B.C. port strike enters day five, with talks deadlocked over maintenance

Jul 5, 2023 | 6:52am

Talks between maritime employers and the union representing British Columbia port workers remain deadlocked over maintenance issues as a strike by the workers enters its fifth day. Both sides have issued statements singling out a maintenance deal as the reason talks stalled Monday, leaving more than 7,000 workers at 30 ports across B.C. on strike since Saturday morning. The International Longshore […]

Sask signs agreement to improve movement of goods to market

Apr 11, 2023 | 11:55am

Saskatchewan has signed a memorandum of understanding with Manitoba and Alberta, to move Saskatchewan farm and manufactured products more efficiently. The 3 provinces will work together to improve inter-provincial highway and rail networks, and harmonize regulations to support businesses, industries, and shippers, to keep their respective economies competitive. They will also call on the federal […]