19.2 C
Fort St. John
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Home News Business News Update

Business News Update


Alaska legislators vote today on whether to give a Canadian company the green light to pursue a natural gas pipeline project which could unlock North Slope daily gas reserves of 130 million cubic metres.

The legislators will decide whether to support or reject the proposal of the Alaskan Governor to award TransCanada Corporation an exclusive license to pursue US government certification for a nearly 2,800 km pipeline.

Meanwhile, oil prices gained just over $2 yesterday and moved as high as $132 per barrel, after weekend nuclear program talks with Iran went nowhere and concern increased about possible disruption of oil operations in the Gulf of Mexico due to tropical storm Dolly.

get the latest news in your inbox



Local Events

Must Read

MS Society Fundraiser Night and Walk this weekend in Fort St....

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The 2019 MS Walk is taking place this Sunday, with a kick-off event happening on Friday, May 24. Board member...

Update on the Town of High Level