Vancouver’s economy could suffer a $1.2-billion blow in case of a major oil spill caused by Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, concludes a new report released by the city.
May 22, 2015 4:12PM
Despite not having all the answers on climate change, there is a pressing need to take action, Steve Williams, president and CEO of Suncor Energy, said in his keynote address at a panel discussion about the future of Alberta’s climate...
May 22, 2015 3:31PM
PartnerRe Ltd. announced Friday it plans to "proceed to shareholder approval" of a proposal to merge with competitor Axis Capital Holdings Ltd., but Italian investment firm EXOR S.p.A. argues that EXOR’s all-cash US$6.8-billion offer to...
May 22, 2015 2:16PM
While 88% of private companies in Canada “agreed or strongly agreed” that cybersecurity is an important issue for their organization, firms are in the dark about what they need to do, where their vulnerabilities lie and what to do...
May 22, 2015 1:50PM
GOLETA, Calif. - The operator of a broken oil pipeline that fouled a California shoreline says it could be weeks or even months before investigators are able to determine what caused the break and subsequent spill.
May 22, 2015 11:21AM
Canadian organizations currently have it “fairly easy” with respect to cyber security regulatory requirements, but should expect that at least some of the changes now unfolding elsewhere will eventually become part of this...
May 22, 2015 11:02AM
The Wildfire Management Branch (WMB) of British Columbia’s Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations reported on Thursday that it is responding to five new wildfires in the Prince George Fire Centre. The blazes come at a...
May 22, 2015 9:58AM
DETROIT - Exploding air bags made by Takata Corp. are so dangerous that U.S. safety regulators want to manage a massive recall so cars can be fixed faster.
May 21, 2015 4:17PM
Four wind/hail weather events accounted for more than 90% of Allstate Corporation’s estimated catastrophe losses for April, the insurer reported on Thursday.
May 21, 2015 3:53PM
Ottawa leads the pack of 15 Canadian cities in flood preparedness, according to a new study commissioned by The Co-operators.
May 21, 2015 3:03PM