Shopify ‘confident’ on pot e-commerce because ‘cannabis isn’t Kylie Cosmetics’

Shopify Inc.’s vice president is “very confident” that the first day of recreational pot sales in Canada will be smooth…

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$40B LNG project in northern B.C. gets go-ahead

Construction is going ahead on a massive, $40-billion liquefied natural gas project in northern B.C., hours after five primary investors…

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Former Silicon Valley developer wants to help U.S. tech workers move to Canada

A developer who formerly worked for LinkedIn in Silicon Valley is offering Canadian tech companies a solution to their talent shortage. Vikram…

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Cenovus shares get a lift from crude rail deals

Cenovus Energy Inc. shares increased nearly seven per cent after the oilsands producer said it signed three-year deals with Canada’s…

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U.S. central bank chief issues warning on Canadian housing without even realizing it: Don Pittis

The world’s most powerful central banker has confirmed that U.S. interest rates are on the way up — and if…

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Rural Canada Post carriers may see 25% wage hike after pay equity dispute

An arbitrator has released a ruling in a long-standing pay equity dispute at Canada Post that gives rural carriers a…

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Hackers steal $60 million US in cryptocurrency from Japan exchange

Hackers have stolen $60 million US worth of cryptocurrencies from a Japanese digital currency exchange, the operators said Thursday. Tech Bureau…

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Fed chair Jerome Powell signals rate hikes ahead if U.S. economy stays strong

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is signalling that he expects the Fed to continue gradually raising interest rates if the…

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Google’s following you and Greyhound bus deserts: 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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How hydrogen could shake up Canada’s energy sector

A few decades ago there was hype around hydrogen because of how one day it may replace gasoline and diesel…

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