers and TVs and phones, the theatre is one of the few escapes from a screen. However, those intimate, dark spaces are also one of the best places to analyze…

David Olive: Is there a recovery in store for Canada’s oilpatch?

Expect the accelerated pace of M&A activity in the Calgary oilpatch to continue well into next year, as energy companies snap up peers priced at discounted valuations. Recent weeks have seen four agreed or proposed deals each worth more than $ 1 billion among Calgary-based buyers seeking to increase their industry footprints at a time…

Scheer says he would have signed better NAFTA deal

By Jim BronskillThe Canadian Press Sun., Oct. 14, 2018 OTTAWA—Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is opening a new front in his party’s fight against the revamped NAFTA deal, saying he would have done better than Justin Trudeau. The United States is measuring its success in the newly revised North American Free Trade Agreement by what it…