Fairfax buys 13.7 per cent stake in Stelco for $250M

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. says it has bought a 13.7 per cent stake in steel producer Stelco Holdings Inc. for…

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Distracted too often by your smartphone? This company thinks it can help

Some of the best known companies in the world have tried — and failed — to market smartglasses to consumers, but a…

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Meet Canada’s unknown digital workers

Opportunities for work in Canada’s online gig economy are growing faster than in many other countries, according to the organization behind…

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Long-term loans: The fuel that’s powering Canadian car sales

This story is part of a series we’re calling Debt Nation looking at the state of consumer debt in Canada.…

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Mass action against Google over iPhone data blocked by London court

London’s High Court on Monday blocked an attempt to bring legal action against Alphabet Inc’s Google over claims it had…

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Canada’s jobless rate declines slightly with hike in part-time work

The job market bounced back last month with a gain of 63,000 positions, edging the unemployment rate lower to 5.9…

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B.C. workforce ready to take advantage of 10,000 LNG jobs, says trades council

B.C.’s trades sector is confident most of the thousands of workers required to build and operate the province’s first major LNG export…

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Freeland postpones UN speech today amid NAFTA talks and looming deadline

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland’s marquee speech today to the UN General Assembly has been postponed until Monday, and officials say…

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Torstar signs agreement to purchase political website iPolitics

Torstar Corp. announced Thursday that it has signed an agreement to purchase some assets of Ottawa-based political website iPolitics Inc. The deal…

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‘I’m getting ripped off’: A look inside Ticketmaster’s price-hiking bag of tricks

Buying a ticket for Saturday’s Bruno Mars concert in Toronto was probably never going to be cheap, but what many…

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