Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said developing the world’s third-largest pool of oil reserves is as difficult as building China’s Great Wall. Chinese companies may find themselves outside looking in.
Canada’s bid to become what Prime Minister Stephen Harper calls an energy “superpower” is at risk as approval delays for new pipelines threaten an industry already hurt by high costs and rival production.
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper signaled he won’t be distracted from his economic agenda as he tries to dig his government out of a scandal that has dropped his poll ratings to the lowest since he took power.
Canadian consumer confidence fell for a fourth straight week, adding to the challenges Prime Minister Stephen Harper faces as he tries to stem a scandal over expenses claimed by three senators he appointed.
Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger was re-elected with a majority of seats in the Canadian prairie province’s legislature, extending the current New Democratic Party’s mandate to four terms, the CTV television network projected.