Pot grower Aphria Inc. applies to list on New York Stock Exchange

Licensed producer Aphria Inc. has applied to list its common shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The Leamington, Ont.-based cannabis company submitted its registration statement to U.S. securities regulators today. An Aphria spokeswoman says the company will provide details such as its anticipated trading date and ticker symbol when available and after it receives […]

Abbott Nutrition recalls meal replacements including Ensure Plus for possible bacterial contamination

Abbott Nutrition is recalling a number of canned nutritional beverages due to possible bacterial contamination. The Chicago-based company is recalling products under its Ensure Plus, Jevity and TwoCal brands, among others. Full details are available on the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s website, which says there has been one reported illness associated with the products. The CFIA […]

CIBC experiencing outage, customers can’t log in to banking services

CIBC is experiencing what the bank calls a “system issue” that’s stopping many customers from logging in online, on the mobile app or by phone. Customers reported problems logging in across all of the bank’s systems early Friday morning, and the bank acknowledged an unnamed technological issue was at the root of the problem. But in […]

‘A public relations nightmare’: Ticketmaster recruits pros for secret scalper program

LATEST UPDATES: After publication of this story, Ticketmaster issued a statement to CBC News saying it was “categorically untrue that Ticketmaster has any program in place to enable resellers to acquire large volumes of tickets.” It also said it had already begun an internal review of professional reseller accounts and employee practices before the CBC News story came out. Box-office […]

Tesla turns over documents related to Musk’s claim he’ll take the company private

Tesla Inc. has turned over documents to the U.S. Justice Department after statements by CEO Elon Musk about taking the company private, the electric car maker confirmed Tuesday. The Palo Alto, California, company said it co-operated with the request and believes the matter should be resolved quickly once federal prosecutors review information they have received, […]

Aurora Cannabis says no deal yet to make marijuana-infused drinks

Aurora Cannabis issued a statement early Tuesday saying it does not have a deal with Coke or any other beverage company to create cannabis-infused beverages. Aurora trading was halted in the morning after the stock rose 14 per cent to $10.40 on top of a spike Monday after reports it was in talks with Coca-Cola. […]

Alibaba founder Jack Ma to step down as chairman in September 2019

Jack Ma, who founded e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and helped to launch China’s online retailing boom, announced Monday that he will step down as the company’s chairman next September. In a letter released by Alibaba, Ma said he will be succeeded by CEO Daniel Zhang. Ma handed over the CEO’s post to Zhang in 2013 […]

U.S. to impose anti-dumping duties of 24% plus on Canadian-made pipes

The United States says it will impose preliminary anti-dumping duties on large-diameter welded pipe from Canada and five other countries. The U.S. Department of Commerce said it will collect 24.38 per cent cash deposits on imports from Canada that were worth almost $180 million US in 2017. The other countries being hit with duties include […]