The economy of Calgary includes activity in the energy, financial services, film and television, transportation and logistics, technology, manufacturing, aerospace, health and wellness, retail, and tourism sectors. The Calgary CMA is home to the second-highest number of corporate head offices in Canada among the country's 800 largest corporations.
CALGARY — The Kyrgyz Republic says it is taking control of the Kumtor gold mine for three months effective immediately in view of the "abdication of its fundamental duties of care" by Canadian owner and operatorCenterra Gold Inc ... It says there was no response to the letter and it then learned that Kumtor mine managers had left the country.
Coal mining will be subject ... And municipalities pleaded for secure water supplies because coal mining is a water hog ... “Trust is at a low ebb, especially since the government clearly remains open to new surface mines in the eastern slopes,” he recently wrote in paper for University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy.
TORONTO — An "unrelenting appetite for risk" by investors offset higher-than-expected U.S. inflation data and news of a major setback for a maker of COVID-19 vaccines, as some U.S. markets outperformed Canada's main stock index ... "So, on the one hand, we saw U.S ... jumped 4.61 per cent and Lundin Mining Corp ... -- By Dan Healing in Calgary ... .
Story continues below ... “Honestly, there’s not really much to say right now,” said Byron, who was claimed by the Canadiens off waivers from the CalgaryFlames before the start of the 2015-16 season ... I think his situation is obviously a little different than mine this year and a little bit more reminiscent of when I was in Calgary and put on waivers.”.
CALGARY — Barrick Gold Corp. says its suspended gold mine in Papua New Guinea will resume operations later this year after negotiations to settle a bitter dispute with the national government resulted in the state taking a much larger ownership stake. The Porgera gold mine was ...
For the veteran Calgary oilman whose name adorns the downtown GrayFamilyEau ClaireYMCA, the recent closing of the facility due to falling membership is the “canary in the coal mine” for the Calgary economy ... .
Veteran oilman Jim Gray, 87, stands outside the YMCA named after his family, which will be closing, in Calgary, Alta. For the veteran Calgary oilman whose name adorns the downtown GrayFamilyEau Claire YMCA, the recent closing of the facility due to falling membership is the “canary in the coal mine” for the Calgary economy.
CALGARY — Mining industry insiders say opportunities for Canada are rising with world demand, technical advances and political support for electric vehicles ... we need new mines and it hasn't been easy to get new mines in Canada, in particular in the nickel industry but in others as well," he said.
CALGARY — Power generator TransAlta Corp ... The Calgary-based utility company is in the process of retiring its Edmonton-area thermal coal mining operations and converting all of its coal power generation in Canada to natural gas by the end of 2021, while eliminating its coal generation at a facility in Washington State by the end of 2025 ... .
the Christmas travel, a controversial and now-abandoned plan to pursue coal-mining in the Rocky Mountains, and a shelved plan to off-load some provincial parks. Calgary-based pollster Janet Brown said erosion of support for Kenney’s UCP is not as dire as some surveys ...
Canadian aid has helped liberalize mining legislation in numerous countries. In the best-documented example, Ottawa began an $11 million project to re-write Colombia’s mining code in 1997... The CIDA/CERI proposal was submitted to Colombia’s Department of Mines and Energy and became law in 2001.