Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

The Trump administration is imposing tariffs on $200 billion US more in Chinese goods starting next week, escalating a trade…

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Trudeau defends ‘price on pollution’ in anti-carbon-tax heartland

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defended his government’s push to put a “price on pollution” in front of a skeptical Saskatchewan audience…

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Saudi Arabia freezes new trade, investment after Canada demands activists be freed

Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that it is ordering Canada’s ambassador to leave the country and freezing all new trade…

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Lack of inheritance tax is making inequality worse, CCPA says

The gap between the haves and the have-nots is getting wider in Canada — and the country’s lack of an inheritance tax is…

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What governments spend on refugees is less important than how they spend it

As cities, provinces and Ottawa squabble over who will pick up the tab for the latest influx of refugees, it’s…

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Netflix shares plunge as streaming company sees ‘hiccup’ in subscriber growth

Netflix stocks fell more than 14 per cent Tuesday after the company announced it added fewer subscribers in the second…

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Trade war fallout: Why oil and the loonie are finally headed apart

It’s a relationship that Canadians had gotten used to. For years, when the price of oil went up, so did…

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Ottawa expects NAFTA progress this summer despite Mexican elections and Trump trade bluster

The federal government is still expecting NAFTA talks to accelerate this summer even though U.S. President Donald Trump says he’s…

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