Bank of Canada holds key interest rate steady at 1.75%

The Bank of Canada has decided to keep its benchmark interest rate right where it is while it digests the…

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Trump threatens to cut GM’s electric car subsidies because of plant closures

U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he was “very disappointed” that General Motors was closing plants in the United…

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‘They should know better’: Funeral home chain skirting new rule with misleading sales tactics

Nearly two years after Marketplace exposed the common practice of aggressive sales tactics at the largest Canadian-owned funeral home chain,…

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BlackBerry to buy cybersecurity company Cylance for $1.4B US

BlackBerry Ltd. has signed a deal to acquire U.S. artificial intelligence and cybersecurity company Cylance for US$1.4 billion in cash.…

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The truth about teatoxes: Why health experts say this celeb-endorsed craze is unnecessary

It’s one of the latest celebrity-endorsed crazes sweeping social media: Teatoxing, the idea you can detoxify your body, reduce bloat,…

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Ontario ombudsman gets more than 1,000 complaints about cannabis store

Ontario’s ombudsman says his office has received more than 1,000 complaints about the province’s online cannabis store since it launched…

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Airlines, trucking industry face sharp rise in fuel prices

An obscure regulation targeting the international marine shipping industry could have a widespread impact on the economy, including the price…

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Blasting the earth with radio waves and one possible future for the oilsands

EDITOR’S NOTE: As part of our ongoing Road Ahead series, we are looking at companies that are experimenting with new…

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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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