Tag: Won’t

Ontario won’t fine gas stations over federal carbon pricing stickers

Premier Doug Ford will not punish gas station owners with fines of up to $ 10,000 a day for failing to post stickers targeting federal carbon pricing, the Star has learned. Facing heat from businesses over the punitive measures — and bracing for a constitutional challenge — Ford’s Progressive Conservatives emphasize the hefty penalties enshrined…

Why Canada must regulate Big Tech: ‘The 20th century tools we have for protecting a free society won’t work for 21st century giants’

Technology giants such as Facebook, Google and Amazon have become new “world superpowers” that governments including Canada have to rein in and regulate, while at the same time ensuring economic progress isn’t derailed, says a prominent analyst. “The 20th century tools we have for protecting a free society won’t work for 21st century giants,” says…

As Ford seeks political donations, Ontario government insists killing Beer Store deal won’t come with hefty penalties

The Progressive Conservatives are raising political funds attacking the Beer Store — and insisting a cancelled 10-year deal with the brewers does not expose taxpayers to hefty financial penalties. Amid concerns the province could be on the hook for $ 1-billion in damages for unilaterally scrapping the master framework agreement with the beer giants, Premier…

Raptors’ game won’t remain the same come playoff time

It figures that in these instantaneous times, when it takes only a click or two on a keyboard to let the world know what’s going on, that basketball strategy would have taken a hit. What might be surprising one minute is old hat a few minutes later, and that’s the kind of cat-and-mouse strategic game…