Land claims largest deterrent to mining investment in B.C.

77 per cent of respondents for B.C. said that uncertainty from disputed land claims was a deterrent to investment

Land claims largest deterrent to mining investment in B.C.//  land claims [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.wpmudev.host/2016/03/land-claims-deter-bc-mining-investment/" height="800" width="800" scrollbars="1"]Download[/popup] this column on [popup url="http://www.troymedia.wpmudev.host/?s=land%20claims" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]land claims[/popup] in [popup url="http://www.troymedia.wpmudev.host/tag/eye-on-bc/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]B.C.[/popup] [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.wpmudev.host/terms-and-conditions-of-use/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]Terms and conditions of use[/popup] By Ravina Bains and Taylor Jackson The Fraser Institute VANCOUVER, B.C. March 4, 2016/ Troy Media/ - British Columbia has extraordinary mineral potential. In…

Aboriginal rights and private property rights clash in B.C.

B.C.'s strong reaction to First Nations' claims to private property may provide assurances to companies and private property owners

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Canada’s courts create uncertainty on aboriginal rights

Court decisions are undermining the certainty dividend that is supposed to attach to modern land claims agreements

Canada’s courts create uncertainty on aboriginal rightsDownload this column on aboriginal rights for your publication or website. FREE Terms and Conditions of use By Malcolm Lavoie and Dwight Newman The Fraser Institute VANCOUVER, BC Oct 5, 2015/ Troy Media/ - The past year has seen a lot of Canadians paying attention to aboriginal land rights. From opposition by aboriginal groups to…

Road map to a winning Aboriginal Canadian policy strategy

Implementing these recommendations may allow us to turn a corner in Aboriginal relations

Road map to a winning Aboriginal Canadian policy strategyDownload this column for your publication or website. Price starts at $10 TRACADIE, NS June 15, 2015/Troy Media/ - The recent release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) report provides all political parties with an opportunity to renew policies regarding Aboriginal Canadian peoples as we go into a fall election. Not all 94 recommendations…

Land claims disputes damaging Ontario and BC mining sector

Both provinces can learn a thing or two from Saskatchewan’s successful relationship with First Nations

Land claims disputes damaging Ontario and BC mining sectorBy Ravina Bains and Taylor Jackson The Fraser Institute The mining industry contributes mightily to Canada’s economic prosperity, adding $54 billion to Canada’s GDP and employing roughly 383,000 Canadians at an average annual salary of more than $110,000 in 2013. But Canada has a serious problem with land-use certainty that may threaten future investment in…