canadian mining

May 15, 2013
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New mining royalties in Quebec

Bertrand Schepper
Laura Handal
On Monday, the Parti québécois government announced a new mining royalty regime. Its hybrid proposal combines aspects from two types of royalty systems: profit-based and ad valorem royalties.
Jan 23, 2013
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Canada's mergers and acquisitions in 2012

Mel Watkins
We knew that the takeover of Nexen by CNOOC was big but I at least didn't realize how big it was till I saw the Wall Street Journal's list of the 25 biggest mergers and acquisitions deals in 2012.
Nov 2, 2012

Living near a mine can be the pits

Ramsey Hart
Even in established and historic mining areas, local communities are being challenged with new bigger-than-ever projects and mine expansions that threaten their health, quality of life and properties.
Aug 27, 2012

Speak out against bad Canadian mining in Latin America

Meera Karunananthan
Join the Council of Canadians, Mining Watch and others on Al Jazeera Monday August 27 to voice your opinions about the atrocities committed by Canadian mining companies in Latin America.
Aug 7, 2012

Defending the Land Dispatch - 2012-07-20

Covering land defence actions around the world - against capitalism, against colonialism, against ecocide - for a health mother earth!


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