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Vehicle prices to soar

Jul 19, 2018 / 2:57 pm

The average price of imported vehicles sold in the United States could jump by thousands of dollars if the Trump administration imposes tariffs under a...

Comcast dropping Fox hunt

Jul 19, 2018 / 6:01 am

Comcast says it's dropping out of the bidding war for Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, instead focusing on its bid for the U.K.'s...

Gas leak at Suncor refinery

Jul 18, 2018 / 7:05 pm

A number of people at Suncor's refinery in Edmonton were sent to hospital after a toxic gas was released at the facility. Suncor spokeswoman Erin Rees says...

Mixed markets

Jul 18, 2018 / 1:18 pm

Canada's main stock index closed down along with the loonie as the energy and consumer staples sectors lost ground, while U.S. markets were mixed. The...

Uranium exports impacted?

Jul 18, 2018 / 10:37 am

Canada could face a larger trade dispute with the U.S. after the Department of Commerce launched another national security investigation, this time by looking...

What's Meghan wearing?

Jul 17, 2018 / 7:31 am

A fondness for Canadian fashion apparently hasn't waned for Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex. The former Toronto resident was photographed this morning wearing...

New airline launching

Jul 17, 2018 / 7:02 am

One of the founders of WestJet Airlines Ltd. and JetBlue Airways Corp. has committed to buy 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft for a new U.S. airline he's...

Cannabis company expands

Jul 17, 2018 / 6:55 am

Aphria Inc. says it's preparing to expand its cannabis business into South America and Jamaica by acquiring a subsidiary of Scythian Biosciences Inc. for an...

Loonie up, TSX down

Jul 16, 2018 / 1:23 pm

Canada's main stock index closed in the red as a drop in crude prices pushed energy stocks lower, while U.S. stocks were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite...

CRTC solicits complaints

Jul 16, 2018 / 11:29 am

Canadian consumers are being invited to tell a federal regulator about their personal experience with misleading or abusive sales practices at the country's...

Prime time at Amazon

Jul 16, 2018 / 10:52 am

Amazon's annual "Prime Day" promotion that starts Monday will focus on new products, bringing Whole Foods into the process and persuading...

How-to buy Canadian

Jul 16, 2018 / 8:01 am

Some consumers have vowed to take their patriotism to the supermarket and buy only made-in-Canada products after the federal government slapped retaliatory...

China challenges tariffs

Jul 16, 2018 / 6:55 am

China announced it filed a World Trade Organization challenge Monday to President Donald Trump's latest tariff threat, stepping up its diplomatic efforts to...

Cdn business this week

Jul 15, 2018 / 7:24 am

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Home sales The Canadian Real Estate Association is expected to release its sales...

Trump, Putin needing beer?

Jul 14, 2018 / 3:04 pm

A small Finnish craft brewery is paying a humorous tribute to the Helsinki summit. RPS Brewing has issued a limited-edition lager depicting cartoon U.S. and...

Beheading beginning of end

Jul 13, 2018 / 4:19 pm

The minister for Saskatchewan's Crown Investments Corp. says a beheading on a Greyhound bus in Manitoba 10 years ago was the beginning of a steep decline in...

Bay drops Ivanka line

Jul 13, 2018 / 4:16 pm

Ivanka Trump's clothing line will no longer be sold at Hudson's Bay department stores, the Hudson's Bay Company said Friday, and the retailer has...

Pipeline price millions less

Jul 13, 2018 / 2:26 pm

Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. says the actual price the federal government will pay for its Trans Mountain pipeline system and expansion project will be hundreds of...