Greenhouse growers turn to cannabis to cash in on lucrative crop

Move over tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers, it’s time to make room for your popular new cousin in the agriculture business: Cannabis.…

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Stock market experts say this is a stumble, not a plunge

Whoa, what was that? After months of relative calm, North American stock markets have been jolted by a sudden run of turbulent…

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Oilsands bitumen prices in negative territory, analyst calculates

A financial analyst says prices being paid for Western Canadian oilsands bitumen have fallen so far that producers are losing…

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More than a dozen federal departments flunked a credit card security test

The Canada Revenue Agency, the RCMP, Statistics Canada and more than a dozen other federal departments and agencies have failed…

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Why the USMCA likely won’t unleash a wave of pent-up business investment

With a trade deal (whatever name you want to call it) now reached between Canada, Mexico and the United States,…

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Barrick Gold buys Africa’s Randgold to become world’s biggest gold miner

Toronto based Barrick Gold has agreed to buy Randgold Resources for $6.1 billion in stock to create the world’s largest gold miner. Investors will…

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Coca-Cola, Aurora exploring potential for cannabis-infused drinks

Coca-Cola said on Monday it was closely watching the growing marijuana-infused drinks market, responding to a media report that the…

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Turkish lira loses another 7% as economic crisis deepens

Turkey’s central bank announced Monday a series of measures to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a…

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Stocks in U.S. lift on strong earnings as trade fight caps gains

Stock markets lifted on Monday after strong corporate earnings helped Wall Street close higher, but a tariff dispute between the…

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Why companies are looking to Alberta to produce plastic

The truck traffic at Inter Pipeline’s construction site northeast of Edmonton seems to never stop, nor does the work on the foundation of…

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