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…

Continue Reading →

Canada’s sprint to ratify sets up Trans-Pacific trade deal to take effect this year

A wide-ranging trade agreement between 11 Pacific Rim countries is on track to take effect before the end of 2018,…

Continue Reading →

Research begins to turn bitumen into ‘radically different products’

A sharp drop in the price of Western Canadian oil has many in the industry looking for solutions. New export…

Continue Reading →

WestJet’s Swoop forced to cancel 24 U.S. flights as regulatory approval held up

WestJet’s new discount carrier Swoop is apologizing to travellers for cancelling 24 U.S.-bound flights. The airline says it had hoped…

Continue Reading →

Canada introduces new surtaxes to curb flood of steel imports

The federal government says it is imposing new surtaxes on some foreign steel to head off the threat of dumping.…

Continue Reading →

Michael Kors reportedly ready to buy Versace for $2B

U.S. fashion group Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. has agreed to take control of Italy’s Versace in a deal that could…

Continue Reading →

U.K. opposition Labour plans to give workers a third of seats on company boards

Britain’s main opposition Labour Party would require large companies to reserve at least one third of the seats on their boards for…

Continue Reading →

Tesla turns over documents related to Musk’s claim he’ll take the company private

Tesla Inc. has turned over documents to the U.S. Justice Department after statements by CEO Elon Musk about taking the…

Continue Reading →

Morneau leaning toward ‘targeted measure’ to boost corporate investment – not tax cut

The federal government’s fall economic update is likely to include targeted tax measures to boost the country’s competitiveness instead of a…

Continue Reading →

Bigger, more expensive iPhone expected at Apple launch event Wednesday

Apple is expected to showcase three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the…

Continue Reading →