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Customs Valuation and Interest Charges (IGF-OECD Consultation on Excessive Interest Deductions on Mining Revenues)

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) invited for comments on a draft practice note that will help developing countries address profit shifting from their mining sectors via excessive interest deductions ( 1,407 more words

Coming Soon: Gravity Lane

Instead of drawing a random image that somehow fits the theme of my next blog post, I created a video game instead. A few months ago I realized that static images are no longer enough to satisfy my creative needs. 242 more words

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Canadian Taxpayers Federation demands investigation into Blue Bombers stadium loan

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is calling for an investigation after the Manitoba government announced it was writing off the second of two loan portions for… 356 more words

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Manitoba writes off $82M for IGF, taxpayers on hook for $200M for stadium

Manitoba’s provincial government is writing off a second loan portion for Investors Group Field.

In a statement issued Wednesday, the PC government said a loan for $82 million was originally expected to be paid off between 2014 and 2058 by Triple B Stadium Inc., a group that includes the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, University of Manitoba and City of Winnipeg. 236 more words

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Tiger Woods Wins the Tour Championship: On the Prowl for Tokyo 2020

Tiger Woods won the TOUR Championship, his first victory in five years. He slogged his way to the finish with two bogies in the final four holes, but he enjoyed the stroll towards the green of East Lake Golf Course in Atlanta, Georgia, leading a Tiger swarm not seen in years. 506 more words

Late 'Perham Flash' to be inducted into Blue Bombers Ring of Honour

Described as the Winnipeg Football Club’s first ever superstar, Melvin ‘Fritz’ Hanson has been selected as the 11th inductee to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Ring of Honour. 197 more words

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