Canadian skin care company Deciem closes stores — for now

Deciem, the upstart Canadian company behind the hugely popular The Ordinary Skin Care line, has closed its stores because of…

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Entrepreneurs cook up edible pot products despite legalization delay

Yannick Craigwell doesn’t need to guess how large the Canadian appetite will be for edible pot once it’s legal. He…

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Stunning jobs numbers mean Amazon wage hikes may spread: Don Pittis

A plunge in the U.S. jobless rate to levels not seen in nearly half a century could be a new…

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2 of 5 investors grant final approval for $40B LNG Canada project

Two of the five primary investors in a proposed liquefied natural gas project in northern B.C. granted their final approval…

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U.S.-China trade war boosts sales of Canadian live lobster exports to China

Exporters and shippers of live Canadian lobster are reporting a huge growth in the number of air cargo shipments to China,…

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‘They’re less tied to religion’: Shift toward cremation causes shortfall in Saskatoon cemetery revenue

The City of Saskatoon is projecting a $1.1 million shortfall in its 2018 operating budget — and $700,000 of that…

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British government ramps up warnings to businesses in event of ‘no-deal’ Brexit

British firms trading with the European Union will face a tangle of red tape, possible delays at the border and…

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Venezuela lops five zeros off currency amid soaring inflation

Venezuela on Monday began to launch dramatic reforms announced by President Nicolas Maduro to rescue a downward-spiraling economy, including a…

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Warning signs global economic chaos could spread to Canada: Don Pittis

Canada’s latest job creation numbers out at the end of last week were astounding. The most recent figures for the country’s economic…

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Former Sears manager relaunches B.C. store after chain’s nationwide closures

For 17 years, Boota Uppal ran the Sears Hometown store in downtown Terrace, B.C., until the nationwide chain was closed last year.…

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