As U.S. disables one forum for trade fights under WTO, it strengthens another under USMCA

In the same week it unilaterally disabled a key World Trade Organization body for settling trade disputes, the United States agreed to significantly strengthen Canada’s ability to pursue such cases under an amended North American free trade deal. The nearly simultaneous developments came amid a raucous week for international trade that also saw the U.S. […]

Frequent fliers: Nova Scotia cabinet ministers visited 17 countries in 19 months

Nova Scotia’s premier spent more days outside the country than in the legislature between January 2018 and September 2019, a Global News analysis has found. The premier and 12 cabinet ministers have expensed more than $204,000 in international travel in that 19-month period, spending a collective 268 days in 17 countries. Those costs do not […]