Last week, the federal Auditor General pointed out many serious problems with the state of offshore search and rescue.
Last week, the usual gang grabbed any microphone they could find to call – yet again – for everything from a provincial public inquiry into the state of search and rescue in the province to a . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Why separate? #nlpoli
Last December, the federal cabinet appointed intergovernmental affairs minister Peter Penashue’s campaign manager in the 2011 to a plum seat on the joint federal-provincial board that regulates the province’s offshore oil industry. It was a pure p… . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Time to Rescind the Pork Appointment #nlpoli
Few people who pay attention to public life in this province will forget the abuse the provincial government – particularly former Premier Danny Williams – heaped upon Max Ruelokke for having the temerity to be a better candidate to head the offshore regulatory board than the guy the premier wanted to stuff in the job.
. . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Here we go again #nlpoli
From the offshore regulatory board:
The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) announced today the details of a Call for Bids in the Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area. Call for Bids NL12-01 (Area "C" – Laurentian Sub-basin) will consist of six parcels, which comprise 1,589,738 hectares.
Interested parties will have until 4:00 p.m. on . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: CNLOPB announces 2012 call for bids on offshore parcels #nlpoli