U.S. Sears files for bankruptcy protection amid plunging sales, massive debt

Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. Sears once dominated…

Continue Reading →

Don’t take pot on international flights, transport minister warns

Canada’s transport minister says travellers aboard domestic flights will be allowed to carry a small quantity of cannabis with them…

Continue Reading →

‘A sigh of relief,’ threatened auto tariffs not imposed in new NAFTA

There are no auto tariffs placed on Canadian vehicles as outlined in the new free trade agreement, after negotiations concluded…

Continue Reading →

Ontario government introduces legislation regulating recreational pot

The Ontario government has introduced legislation governing the licensing and regulation of the province’s private cannabis retail marketplace. The Progressive…

Continue Reading →

Tony Clement reflects on ‘dire situation’ that led to 2009 auto bailout

It was a decade ago that the North American auto industry was sent into a tailspin after the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy…

Continue Reading →

CBS negotiates exit with CEO Leslie Moonves amid new sexual harassment claims

CBS is expected to announce on Monday that Chief Executive Leslie Moonves is resigning, said sources on Sunday, as six additional women came forward…

Continue Reading →

Trade ‘front and centre’ in Bank of Canada’s call to hold interest rate

The unknown consequences of ongoing trade tensions were front and centre in the Bank of Canada’s decision this week to…

Continue Reading →

Burnaby loses fight to appeal Trans Mountain pipeline ruling to Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an application by the City of Burnaby, B.C., to appeal a lower court…

Continue Reading →

It’s been 3,453 days since the last bear market, so is one about to roar?

In March 2009, Barack Obama was president of the United States, a ship captain named Richard Phillips was about to…

Continue Reading →

Air Canada exec to become new CEO of Air France-KLM

Air Canada chief operating officer Ben smith will leave the company to become the chief executive at Air France-KLM. Air…

Continue Reading →