First Nations coalition wants to take the lead on major construction projects

Tired of waiting for major construction projects to come to them, a growing coalition of First Nations is instead taking…

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Eye-roll nation: Why our sympathy for economic pain often stops at provincial borders

You could almost hear Albertans’ eyes roll in unison this week, as Unifor president Jerry Dias exited a meeting with Prime Minister Justin…

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What soft earnings at Tiffany say about tourism from China

There was something missing at the luxury jeweler Tiffany & Co. in recent months: Chinese tourists. While the company said…

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$250K investment mystery: Accountant admits in recorded call he doesn’t know where money is

The daughter of a Kingston, Ont., senior who lost $250,000 after his trusted accountant encouraged him to invest in a…

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Winter is coming for the North American economy: Don Pittis

In the sword-and-dragon fantasy Game of Thrones that has captured a huge following of readers and television viewers, characters periodically share the ominous…

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Tesla promises 3rd quarter profit but Wall Street skeptical

Tesla is showing some promising signs that it will make money as advertised in the third quarter, but Wall Street…

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Gordie Howe bridge construction timeline may be accelerated, Trudeau says

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was at the Gordie Howe International Bridge construction kickoff Friday morning in Windsor, Ont., and hinted…

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3 reasons why Alberta oil prices have sunk

Around the world oil prices are on the rise, except in Alberta where a barrel is worth less than half…

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Canada’s main stock index sustains largest loss in more than a month

Canada’s main stock index sustained its largest loss in more than a month while the loonie regained lost ground after…

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Bank of Canada holds key interest rate steady at 1.5%

The Bank of Canada is keeping its benchmark interest rate steady at 1.5 per cent. The central bank’s rate, known as…

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