GM working to retrain employees affected by Oshawa plant closure

General Motors of Canada is working with other employers to identify jobs and targeted training programs for GM employees affected…

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U.S. stocks plunge following Huawei arrest

Stocks are plunging again as the arrest of a senior Chinese technology executive threatened to worsen trade tensions between Beijing…

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Overflowing production continues to dampen oil prices as Alberta premier mulls solutions

Oil market analyst Kevin Birn likens Western Canada’s crude supply to a bathtub with a drain that’s too small to…

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‘This isn’t what we were promised’: Amid GM closures, Trump’s economic policies are coming home to roost

At one time, Donald Trump’s words sounded reassuring to Tommy Wolikow. Now more than a year later, they just torment him.…

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Worst day for oil since 2015 as WTI price falls to $50 US a barrel

The price of a barrel of the most common blend of U.S. oil fell to its lowest level in more…

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Watchdog to probe how banks handle complaints

Canada’s financial consumer watchdog has got the green light to probe how banking customer complaints are handled internally and by…

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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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Worst may be yet to come for cannabis execs, pot users looking to cross Canada-U.S. border, experts say

Marijuana has been legal in Canada for a month already, but immigration lawyers and cannabis executives say when it comes…

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Bitcoin mining could cancel out climate change efforts, scientists say

Demand for bitcoin could single-handedly derail efforts to limit global warming because the increasingly popular digital currency takes huge amounts…

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Locking in your mortgage could save you money, but it depends on your plans

Homeowners with variable-rate mortgages have seen their rates rise over the past year as the Bank of Canada has raised…

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