Thursday, May 16, 2019
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Maritime News

Canadian Senate Committee Recommends Government Scrap Tanker Ban Bill

By Nia Williams CALGARY, Alberta, May 16 (Reuters) – The premier of Canada’s main crude-producing province Alberta on Thursday welcomed a Senate committee vote recommending the federal government does not...

May 16, 2019
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Friday, October 20, 2017
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News

ICS ‘Deeply Concerned’ by Canada’s Proposed Tanker Ban in Northern British Columbia Waters

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) says it is deeply concerned over proposed legislation that would ban crude oil tankers from operating in Canadian waters off Northern British Columbia. The...

October 20, 2017
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Friday, May 12, 2017
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Canada Introduces Law to Ban Tankers Off North British Columbia

May 12 (Reuters) – Canada’s Liberal government has introduced legislation for a moratorium on oil tanker traffic along the northern coast of the British Columbia province, the country’s transport department...

May 12, 2017
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Monday, November 7, 2016
News

Canada Announces $1.1 Billion Marine Safety Plan

By Catherine Ngai VANCOUVER, Nov 7 (Reuters) – Canada’s Liberal government on Monday vowed to toughen its response to oil spills at sea, a move that some critics say will...

November 7, 2016
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Sand Barge Sinks in B.C.’s Inside Passage Highlighting Marine Safety Concerns

A barge carrying sand and gravel has reportedly flipped over and sank in British Columbia’s Inside Passage near Bella Bella, marking the second major marine accident in the area in...

November 7, 2016
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Friday, November 4, 2016
Maritime News

Canada to Implement Northern B.C. Tanker Ban This Year -Report

TORONTO, Nov 4 (Reuters) – Canada’s Liberal government will this year deliver on its pledge for a moratorium on oil tanker traffic along the northern coast of British Columbia, CBC...

November 4, 2016
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