Competition Bureau checks WestJet’s discount airline Swoop for predatory pricing

Canada’s competition watchdog is looking into whether or not WestJet’s discount carrier Swoop has been offering airline tickets at below…

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Ford F-series trucks are the most often stolen vehicles in Canada, insurers say

Auto theft is up six per cent across the country, according to a report released Tuesday by the Insurance Bureau…

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Unemployment reaches 40-year low with 94,100 new jobs added in November

A blast of 94,100 new jobs last month has knocked the country’s unemployment rate down to 5.6 per cent —…

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U.S., China declare 90-day ceasefire on new tariffs: White House

China and the United States have agreed to halt additional tariffs as both nations engage in new trade negotiations with…

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Canada ‘not surprised’ Trump taking risky move in order to ratify new NAFTA

Any relief Canadian officials felt over Friday’s signing of NAFTA may fade away, as U.S. President Donald Trump announced he’s…

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G20 members agree on trade, migration — but not climate change

The leaders of the world’s largest economic powers on Saturday backed an overhaul of the global body that regulates international trade disputes,…

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Oil price woes a ‘serious problem’ for Canadian economy, says Notley

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says the low price of western Canadian crude has become a serious problem for the country’s economy, adding her…

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Juul curbs sales of some e-cigarette flavours, but not in Canada

Vaping giant Juul Labs Inc. is stopping its sales of some e-cigarette flavours in U.S. stores to deter use by kids and…

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Homeowners worried about paying down debt as interest rates go up

This story is part of a series we’re calling Debt Nation looking at the state of consumer debt in Canada.…

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