Huawei CFO argues she’s not a flight risk, seeks bail to remain in Vancouver

A top executive of China’s Huawei Technologies argued that she should be let out on bail while awaiting an extradition…

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Regular women as lingerie models? Start-ups challenge Victoria’s Secret to get ‘real’

Tall, slim and sexy. Sunday night’s broadcast of the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show featured the usual suspects: supermodels in tantalizing…

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Trudeau’s Singapore pitch: Canada ‘just getting started’ on trade

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in Singapore on Tuesday afternoon primed to make his pitch to a Singapore business audience:…

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Why Toronto won by losing the bid for Amazon’s new headquarters

Toronto’s bid for Amazon’s second headquarters, known as HQ2, fell short to not just one location, but two — New…

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Small internet providers say CRTC rules lead to ‘higher prices and less choice’

Canada’s smaller internet service providers say the CRTC needs to revamp rules that protect the big telcos and erode consumer choice when it comes to high-speed internet service.  On Wednesday, the…

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What’s the dirtiest surface on an airplane? The result may surprise you

Used tampons, sandwiches, loose condoms, smartphones, dirty diapers. What do they all have in common? Flight attendants tell Marketplace they’ve…

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Canada will hold off on trade deal with China until its behaviour is ‘more reasonable,’ says ambassador

Canada’s ambassador to China says a trade pact with Canada likely won’t be reached until China caves on certain controversial policies.…

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Edmonton Girl Guide sells out of cookies in cannabis store lineup

As Edmontonians lined up to buy legal cannabis from retail stores on Wednesday, Elina Childs saw a business opportunity. The nine-year-old Girl…

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Japanese tycoon going on SpaceX rocket puts his trust in Elon Musk

The Japanese online retail tycoon who plans to travel to the moon on the SpaceX rocket says he respects and trusts Elon Musk as…

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Canada records international trade surplus, driven by decline in imports

Canada recorded its first merchandise trade surplus with the world in more than 18 months in August, as unusually timed shutdowns at…

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