Shopify sees 100 pot orders per minute on Canadian websites for legalization day

The Canadian online cannabis stores powered by Shopify’s e-commerce software are collectively processing more than 100 orders per minute, the…

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Jobless man told to pay thousands for government EI mistake

When a government blunder put more than $14,000 worth of employment insurance payments into Zbigniew Kazmierczak’s chequing account, he knew…

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Don’t take pot on international flights, transport minister warns

Canada’s transport minister says travellers aboard domestic flights will be allowed to carry a small quantity of cannabis with them…

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$40B LNG project in northern B.C. gets go-ahead

Construction is going ahead on a massive, $40-billion liquefied natural gas project in northern B.C., hours after five primary investors…

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Why Ireland doesn’t want Apple’s $22 billion in back taxes

Welcome to The National Today newsletter, which takes a closer look at what’s happening around some of the day’s most notable stories.…

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As legalization looms, Canada’s pot companies about to be tested

For years now, Canada’s cannabis companies have grown in size, soared in value and existed in a sort of ethereal…

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Trade ‘front and centre’ in Bank of Canada’s call to hold interest rate

The unknown consequences of ongoing trade tensions were front and centre in the Bank of Canada’s decision this week to…

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‘Game-changer’: Labour groups claim clout in NAFTA talks

This Labour Day, union groups are marking what they see as a milestone in their movement — new clout in the NAFTA…

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