AltaGas shares soar after it cuts dividend, announces new round of asset sales

Shares in AltaGas Ltd. soared on Thursday morning after it announced it will slash its dividend by 56 per cent…

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China cancels meetings with B.C. trade mission in wake of Huawei executive’s arrest

The detention of an executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei in Canada is already having repercussions in Canadian-Chinese trade relations. Bruce Ralston, British Columbia’s…

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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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Diversified Metal Engineering in P.E.I. in receivership, says province

After 27 years of business in Charlottetown, Diversified Metal Engineering has been suddenly thrown into receivership. Workforce and Advanced Learning…

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How did Black Friday eclipse Boxing Day in Canada?

The once-uniquely American shopping tradition of Black Friday is now bigger in Canada than Boxing Day. That’s according to the Retail…

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Inflation rate inches up to 2.4% in October

Canada’s annual inflation rate remained above the central bank’s target for the ninth straight month in October, data showed on…

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Alberta may buy rail cars to increase oil transport capacity

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says her government is continuing to push Ottawa to do more to facilitate transporting a greater volume…

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BlackBerry to buy cybersecurity company Cylance for $1.4B US

BlackBerry Ltd. has signed a deal to acquire U.S. artificial intelligence and cybersecurity company Cylance for US$1.4 billion in cash.…

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After Montana ruling, TransCanada not sure when Keystone construction can begin

TransCanada Corp. says it doesn’t know when it will be able to build its Keystone XL pipeline after a Montana…

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Chinese electric cars are coming to Canada, but you can’t have one yet: Don Pittis

The Chinese are coming. After years of predictions that made-in-China electric-car technology was poised to dominate the global market, the country’s…

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