Sale of 3 coastal pulp and paper mills hailed as win for 1,500 workers in B.C.

Business leaders and the provincial government are hailing the sale of three coastal pulp and paper mills as a win for…

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Canada records international trade surplus, driven by decline in imports

Canada recorded its first merchandise trade surplus with the world in more than 18 months in August, as unusually timed shutdowns at…

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U.S.-China trade war boosts sales of Canadian live lobster exports to China

Exporters and shippers of live Canadian lobster are reporting a huge growth in the number of air cargo shipments to China,…

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Hudson’s Bay Co., Austria-based Signa form joint venture in European retail

Hudson’s Bay Co. has completed a deal with an Austrian retail heavyweight that will see the two firms create a…

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Scotiabank CEO: U.S.-Mexico breakthrough is a positive, relieves ambiguity

Scotiabank’s CEO believes this week’s breakthrough in trade talks between the United States and Mexico is positive for the bank…

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Why companies flush with tax-cut cash are spending more on share buybacks than wage hikes

Corporate earnings are on track for their best year ever, but at least some of the corresponding rise in stock prices…

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Family’s $500K inheritance seized by U.S. border officials

An Ottawa man acting as executor of a will says TD Canada Trust gave him “faulty advice” to mail $500,000…

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Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in fourth quarter

Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by…

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Amazon announces new warehouse in Ottawa’s east end

Online retail giant Amazon confirmed Tuesday its plans to bring a massive distribution centre to Ottawa’s east end. Once the…

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Trump determined to hit China as tit-for-tat tariff war erupts

China has underestimated President Donald Trump’s resolve to press ahead with tariffs unless Beijing changes its “predatory” trade practices, a…

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