The federal government is taking new steps to clear the grain backlog in Western Canada, requiring railways to move a minimum amount of the crop each week and warning it will fine those that fall short.
By Solarina Ho TORONTO, March 7 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose on Friday following better-than-expected U.S. jobs data, with gains in energy stocks offsetting a decline in mining.
A joint venture led by Malaysia's state-owned Petronas has tripled its estimates for natural gas reserves in northeastern British Columbia as the group ramps up efforts to export energy to Asia.
CALGARY - The name �Petrobank� will disappear from the western Canadian oilpatch after three decades under a corporate amalgamation announced Friday.
Syncrude Canada Ltd., the consortium that runs one of Alberta's oldest and biggest oilsands mines, is about to get a new boss.