Federal government’s tariff relief plan faces criticism; Morneau says 50 firms tariff-free

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says 50 Canadian companies have so far been exempted from paying surtaxes on U.S. steel and…

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Nestlé, Tim Hortons named Canada’s top plastic polluters

Much of the plastic trash cleaned up from Canadian shorelines by volunteers in September could be traced back five companies:…

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How investor confidence in Canada improved in just one remarkable week

What a difference a week can make. Canada has been in a rut with enticing companies and investors to see the country…

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Chinese billionaire arrested in Minneapolis in sexual misconduct case

The billionaire CEO of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com Inc, Richard Liu, was arrested in the U.S. state of Minnesota on…

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Fed chair Jerome Powell signals rate hikes ahead if U.S. economy stays strong

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is signalling that he expects the Fed to continue gradually raising interest rates if the…

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Air Canada exec reportedly on board as Air France CEO would face labour headwinds

Two French airline unions blasted Air France-KLM this week after reports the Franco-Dutch carrier will name an Air Canada executive…

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Hydro One gets new board of directors after mass resignation

A new board of directors has been appointed to Hydro One Ltd. just over a month after its chief executive…

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Largest Aimia shareholder says Air Canada group’s offer was ‘blatantly inadequate’

The largest shareholder in Aeroplan’s parent company, Aimia Inc., has applauded the firm’s board of directors for not agreeing to sell…

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‘It’s going to be hard’: Sears pension payments cut by 30% this week

Many Sears Canada retirees found it hard to take this week when they got their first reduced pension payment — chopped…

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Gatineau’s Hydropothecary, Molson Coors launch cannabis drink project

Quebec-based cannabis company Hydropothecary is partnering with Molson Coors to develop non-alcoholic cannabis-infused drinks in Canada. They will form a standalone company…

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