BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The sponsor of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline pulled the plug on the contentious project Wednesday after Canadian officials failed to persuade President Joe Biden to reverse his cancellation of its permit on the day he took office.
The shift will coincide with the much-anticipated lifting of remaining business capacity restrictions in the state, where life has been disrupted for some 15 months.
The White House’s move is part of a nascent campaign to inoculate the world, and came as President Biden faced intense pressure to do more.
Foreign businesses worry that tough quarantines and restrictions could persist into next year as Beijing struggles with variants and questions about its vaccines.
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