Canadian skin care company Deciem closes stores — for now

Deciem, the upstart Canadian company behind the hugely popular The Ordinary Skin Care line, has closed its stores because of…

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Aspen oilsands project hearing cancelled after First Nation strikes deal with Imperial

The Alberta Energy Regulator says it’s no longer considering holding a public hearing for a new oilsands project after an…

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen treated again for cancer

Microsoft Corp. co-founder Paul Allen said on Monday he had started treatment for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, the same disease he overcame…

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Social media platforms cashing in on social e-commerce

Social media was once a tool to connect with friends and family. But, increasingly, it’s becoming a place to promote…

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U.S. central bank chief issues warning on Canadian housing without even realizing it: Don Pittis

The world’s most powerful central banker has confirmed that U.S. interest rates are on the way up — and if…

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Cathay Pacific pokes fun at self after misspelling its own name on a plane

Pictures of a giant typo on a Cathay Pacific jet in Hong Kong have been making the rounds online, but…

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Former exec sues Spotify over boys-only events and pay

A former sales executive is suing Spotify for gender discrimination and equal pay violations, saying executives organized “boys’ trips” that…

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Chinese billionaire arrested in Minneapolis accused of felony rape

A Minneapolis police report says the arrest of Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong, founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, was…

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Ad giant WPP names Read as CEO to succeed founder Sorrell

WPP named company veteran Mark Read as its new CEO on Monday to steer the world’s biggest advertising company through…

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Burnaby loses fight to appeal Trans Mountain pipeline ruling to Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an application by the City of Burnaby, B.C., to appeal a lower court…

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