National Newswatch

Two NAFTA negotiations but one is running off the rails

Oct 11 2017 — Laura Dawson — In trade negotiations, the sum of polar opposite views does not always yield a happy medium — especially when one side refuses to move and the other side won’t accept a deal worse than the status quo. This is the situation being reported by observers of the third round of NAFTA 2.0 negotiations. The negotiations […]

The critical role of biopharmaceuticals in Canadian health and economic growth

Jun 15 2016 — Laura Dawson — When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took center stage at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in January of this year, he declared that the world should not only know Canada for its resources but also know “Canadians for their resourcefulness.” The prime minister’s comments emphasize that Canada’s future prosperity depends on its ability to […]