Canada will feel oilpatch pain, but likely not as bad as 2015: Poloz

The negative impacts of low oil prices that have struck Western Canada will reverberate across the entire national economy, the…

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Investor pressure drives Royal Dutch Shell to take action on climate change

Welcome to The National Today newsletter, which takes a closer look at what’s happening around some of the day’s most notable stories.…

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Canadian steel buyers racing to get imports into country through tariff exemptions

Canadian steel buyers are racing to get construction steel into the country to claim first-come, first-serve exemptions from tariffs that…

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Facing despair as a strong economy fails to defeat climate change: Don Pittis

It is not unreasonable that the majority of Canadians and the 97 per cent of scientists who understand that climate…

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Canadian MPs criticize Facebook’s Zuckerberg for U.K. parliament no-show

Facebook came under fire on Tuesday from lawmakers from several countries — including Canada — who accused the firm of undermining…

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$250K investment mystery: Accountant admits in recorded call he doesn’t know where money is

The daughter of a Kingston, Ont., senior who lost $250,000 after his trusted accountant encouraged him to invest in a…

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Samsung apologizes for illnesses at chip, liquid display factories

Samsung Electronics apologized Friday for illnesses and deaths of some of its workers, saying it failed to create a safe…

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Culinary tourism hobbled by taxes, labour shortages, says internal report

The Liberal government’s grand plan to make Canada a “culinary destination” for foreign tourists — think poutine or potted moose…

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Nissan chair Carlos Ghosn arrested in financial misconduct probe

Nissan Motor’s chair Carlos Ghosn has been arrested and will be dismissed for alleged under-reporting of his income and misuse…

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Canadian oilsands player calls for government to mandate production cuts

One of the country’s largest oilsands players, Cenovus Energy, is urging the Alberta government to implement “temporary” production cuts across the oil sector as Canadian crude prices…

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