AltaGas shares soar after it cuts dividend, announces new round of asset sales

Shares in AltaGas Ltd. soared on Thursday morning after it announced it will slash its dividend by 56 per cent…

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BlackBerry unveils secure smart-city service as CEO opens up about big tech

BlackBerry Inc. is making a play to integrate itself into smart cities and vehicles. The Waterloo, Ont.-based technology company announced Monday…

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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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2 junior oil firms cut dividends, output as prices remain ’embarrassingly low’

A pair of junior Calgary oil companies are cutting payouts to shareholders and reducing production because of current steep discounts…

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Global credit ratings agency warns of downgrades in Canadian oilpatch if crude price woes persist

Global credit rating agency DBRS is warning that if Canada’s crude oil price woes drag on without improvement, it could negatively affect the…

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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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Samsung apologizes for illnesses at chip, liquid display factories

Samsung Electronics apologized Friday for illnesses and deaths of some of its workers, saying it failed to create a safe…

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Watchdog to probe how banks handle complaints

Canada’s financial consumer watchdog has got the green light to probe how banking customer complaints are handled internally and by…

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Aurora Cannabis reports revenue surge in Q1, ‘strong’ legal pot sales

Cannabis producer Aurora Cannabis Inc. reported a surge in revenues between July and September, and “strong” recreational pot sales since…

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Order to stop Keystone XL construction shows urgent need to get Canadian oil to new markets, energy group says

The latest legal setback for Calgary-based TransCanada’s $10-billion Keystone XL pipeline through the United States is yet another reminder that…

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