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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U.S.-Mexico text may preview Canada’s NAFTA prospects

The U.S. trade representative is expected to post text online soon that will lay out more of what Mexico has…

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‘Wild West’ cryptocurrencies need regulation, say U.K. lawmakers

British lawmakers have backed calls for greater regulation of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in order to bring an element of…

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Tilray passes Canopy Growth to become world’s most valuable pot company

There’s a new name atop the rankings of pot companies, as Nanaimo, B.C.-based Tilray Inc. has passed Smith Falls, Ont.-based…

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Sobeys price hike and telcos defend sales practices: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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TREB gives cease-and-desist letter to realtor who posted home sales data

The Toronto Real Estate Board says it has written to members who posted Greater Toronto Area home sales data requesting…

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Trudeau considering an appeal or legislation to end Trans Mountain impasse

A week after the Federal Court of Appeal quashed cabinet approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Prime Minister…

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Argentina announces new taxes, ministry cuts amid turmoil

Argentina’s President Mauricio Macri announced new taxes on exports and the elimination of several ministries on Monday in a bid…

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Airline luggage fees and mislabelled seafood: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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B.C.’s craft beer taking off in Asia — where a pint can cost up to $25

British Columbia’s craft beer scene is booming — and not just locally.   Seven B.C. craft brewers now have beers…

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