3 reasons why Alberta oil prices have sunk

Around the world oil prices are on the rise, except in Alberta where a barrel is worth less than half…

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Uber for buses? How some Canadian cities are using technology to tackle transit troubles

A small city in eastern Ontario is running an experiment that could one day have a big impact on public…

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Former exec sues Spotify over boys-only events and pay

A former sales executive is suing Spotify for gender discrimination and equal pay violations, saying executives organized “boys’ trips” that…

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Why it’s unlikely Alberta actually gained 79,000 ‘government jobs’ in just a few years

It hit headlines last week that the number of “government jobs” in Alberta had grown by 79,000 in a span of…

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Tim Hortons, franchisees in legal spat over ‘shattering’ coffee pots

The parent company of Tim Hortons is denying a claim by a group of franchisees that the coffee pots they’re…

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Canada’s inflation rate rises to 3%, highest level since 2011

The inflation rate rose in every province in July, according to Statistics Canada. (Yuya Shino/Reuters) Canada’s inflation rate rose to…

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Fox and Disney shareholders approve deal for entertainment assets

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. and Walt Disney Co. said on Friday their shareholders voted to approve Disney’s $71 billion US…

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Amazon to open Caledon fulfillment centre, creating 800 full-time jobs

Amazon will open a new fulfillment centre in Caledon, Ont. to pick, pack and ship books, electronics and toys. The…

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Sergio Marchionne, hailed for Chrysler and Fiat turnarounds, dead at 66

Sergio Marchionne, a charismatic and demanding leader who engineered two long-shot corporate turnarounds to save both Fiat and Chrysler from…

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How the Ritchie brothers turned a business headache into a massive opportunity

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers is a global corporation and a Canadian business success story, but it started off as a used furniture…

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