CPP Fund grows to $366.6B at end of June

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board says its main fund grew to $366.6 billion of net assets at the end of…

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Credit card firms to trim merchant fees, but retailers group ‘underwhelmed’

The federal government says credit card companies have agreed to trim the fees they charge the country’s businesses by 10…

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Amid EpiPen shortage, a Canadian-based company has approval for an alternative

As a worsening EpiPen shortage prompts questions about why Canada relies on just one pharmaceutical manufacturer to supply a life-saving treatment, a Laval, Que.,…

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High noon at the Oasis: B.C. Airbnb hostel battle erupts into open

One evening this week, Emily Yu sat up until 2 a.m. angrily responding to comments posted on a TV news website in…

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Twitter shares hammered, as bad week in social media business gets worse

Cracking down on hate, abuse and online trolls is also hurting Twitter’s standing with investors. The company’s stock dropped more…

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Cenovus Energy posts $418M loss in 2nd quarter

Cenovus Energy Inc. had a $418-million second-quarter loss that was deeper than analysts expected, largely the result of a hedging…

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Trump tapping $12B US to help farmers affected by tariffs

The U.S. government announced a $12 billion US plan Tuesday to assist farmers who have been hurt by President Donald…

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How the Ritchie brothers turned a business headache into a massive opportunity

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers is a global corporation and a Canadian business success story, but it started off as a used furniture…

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Canadian borrowers mustn’t count on trade war to stop rising mortgage costs: Don Pittis

If you were hoping that a trade war would bring down your borrowing costs, there are increasing signs it’s not…

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Trucking industry facing driver shortage

People working in the trucking industry say a shortage of drivers is looming larger than ever and freight and logistics…

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