David Marit, Saskatchewan Minister of Agriculture, burns the ceremonial Canadian Western Agribition brand while federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau looks on, Nov. 25. Bibeau  told reporters that the government continues to hope the strike at Canadian National Railway can be resolved by the workers and company on their own but that all options are on the table, and there is no timeline for when the government might intervene.  |  William DeKay photo

Bibeau hopes CN, union can resolve strike

Federal Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau says the government continues to hope the strike at Canadian National Railway can be resolved by the workers and company on their own. She told reporters at Canadian Western Agribition in Regina that all options are on the table, but there is no timeline for when the government might intervene. […] Read more

Canadian National Railway directors announced March 5 that Luc Jobin, the company's CEO since 2016, is leaving CN immediately. CN said Jean-Jacques Ruest will serve as CN's interim president and chief executive officer until a permanent replacement for Jobin is named. | File photo

CN to replace top executive

Canadian National Railway is looking for a new chief executive officer. The company’s board of directors announced March 5 that Luc Jobin, the company’s CEO since 2016, is leaving CN immediately. In a March 5 news release, CN said Jean-Jacques Ruest will serve as CN’s interim president and chief executive officer until a permanent replacement […] Read more

Canadian National Railway released its third quarter financial results last week, reporting net income of $958 million on revenues of $3.22 billion. | File photo

CN quarterly profits down on higher costs

Canadian National Railway released its third quarter financial results last week, reporting net income of $958 million on revenues of $3.22 billion. Net income during the same period last year was $972 million. CN president Luc Jobin said demand for CN services continues to grow, especially in key business segments such as frac sand, intermodal, […] Read more