IMF cuts world economic growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019

The International Monetary Fund has cut its global economic growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019, saying that trade policy tensions and…

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New free trade deal with U.S. will see Canada’s duty-free limit raised to $150 from $20

Retailers say they are OK with new trade rules that will allow Canadians to buy more from the United States…

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Canada ‘cautiously optimistic’ a NAFTA deal is in hand, ambassador says, as deadline draws near

Canada’s ambassador to Washington says he is optimistic a renegotiated NAFTA could soon be had, telling reporters Sunday that officials are…

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‘There is a growing frustration’: Top Republican slams Canada’s NAFTA negotiating tactics

The third most senior Republican in Congress fired a shot across Canada’s bow today, urging Canadian negotiators to either drop…

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Energy shares tank as top court rules against fed’s expansion of Trans Mountain pipeline

Canadian stocks were dragged lower on Thursday by the energy sector after the Federal Court of Appeal ruled against the…

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Air Canada exec reportedly on board as Air France CEO would face labour headwinds

Two French airline unions blasted Air France-KLM this week after reports the Franco-Dutch carrier will name an Air Canada executive…

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Apple hits record $1 trillion US stock market valuation

Apple Inc. became the first $1 trillion publicly listed U.S. company on Thursday, crowning a decade-long rise fuelled by its ubiquitous…

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Trump’s inefficiency revolution: Don Pittis

Even as U.S. President Donald Trump crowed last week about an economic growth rate above four per cent, he continued to butt heads…

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Fiat Chrysler says it did not know about Marchionne’s illness

Fiat Chrysler said it knew nothing about the medical condition of Sergio Marchionne after a Swiss hospital said on Thursday…

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U.S. Tim Hortons franchisee group sues RBI over alleged price gouging, equity theft

A group of U.S. Tim Hortons franchisees filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging their parent company engaged in price gouging and…

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