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    NDP launches new agreement for public projects

    The NDP government has introduced a new labour agreement for major public-sector infrastructure projects to be administered by a new crown corporation.
  • residential development land

    B.C. residential development land takes tax hit

    The British Columbia government expects to collect about $520 million in new annual revenue through additional residential property taxes and property transfer taxes.
  • new trade partners

    New trade partners move up Canada’s wish list

    CETA isn't expected to suddenly propel a wave of Canadian firms onto short lists for EU projects, but it does open up opportunities to start building relationships with potential customers.

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  • zero carbon

    Moving to a zero carbon future

    Canada has set ambitious targets for greenhouse gas emissions reduction, which will require the building sector to move to a zero carbon future.
  • bonds

    Supreme Court of Canada’s decision on L&M bonds

    The Supreme Court of Canada released a decision on February 15, 2018 which imposes a new duty to inform claimants of the existence of a L&M bond.
  • productivity

    Construction retirements drive recruitment need

    Canada’s construction industry must remain focused on recruitment and retention as more than one quarter of a million workers are expected to retire.

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