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Indigenous group set to propose Trans Mountain stake purchase

An Indigenous organization is set to submit its bid for a stake in Trans Mountain, the oil-sands pipeline that was bought by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau‘s government amid fierce opposition to its expansion. Project Reconciliation, headed by former Thunderchild First Nation Chief Delbert Wapass, will probably make a formal offer next week, Stephen Mason, managing…

Here's Why PRA Group Lost 16.7% in March

What happened Shares of PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA) plunged 16.7% in March, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence, after the debt-collection specialist released fourth-quarter results that showed a continuation of the company’s aggressive, and expensive, plan for growth. So what After the markets closed on Feb. 28, PRA released mixed quarterly results, with revenue at…

Shell urges Canadian oil and gas group to get behind carbon pricing

CALGARY – Global energy giant Royal Dutch Shell is urging Canada’s largest oil and gas organization to get off the fence and support both the Paris climate accord and the pricing of carbon to encourage greenhouse gas emission reductions. But the head of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers says his organization is more concerned…

Saskatchewan city council rejects group home for people with disabilities

WEYBURN, SASK.—A Saskatchewan mayor says no offence was intended when Weyburn’s city council rejected a care home for people with disabilities. Marcel Roy says statements were made by councillors during a meeting earlier this week that don’t properly reflect the council’s values. Roy told reporters that the city would work with the Weyburn Group Home…