Alberta Premier Alison Redford reportedly has asked Canada's federal government to impose...

|By:, SA News Editor

Alberta Premier Alison Redford reportedly has asked Canada's federal government to impose tougher conditions on management makeup and workforce levels in Cnooc's (CEO) proposed takeover of Nexen (NXY) before approving the transaction. Alberta’s push may be an attempt to shield the province should a slump in energy prices encourage Cnooc to change its plans.