Canada to apply USMCA cultural exemption to digital trade

The broad cultural exemption Canada fought to keep in the renegotiated North American free trade deal will allow for Canadian…

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Investors rush to patent genetically modified cannabis molecules

At the Hyasynth Biologicals laboratory in Montreal, scientists are working on the latest frontier in the cannabis business: genetically engineering…

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Toronto Real Estate Board sues listings website Mongohouse for $2.1M

The Toronto Real Estate Board is suing property listings website Mongohouse for $2 million, alleging that the anonymously-run page is…

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Cenovus shares get a lift from crude rail deals

Cenovus Energy Inc. shares increased nearly seven per cent after the oilsands producer said it signed three-year deals with Canada’s…

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‘If’ NAFTA 2.0 proceeds, Trudeau wants to feel ‘confident’ on tariffs

As the Trump administration continues to link the lifting of steel and aluminum tariffs to a successful conclusion of trade…

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Canadian borrowers will feel this week’s U.S. interest rate hike: Don Pittis

Markets are so certain that U.S. Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell will raise rates this week that a failure to hike would…

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Canada Post workers vote in favour of strike action if deal can’t be reached

Canadian postal workers have voted in favour of strike action, with the union president saying members are overworked. Strike votes…

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Big telcos tell CRTC they put customers first and shun shady sales tactics

Canada’s big telecom companies are fighting back against allegations of shady sales practices, defending themselves as ethical corporations relentlessly focused on…

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Fiat Chrysler boosts autonomous vehicle testing in Michigan

Fiat Chrysler says it’s invested more than $30 million at its Chelsea Proving Grounds in southeastern Michigan to boost development…

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Facebook files patent infringement complaint against Blackberry in U.S. court

Facebook Inc. has filed a patent infringement complaint against BlackBerry Ltd. in a San Francisco court. The social media giant…

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