Jim Balsillie

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Calgary Sun
Trudeau spurns NDP votes he once courtedIn a show that ran last Sunday, “Neil from London” was among the ten “ordinary
Trudeau spurns NDP votes he once courted
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
In a show that ran last Sunday, “Neil from London” was among the ten “ordinary Canadians” the CBC picked to chat with Prime Minister Trudeau. Among his questions: do you agree the minimum wage should go up? If you watched the Liberals’ last... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canada signs Trans-Pacific Partnership trade dealOTTAWA -- The federal government is studying the potential economic impacts of
Canada signs Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
OTTAWA -- The federal government is studying the potential economic impacts of the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, Canada's international trade minister confirmed Wednesday. Chrystia Freeland was in New Zealand on Wednesday where she signed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Campaigners vow “final battle” to prevent massive dealThursday, 4 February 2016, 1:36 pmPress Release: OpenMediaAs TPP is signed in A
Campaigners vow “final battle” to prevent massive deal
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Thursday, 4 February 2016, 1:36 pmPress Release: OpenMediaAs TPP is signed in Auckland casino, campaigners vow “final battle” to prevent massive deal being ratifiedExperts warn that extreme TPP... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
As Canada signs TPP, Freeland says Ottawa studying economic impactsThe federal government is studying the potential economic impacts of the contro
As Canada signs TPP, Freeland says Ottawa studying economic impacts
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
The federal government is studying the potential economic impacts of the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, Canada’s international trade minister confirmed Wednesday. Chrystia Freeland was in New Zealand on Wednesday to sign the massive... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
For Canadian innovators, will TPP mean protection – or colonialism?Jim Balsillie is former co-CEO of Research In Motion and co-founder of the Inst
For Canadian innovators, will TPP mean protection – or colonialism?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Jim Balsillie is former co-CEO of Research In Motion and co-founder of the Institute for New Economic Thinking. In his 2011 State of the Union address, U.S. President Barack Obama said: “In America, innovation doesn’t just change our lives; it is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Rather than renegotiate TPP, Canada should broker side deals, group saysCanada should give up on the idea of renegotiating the sweeping Trans-Pacific P
Rather than renegotiate TPP, Canada should broker side deals, group says
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Canada should give up on the idea of renegotiating the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement and instead focus on brokering side deals to modify some of the aspects that aren’t in the country’s best interests, a group of trade and innovation... Read more
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Artvoice
NHL Expansion Update> by ANDREW KULYK AND PETER FARRELL Over the past year there has been signific
NHL Expansion Update
Artvoice / Posted 28 days ago
> by ANDREW KULYK AND PETER FARRELL Over the past year there has been significant buzz that the National Hockey League will add two teams to its 30 member roster. There are several reasons why this is happening now. Hockey has become a red hot... Read more
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