Air Canada exec to become new CEO of Air France-KLM

Air Canada chief operating officer Ben smith will leave the company to become the chief executive at Air France-KLM. Air…

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Warning signs global economic chaos could spread to Canada: Don Pittis

Canada’s latest job creation numbers out at the end of last week were astounding. The most recent figures for the country’s economic…

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Trump doubles steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey to 20 and 50%

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had authorized higher tariffs on imports from Turkey, imposing a 20 percent…

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China warns of retaliation if U.S. takes more trade steps

China’s government warned Wednesday it will retaliate if Washington imposes new trade penalties, following a report the Trump administration will…

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Shopify growth continues to slow in Q2, even as company beats analyst expectations

​Canadian e-commerce darling Shopify Inc. appears to be settling into a pattern of slowing growth. The Ottawa-based company revealed Tuesday…

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Air Canada, CIBC, TD and Visa offer to buy Aeroplan

Air Canada is teaming up with three financial services giants to try to buy its former loyalty program, Aeroplan, from…

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Bank of Canada raises benchmark interest rate to 1.5%, noting trade tensions

The Bank of Canada has decided to raise its benchmark interest rate to 1.5 per cent. Every six weeks, the…

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Deciem, the upstart Canadian skin care company aiming for global domination

A Toronto-based skin care company expects to make $300 million this year as sales surge on a product line sold…

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