Morneau leaning toward ‘targeted measure’ to boost corporate investment – not tax cut

The federal government’s fall economic update is likely to include targeted tax measures to boost the country’s competitiveness instead of a…

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Trudeau committed to building Trans Mountain despite new legal challenges

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reaffirmed his support for the Trans Mountain expansion project Friday vowing to fight on after the…

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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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Argentina Central Bank hikes interest rate to 60% – the highest in the world

Argentina’s Central Bank on Thursday increased its benchmark interest rate to 60 per cent — the world’s highest — in…

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Google’s following you and Greyhound bus deserts: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homes amid rise in prices

New Zealand has banned most foreigners from buying homes as it tries to tackle runaway housing prices. The housing market…

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VF Corp., following millions of consumers, will shed its denim

The company that makes Wrangler and Lee jeans is breaking off its denim division to focus on its fast-growing outdoor…

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Twitter CEO says ‘people can form their own opinions’ about Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show,…

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Trump says agreed with EU to work to lower trade barriers

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States and the European Union were kicking off talks aimed at lowering trade…

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The Trans Mountain deal unpacked — what you need to know

The federal government is set to become the official owner of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project after failing to…

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