Fairfax buys 13.7 per cent stake in Stelco for $250M

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. says it has bought a 13.7 per cent stake in steel producer Stelco Holdings Inc. for…

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Imperial Oil forges ahead with construction of $2.6B Aspen oilsands project

Imperial Oil Ltd.’s commitment to begin construction this year on its $2.6-billion Aspen oilsands project in northern Alberta comes less…

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Barrick shareholders give vote of confidence for Randgold takeover

Barrick Gold Corp. says shareholders have voted more than 99 per cent in favour of a takeover of Randgold Resources…

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Fragmented bus service market emerges as Greyhound exits Western Canada Oct. 31

A hodge-podge of public transportation services are already starting to fill the gap as Greyhound Canada moves steadily towards its…

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Uber IPO could put company value at $120B, report says

Uber may put forth an initial public offering early next year that values the ride-hailing business at as much as…

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Bank of Canada survey says Canadian businesses are optimistic

A new Bank of Canada poll suggested Monday that companies are optimistic about the year ahead — especially when it…

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China avoids questions about Apple, Amazon chip hack report

A Chinese government spokesman has sidestepped questions about a report that its spies inserted chips into computer equipment that might…

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CMHC says annual pace of housing starts slowed in August compared with July

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing construction starts slowed in August compared with July. The agency…

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To understand Venezuela’s future, look to the bond market, not politics and protests

Despite some of the world’s worst inflation and an economic crisis so severe that 2.3 million people have fled the…

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