Toronto company offers cash to ‘cannabis connoisseurs’ to smoke

Getting paid to smoke pot is no longer a toker’s daydream. A cannabis firm is looking to hire five pot…

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U.S. reclaims title as world’s No. 1 oil producer

The United States may have reclaimed the title of the world’s biggest oil producer sooner than expected. The U.S. Energy…

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CMHC says annual pace of housing starts slowed in August compared with July

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing construction starts slowed in August compared with July. The agency…

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Maker of GMO salmon says it sold 4.5 tonnes in Canada this year but won’t say to whom

Prepared sashimi products is where you’re likely to find genetically modified salmon in Canada, the CEO of AquaBounty Technologies, a Massachusetts-based biotechnology…

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Trudeau considering an appeal or legislation to end Trans Mountain impasse

A week after the Federal Court of Appeal quashed cabinet approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Prime Minister…

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DavidsTea shareholder demands answers on Segal’s leadership, CEO search

A major DavidsTea shareholder says the founder’s takeover of the board of directors at the beverage company will cause it…

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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 needs to materially raise purchase price for Aeroplan, says analyst

A group led by Air Canada needs to “materially raise” its $250 million cash offer to purchase the Aeroplan loyalty…

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Trump says agreed with EU to work to lower trade barriers

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States and the European Union were kicking off talks aimed at lowering trade…

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Oil and parties do mix: $70-a-barrel crude keeps Stampede good times rolling

After a week of stampeding, Marg McCuaig-Boyd starts to sound like many Calgarians. Alberta’s energy minister is hoarse as she’s beginning to…

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