Monsanto ordered to pay $289M US in California Roundup lawsuit over cancer claims

A California jury on Friday found Monsanto liable in a lawsuit filed by a man who alleged the company’s glyphosate-based…

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Cineplex profit jumps on higher attendance, more concession revenue

A trio of superhero movies, increasing audience numbers and a focus on concession stand offerings helped Cineplex Inc. report a…

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China to impose additional tariffs on $16B worth of U.S. goods

China is imposing additional tariffs of 25 per cent on $16 billion US worth of U.S. imports from fuel and…

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An attempt to understand Canada’s inheritance tax backlash: Don Pittis

Anyone who thinks the CBC does not serve conservative-leaning Canadians should look at the comments for a recent online story about inheritance taxes.…

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How the tech behind bitcoin could safeguard marijuana sales data

The technology that powers bitcoin could be deployed to track the flow of legal product in Canada’s marijuana market without compromising…

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China vows retaliation for latest U.S. tariff threat

China slammed the U.S. threat to expand tariff hikes to imports including apples, fish sticks and French doors as a…

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Auto tariffs would be ‘catastrophic’ to Canada and cost 100,000 jobs, dealers warn

The U.S. government threat to put a tariff on all Canadian-made vehicles would be ‘catastrophic’ to Canada’s economy, costing 100,000…

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Revenue agency falling behind as uncollected taxes owed rise to $44 billion

The amount of tax that Canadians admit to owing Ottawa but haven’t paid rose to a record $43.8 billion this…

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Ross says U.S. must create ‘more painful’ environment in trade

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday the United States needs to make it harder for its trading partners to…

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Fix tax rate or risk business exodus, trade association warns

Another of Canada’s largest business groups is warning that Ottawa needs to act now to lower corporate taxes or risk…

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