Canadian dollar soars, stocks rise on trade deal optimism

The Canadian dollar was up three-quarters of cent and Toronto stocks moved upwards Monday after Canada secured a deal for…

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Canada ‘cautiously optimistic’ a NAFTA deal is in hand, ambassador says, as deadline draws near

Canada’s ambassador to Washington says he is optimistic a renegotiated NAFTA could soon be had, telling reporters Sunday that officials are…

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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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After fatal crash, Uber to expand its self-driving car research in Toronto

Months after a fatal crash involving one of its self-driving vehicles in Arizona, Uber is not only doubling down on…

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Morneau leaning toward ‘targeted measure’ to boost corporate investment – not tax cut

The federal government’s fall economic update is likely to include targeted tax measures to boost the country’s competitiveness instead of a…

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Canada’s concession on dairy not enough to seal NAFTA deal, U.S. economists say

There’s been growing calls from both sides of the border for Canada to make concessions on its protected dairy sector in…

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Canadian economy grew at 2.9% pace in 2nd quarter, lower than expected

Canada’s gross domestic product was essentially flat in June but expanded at a 2.9 per cent pace in the spring,…

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Ensign Energy Services makes $470M hostile takeover offer for Trinidad Drilling

Shares in Calgary-based Trinidad Drilling Ltd. leaped by almost 15 per cent on Monday after cross-town rival Ensign Energy Services…

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Canada Goose reports $18.7M loss amid international expansion plans

Luxury jacket maker Canada Goose Holdings Inc. says it incurred a net loss of $18.7 million in its first quarter…

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U.S. fast food brand Chick-fil-A announces plans to come to Canada

Canadians craving Chick-fil-A, Inc.’s signature chicken sandwiches soon won’t have to head south of the border to indulge. The controversial…

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