Electronic surveillance proposed as bail hearing for Huawei CFO resumes

The bail hearing for a top executive of China’s Huawei Technologies resumed in Vancouver on Monday, the next step in a case…

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CFO of Chinese tech giant Huawei arrested in Vancouver, sought by U.S. for extradition

Canadian officials have arrested Wanzhou Meng, the chief financial officer and deputy chairwoman of the board for the Chinese tech…

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Why cutting oil production seems so utterly un-Albertan

Alberta is supposed to be the home of the free market, the province of privatization. It’s a wide-open market to…

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BC Hydro puts out welcome mat for bitcoin miners, but experts urge caution

In the last year, cryptocurrency firms have talked about adding as much as 5,000 megawatts to BC Hydro’s electrical load.…

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Fall economic statement sets target of 50 per cent export growth by 2025

Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s Fall Economic Statement puts more money where the Trudeau government’s mouth is on its trade diversification…

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Britain on a cliff edge: Brexit, bedlam or bust?

If a Brexit deal falls in the British Parliament and no one is around to save it, does Theresa May…

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Economic cost of Canadian oil price discounts counted in billions of dollars

Imagine producing a bumper crop of a product in high demand around the globe, only to learn you must settle…

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Ottawa’s plan to set up a national securities regulator would be constitutional, Supreme Court rules

The Supreme Court of Canada says the Constitution allows Ottawa and the provinces to set up a national securities regulator.…

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Lowe’s closing 31 locations including Rona stores in Canada, 20 in U.S.

Home improvement retailer Lowe’s is closing a total of 31 locations, including 27 underperforming Lowe’s and Rona stores in British…

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Manulife shares rise after rules over insurance deposits clarified

Two of Canada’s largest life insurance companies welcomed a Saskatchewan government decision that clarifies the rules for a type of…

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