CIBC profit rises, but by less than expected

CIBC reported a higher fourth-quarter profit compared with a year ago, but fell shy of market expectations. The Toronto-based bank…

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Postal union launches protest campaign as employees halt rotating strikes

Federal back-to-work legislation may have ended rotating strikes by postal workers — but their union now says it’s switching to a…

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The GTA housing conundrum: CMHC crunches numbers on costs of downtown vs. suburban living

In the Greater Toronto Area, the added cost of a long commute often offsets the savings to be had from…

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Bitcoin mining could cancel out climate change efforts, scientists say

Demand for bitcoin could single-handedly derail efforts to limit global warming because the increasingly popular digital currency takes huge amounts…

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Bell and Rogers to defend sales practices at CRTC hearing

Canada’s two biggest telecommunications companies will get their turn to speak on Friday in a five-day probe by Canada’s telecom…

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Abbott Nutrition recalls meal replacements including Ensure Plus for possible bacterial contamination

Abbott Nutrition is recalling a number of canned nutritional beverages due to possible bacterial contamination. The Chicago-based company is recalling products…

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Free trade deal gives Canadian broadcasters power to block U.S. Super Bowl ads again

The new trade pact between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico may make trade freer between the three countries, but that…

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Sask. shows highest provincial growth of woman-owned businesses

Woman-owned businesses are becoming more common in Canada, but they remain a small fraction of those owned by men, according…

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Amazon to open 10-acre shipping warehouse on Tsawwassen First Nation land

Amazon has announced plans to open a new Metro Vancouver shipping warehouse on Tsawwassen First Nation land in Delta, B.C. Amazon spokeswoman Lauren…

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