Alberta’s new political leadership is calling on Ottawa to take another look at foreign investment rules blamed for a dramatic drop in energy investments from China.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/lhxdjjy
EDMONTON – Northlands has taken the first step on deciding what to do with Rexall Place when the new downtown arena opens in 2016.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/pore7vq
It’s just an empty field at the moment, but with a ceremonial flip of dirt Friday morning in the city’s southeast industrial area the long-awaited Calgary Film Centre finally became a tangible reality.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/klx7yre
EDMONTON – The city wants to borrow $322 million over the next four years to build such projects as a new prisoner lockup and Jasper Avenue rejuvenation.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/ljak9xb
CALGARY – Albertans showed once again in August they have a growing appetite to eat and drink out.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/o2meqzg
The federal deficit shrank to $300 million August, down from $2 billion in the same month a year earlier.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/lf22t2j
EDMONTON – The condo boom in downtown Edmonton just keeps on rolling.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/o3xspdt
EDMONTON – City officials suggested city hall take on more debt to pay for several big-ticket items in a tight capital budget cycle.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/ov9uy7k
Why the drop in world oil prices will ultimately benefit Alberta. The price of world oil — hovering on either side of $100 US a barrel since 2011 — has dramatically slipped in the past few weeks, down to $82 a barrel and still dropping.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/n2easgt
Last Friday, 50 per cent of violent crime in Edmonton occurred in downtown division.
Read more: http://tinyurl.com/lxketw6