Investors could help Canada’s cannabis industry improve its social and environmental record, experts say

Investors who’ve shied away from cannabis out of concern about whether legalization will be good for Canada should consider buying in…

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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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RCMP looks into CRA and government inaction on privacy: 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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After-work emails cause stress, even if you don’t open them

Bringing work home cuts into personal time and the opportunity to decompress. But a recent study found that it’s not…

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Pinterest to open first Canadian office in Toronto

Pinterest is opening its first office in Canada in Toronto at the start of October in an effort to expand…

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Owner of Sobeys, FreshCo, Foodland, IGA, Price Chopper buying Ontario grocery chain Farm Boy for $800M

The parent company of grocery chain Sobeys Inc. says it has reached a deal to acquire food retailer Farm Boy…

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Privacy experts say choosing life insurance tied to fitness tracking could have unintended consequences

Privacy experts say they’re concerned life-insurance programs that reward customers for behaviours like logging their activity using a fitness tracker could have…

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As legalization looms, pot dispensaries wrestle with whether to close now to go legit later

Justin Loizos is a cannabis convert. After dealing with chronic pain for years as a result of multiple sclerosis, he eventually…

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Feds to spend $117M for Churchill railway sale, repairs

The federal government is spending $117 million to help facilitate the deal to sell and begin repairs to the flood-damaged rail line to…

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Union defends video identifying ‘scabs’ at D-J Composites after workers report threats

A video blasting replacement workers for crossing the picket line at D-J Composites in Gander, N.L., is proving to be…

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