Tensions rise as Canada nears BHP-PotashCorp decision time

By Simon Moores
Published: Wednesday, 03 November 2010

Lifting political hurdles could fast track $40bn deal; Saskatchewan legal action poised

The decision by the Canadian government over the long running BHP Billiton-PotashCorp takeover will be revealed this evening at 20:30 GMT.

The long running multi-billion dollar saga, which is set to be the world’s biggest business deal this year, has already hit a number of stumbling blocks including an...

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