China fires back with higher tariffs on $60B of U.S. products

China on Tuesday announced a tariff hike on $60 billion of U.S. products in response to President Donald Trump’s latest…

Continue Reading →

Alibaba founder Jack Ma to step down as chairman in September 2019

Jack Ma, who founded e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and helped to launch China’s online retailing boom, announced Monday that he…

Continue Reading →

Useful lessons from Venezuela’s crumbling populist economy: Don Pittis

In an era of polarized politics, the reaction last week when Canada’s Special Envoy to Myanmar Bob Rae tweeted about Venezuela, should…

Continue Reading →

Elon Musk says Tesla to remain public

Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says investors have convinced him that he shouldn’t take the company private, so the firm…

Continue Reading →

Trump asks SEC to consider getting rid of quarterly reports

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact…

Continue Reading →

NEB allows Trans Mountain to begin construction on parts of pipeline expansion

The National Energy Board says Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC can start construction on sections of its pipeline expansion in Alberta…

Continue Reading →

Freshii shares down on earnings miss

Freshii share prices tumbled almost 10 per cent in early afternoon trading as the Toronto-based restaurant chain missed earnings expectations…

Continue Reading →

Row over jailed activists won’t affect oil shipments to Canada, Saudi minister says

A row over human rights in Saudi Arabia will not have any impact on Saudi oil supplies to Canada, its energy minister…

Continue Reading →