Iceland case puts Canada on the other side

Popular opposition to Magma take-over of a geothermal company raises memories of Potash.

Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 01/19/2011 12:00 am EST

When Industry Minister Tony Clement rejected an Australian company's bid to take over fertilizer producer Potash Corp. in November, many interpreted the move as a response to widespread, popular opposition from across the country.

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