CALGARY – Firms in Saskatchewan and Alberta are most likely to report labour shortages and difficulties in attracting and retaining workers, says a new report released Tuesday by RBC Economics on Canadian small and medium-sized enterprises.
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EDMONTON – The city’s fire rescue services will ask council during budget talks this fall for funds to build new stations in the northeast and southwest to deal with Edmonton’s increasing growth.
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Red Deer City Council is committing just under $9-million to the water and sewer project as part of the North Highway Connector.
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The majority of Canadians are willing to drive further and waste gas in order to save a dollar or two when filling up their tanks, according to a new poll.
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EDMONTON – What will be Canada’s largest facility of its kind will recover nutrients from Edmonton’s waste water and turn it into eco-friendly, slow-release fertilizer.
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While a potential deal is in the works that could see the ill-fated Glenora Skyline Project get back off the ground, community members are frustrated by the ugly construction project stalled for most of 2014.
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CALGARY – Intense demand and short supply for farm land in Alberta has caused bidding wars similar to what Canada’s hot housing markets have experienced this year, says the RE/MAX Farm Report 2014.
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The Canadian dollar slumped to a six-month low after reports showed economic growth stalled in July.
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The City of Airdrie is hoping to create a location for special events in a rural setting while enhancing sustainable waste, recycling and composting options for area residents.
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Canada is a net exporter of most energy commodities and is an especially significant producer of conventional and unconventional oil, natural gas, and hydroelectricity. It stands out as the largest foreign supplier of energy to the United States, its southern neighbor and one of the world’s largest consumers of energy.
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