China summons Canadian ambassador over Huawei CFO’s arrest in Vancouver

China’s foreign ministry called on Canada to immediately release Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd.’s chief financial officer on Saturday, warning that otherwise it would…

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Sears pensioners hope to recoup their losses in $509M lawsuit

A court decision has given Sears Canada retirees hope they can recoup some of the millions of dollars missing from…

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U.S. judge halts Keystone XL pipeline construction

A federal judge in Montana filed an injunction to stop construction on the TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline on Thursday.  Brian Morris, the district…

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Amazon in ‘advanced talks’ to build new HQ near Washington, D.C.

The Washington Post is reporting that Seattle-based Amazon is in “advanced talks” to open its second headquarters, this one in…

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RCMP victimized by $100,000 credit card cloning scam

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police has changed the way it handles credit cards for gasoline purchases after it fell victim…

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How Iran is using ‘ghost ships’ to flout Donald Trump’s oil sanctions

It sounds like something out of a pirate story, but the normally staid world of international trade has been beset…

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Testing truck safety and Canada’s top plastic polluters: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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Don’t delete your dealer’s number yet — legal cannabis shortage looms

Licensed cannabis producers have vaults of marijuana, stocked with thousands upon thousands of kilograms ready for Oct. 17, but industry…

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Toronto, Vancouver among biggest property bubbles in the world, UBS says

Swiss investment bank UBS has deemed Toronto and Vancouver to have among the world’s biggest housing bubbles, with mispricing that’s…

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Destructive weather prompting corporate rethink on ignoring costs of climate change

Many in Canada’s business community are waking up to the realities of climate change because they are bearing the brunt…

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