By Steven Fischer, CBC News Ottawa, March 26, 2017 Uber Canada is criticizing the federal government’s move to require ride-hailing companies to pay 13 per cent HST as bad for business, customers and the environment. The change was announced in Wednesday’s federal budget and is set to go into effect July 1. “This new tax […]
By CBC News Ottawa, March 25, 2017 Many Canadians will be spending an hour with the lights out tonight as they join people around the world in marking the tenth annual Earth Hour. The event is aimed at drawing attention to climate change and for people to show they support efforts to reduce greenhouse gas […]
By Jon Willing, Ottawa Citizen, March 24, 2017 Lost in the anticipation of being showered with transit and housing money by the federal government is the ongoing sleeper issue of digging a potentially multibillion-dollar traffic tunnel under Sandy Hill. It’s hard to talk about building a car and truck tunnel when we’re trying to build […]
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