P3 Alert January 2006
Jan 30, 2006 02:32 PM The Ontario Liberal government says benchmarks for wait times will show how well they are improving access to health care.
Jan 30, 2006 02:36 PM Quebec’s Bill 124 (www.mfacf.gouv.qc.ca/publications/pdf/projet_loi124_en.pdf) was adopted in December 2005 amid much fanfare from Jean Charest’s Liberals.
Jan 30, 2006 02:38 PM Like clockwork, Highway 407 tolls will rise on Feb. 1, 2006, by 1.3 cents a km for cars and motorcycles, pushing the peak rate to 16.25 cents a km for light vehicles.
Jan 30, 2006 02:40 PM The International Association of Chartered Certified Accountants – not always known for their progressive leanings on issues like privatization and user fees – has done an investigation of the effects of user fees on public services in developing countries.
Jan 30, 2006 02:43 PM The Northwest Territories government has brought three ferry services in-house over the last five months.
Jan 30, 2006 02:45 PM A series of good news stories out of British Columbia this month started the New Year off in great style.
Jan 30, 2006 02:47 PM On Jan. 19, Transport Canada lost its four-year legal battle against the Maritime Harbours Society (MHS) over the controversial privatization of a wharf in Digby, N. S.
Jan 30, 2006 02:49 PM “Privatization has made matters so much worse that in many countries, [it] is jokingly referred to as ‘briberization’.