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Economy, Environment

Investors urge G20 countries to end fossil fuel subsidies by 2020

As world leaders gather in Buenos Aires for their annual summit, a group of nine international investors with nearly a trillion dollars in assets under management between them is urging the G20 countries to end fossil fuel subsidies by 2020.» 

Economy, Politics, Society

Annual Teddy Awards for government waste

Once again, one of Canada’s most embarrassing awards ceremonies have been held. The “Teddy” awards are given out to mark the worst examples of government waste of taxpayers money. Aaron Wudrick is the federal director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation»