Articles Tagged "Asia"

Proposed Fraser Surrey Docks Coal Terminal Prompts More Health Concerns

CBC News reported that Dr. Paul Van Buynder, chief medical officer at the Fraser Health Authority, has called for an assessment of the health risks associated with the plan to build a coal terminal at Fraser Surrey Docks. The plan would see 4 million metric tons of coal from Montana and Wyoming transported down the Fraser River to Texada Island and then to Asia.

With Nexen Being Reviewed, Canada Needs Oil Links to Asia

Canada should build oil and gas links to Asia as the government reviews Cnooc Ltd. (883)’s bid for Nexen Inc. (NXY), said Jim Prentice, vice chairman of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and an ex-industry minister. As quoted in market news: Canada is right now aggressively engaged in diversifying its energy markets with an eye to Asia. Saying [...]