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Alberta retailers face partial lockdown

Alberta retailers face partial lockdown

Premier rules retail businesses may remain open but capacity limited to 25 per cent of capacity as province battles record virus cases
Perceptions of crime worse than reality

Perceptions of crime worse than reality

A Western Canadian survey finds reported crime stats are flat, yet more than 40 per cent think crime is accelerating
Biden seen better for Canada’s energy sector

Biden seen better for Canada’s energy sector

" [U.S. president-elect] Joe Biden could be very good for Alberta,” says Christopher Sands, director of the Wilson International Center’s Canada Institute
Suncor making big move into Calgary

Suncor making big move into Calgary

Some of the 700 working in Ontario offices will be transferred west to a “more efficient, effective and integrated” location by 2021
Alberta delivers 'tax holiday' for oil drillers, pipelines

Alberta delivers 'tax holiday' for oil drillers, pipelines

Three-year tax break is intended to “attract investment and create good jobs,” said Municipal Affairs minister Tracy Allard
U-Haul plans 700 storage units at Calgary Sun site

U-Haul plans 700 storage units at Calgary Sun site

Plans call for about 700 storage lockers at 2.6-acre vacant Postmedia property that U-Haul bought October 5
Update: Northview REIT takeover closed in $4.5 billion all-cash deal

Update: Northview REIT takeover closed in $4.5 billion all-cash deal

Calgary-based real estate investment trust with about 27,000 multi-family units acquired by Starlight Group and Kingsett Capital in all-cash deal
Sublease bulge pushes office vacancy rates higher

Sublease bulge pushes office vacancy rates higher

Even Vancouver not immune as a tepid demand leads to nearly four million square feet of empty sublease space in four biggest western cities
Foothills slams door on Toyota expansion

Foothills slams door on Toyota expansion

Foothills County has killed $10 million plan for High River Toyota to open new dealership on the outskirts of Okotoks
Alberta residential developers busy banking land and building

Alberta residential developers busy banking land and building

Big residential developers are securing huge land parcels in southern Alberta in anticipation of the post-pandemic economic rebound