Teck’s $20B Frontier oilsands project heads to joint review hearing

If it’s true that the era of mega oilsands projects is coming to an end, one proposed project stands as an outlier.…

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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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Coca-Cola, Aurora exploring potential for cannabis-infused drinks

Coca-Cola said on Monday it was closely watching the growing marijuana-infused drinks market, responding to a media report that the…

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Collapse of Lehman Brothers 10 years ago still looms over Canada’s economy

Ten years ago oil was trading at more than $100 US per barrel, the loonie had risen well above parity…

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‘It’s a human rights issue’: Women fight for the right to be braless on the job

The “burn your bra” movement is back, this time ignited by young women shunning the undergarment not for political reasons, but…

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Energy shares tank as top court rules against fed’s expansion of Trans Mountain pipeline

Canadian stocks were dragged lower on Thursday by the energy sector after the Federal Court of Appeal ruled against the…

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Alberta accounted for 97% of federal income tax decline during recession’s height

Federal income tax revenue fell by nearly $5 billion in 2016 and nearly all of the decline was attributable to…

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‘It’s not right’: Walmart criticized for charging more for plus size clothing

Walmart Canada is facing criticism for charging more for plus size clothing, a policy some shoppers consider an unjust “fat tax.”   “It’s…

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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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Canadian residents hit by Trump tax dealt a new blow

Thousands of Canadian residents hit hard by a retroactive tax signed into law by U.S. President Donald Trump have been…

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