CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Total SA is
content with the pace of developing its Canadian oil sands
assets even as Suncor Energy Inc, its joint venture
partner, said it was in no rush to bring a host of
multibillion-dollar projects on line, an executive said on
Jean-Michel Gires, head of Total’s Canadian unit, said the
French oil major is not looking to bulk up on more northern
Alberta oil sands assets as it and Suncor move forward with
studying two mines and an upgrading plant.
CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Canada’s Competition
Bureau has charged Irving Oil Ltd, part of the big Eastern
Canadian family-run business empire, and one of its managers in
a sweeping Quebec gasoline price-fixing case that has already
resulted in jail terms and C$3 million ($3.1 million) in fines,
the agency said on Friday.
Irving Oil and the manager of the company’s business in
Quebec, Serge Parent, each face three charges in connection with
fixing the price of fuel in Victoriaville, Thetford Mines and
Sherbrooke, Quebec, the federal bureau said in a statement.
Parent could not immediately be reached for comment.