‘Davos in the Desert’ summit loses media, business support over missing journalist

A number of international business leaders and media companies are distancing themselves from Saudi Arabia ahead of an investment summit…

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Canadians to spend more this holiday season, report finds

Trade uncertainty, climbing debt levels and rising interest rates don’t seem to be dampening holiday spirits among Canadian consumers, who…

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Hackers steal $60 million US in cryptocurrency from Japan exchange

Hackers have stolen $60 million US worth of cryptocurrencies from a Japanese digital currency exchange, the operators said Thursday. Tech Bureau…

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Tim Hortons owner strips disgruntled franchisee of his licence

The parent company of Tim Hortons seized ownership of four locations from a restaurant owner heading an unsanctioned franchisee group…

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Parents have fretted through the ages about kids’ fascination with technology, experts say

When Stephen Dennis was raising his two sons in the 1980s, he never heard the phrase “screen time,” nor did…

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BMO quarterly profit rises to $1.54B

BMO Financial Group topped expectations for its third-quarter results, boosted by strength in its U.S. operations. The bank said Tuesday…

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New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homes amid rise in prices

New Zealand has banned most foreigners from buying homes as it tries to tackle runaway housing prices. The housing market…

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Brookfield Infrastructure buying Enercare in friendly deal valued at $4.3B

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners has made a $4.3-billion friendly takeover offer for Enercare Inc., which provides a variety of residential utility…

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Apple earnings beat expectations as it sells pricier iPhones

Apple Inc. on Tuesday posted quarterly results that topped Wall Street targets and forecast revenue in the current quarter above…

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Competition Bureau says eyewear shoppers deserve more choice online

Canada’s competition watchdog has set its sights on the eyewear industry, calling on provincial governments and regulators to allow consumers greater access to…

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