Canadian outdoor giant targets trans community in marketing campaign

Canadian outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) is trying to tap into the hearts and wallets of the transgender community,…

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National Bank of Canada hikes dividend on strong 4th quarter profits

National Bank of Canada hiked its dividend as it reported fourth-quarter net income of $566 million, up eight per cent…

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Quora says hackers stole information on 100 million users

Question-and-answer website Quora.com says hackers have gained access to encrypted passwords and user IDs for as many as 100 million of…

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Notley says Alberta will buy rail cars to move oil, wants Ottawa to chip in

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley said today her government is only weeks away from finalizing a purchase of rail cars to move…

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Agribition panelists encourage Sask. First Nations to explore economic potential of cannabis production

Cannabis has been a hot topic all year — and a Wednesday panel discussion at the Western Canadian Agribition aimed to explore…

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Farmers ready to get political in 2019

After another tough fall harvest, this time the result of early snowfall blanketing crops, many farmers across the prairies are…

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Barrick shareholders give vote of confidence for Randgold takeover

Barrick Gold Corp. says shareholders have voted more than 99 per cent in favour of a takeover of Randgold Resources…

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Greyhound service in Western Canada stops at midnight: Now what?

Small towns from Osoyoos, B.C., to Massey, Ont., will lose their bus connection to the wider world Wednesday night, when…

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Clean tech solutions need to scale up in the battle against climate change, experts say

From solar power to self-driving electric cars, we already have access to the technologies and tools that can help battle the…

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Blasting the earth with radio waves and one possible future for the oilsands

EDITOR’S NOTE: As part of our ongoing Road Ahead series, we are looking at companies that are experimenting with new…

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