Federal government’s tariff relief plan faces criticism; Morneau says 50 firms tariff-free

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says 50 Canadian companies have so far been exempted from paying surtaxes on U.S. steel and…

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‘Lives are hanging in the balance’: Why some newly licensed truckers aren’t ready for the road

Tractor-trailers can measure up to 23 metres long, carry 30-tonne loads and barrel down the highway at 120 km/h, but…

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3 reasons why Alberta oil prices have sunk

Around the world oil prices are on the rise, except in Alberta where a barrel is worth less than half…

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Why Canada Goose’s CEO has a love-hate relationship with counterfeiting

Canada Goose chief executive officer Dani Reiss has told customers for years they’ll never find a bathing suit emblazoned with…

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Google to acknowledge privacy ‘mistakes’ to U.S. Senate committee

Leading internet search engine Google will acknowledge that it has made “mistakes” on privacy issues in testimony an executive of…

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Cannabis retailer Green Growth Brands raises $85M following reverse takeover

An American marijuana company whose shares will soon trade in Canada has raised $85 million in a private placement, funds…

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Ticketmaster secret scalper program targeted by class-action lawyers

A U.S. law firm is seeking to launch a class-action lawsuit on behalf of fans who purchased inflated resale tickets…

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Bank of Canada holds key interest rate steady at 1.5%

The Bank of Canada is keeping its benchmark interest rate steady at 1.5 per cent. The central bank’s rate, known as…

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Kinder Morgan Canada shareholders vote to sell Trans Mountain pipeline to Ottawa with project in limbo

Kinder Morgan Canada shareholders voted overwhelmingly Thursday to approve the sale of the Trans Mountain pipeline and expansion project to the Canadian…

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S&P 500 hits record high, equals longest bull-run

The benchmark S&P 500 hit an all-time intraday high on Tuesday, the same day it equalled its longest-ever bull-market run,…

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