Charles Wang, former New York Islanders owner, dies at 74

Charles Wang, a technology company founder and former owner of the New York Islanders hockey team, died Sunday. He was…

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How will Canadians buy pot? It depends where they live

A single federal law legalized recreational cannabis in Canada. But a patchwork of rules and regulations govern how you will…

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North American stocks slide lower, loonie down against U.S. dollar

Canada’s main stock index hit a six-month low Thursday while U.S. stock markets suffered another sell-off day as investors are…

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Shopify ‘confident’ on pot e-commerce because ‘cannabis isn’t Kylie Cosmetics’

Shopify Inc.’s vice president is “very confident” that the first day of recreational pot sales in Canada will be smooth…

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B.C. workforce ready to take advantage of 10,000 LNG jobs, says trades council

B.C.’s trades sector is confident most of the thousands of workers required to build and operate the province’s first major LNG export…

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Trump, Trudeau praise USMCA trade deal they say will ‘grow middle class’

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump are both talking up the benefits of a new trilateral trade…

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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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Privacy experts say choosing life insurance tied to fitness tracking could have unintended consequences

Privacy experts say they’re concerned life-insurance programs that reward customers for behaviours like logging their activity using a fitness tracker could have…

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Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

The Trump administration is imposing tariffs on $200 billion US more in Chinese goods starting next week, escalating a trade…

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Feds to spend $117M for Churchill railway sale, repairs

The federal government is spending $117 million to help facilitate the deal to sell and begin repairs to the flood-damaged rail line to…

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