Liberal government writes off $1.1B US loan to Chrysler, plus interest, docs show

The Liberal government has quietly written off a $2.6-billion auto-sector loan that was cobbled together to save Chrysler during the…

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Abbott Nutrition recalls meal replacements including Ensure Plus for possible bacterial contamination

Abbott Nutrition is recalling a number of canned nutritional beverages due to possible bacterial contamination. The Chicago-based company is recalling products…

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TSX up slightly as loonie rises

Canada’s main stock index was trading up slightly in mid-morning as gold and cannabis stocks traded up, while U.S. markets…

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Nestlé, Tim Hortons named Canada’s top plastic polluters

Much of the plastic trash cleaned up from Canadian shorelines by volunteers in September could be traced back five companies:…

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Stunning jobs numbers mean Amazon wage hikes may spread: Don Pittis

A plunge in the U.S. jobless rate to levels not seen in nearly half a century could be a new…

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Canada’s economy is set to slow down even with a NAFTA deal, economists say

Much has been said about the importance of a trade deal with the U.S. for the Canadian economy, as officials…

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Canada’s inflation rate rises to 3%, highest level since 2011

The inflation rate rose in every province in July, according to Statistics Canada. (Yuya Shino/Reuters) Canada’s inflation rate rose to…

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Credit card firms to trim merchant fees, but retailers group ‘underwhelmed’

The federal government says credit card companies have agreed to trim the fees they charge the country’s businesses by 10…

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Canadian Tire shares slide as Q2 profit falls, revenue below analyst estimates

Canadian Tire Corp.’s second-quarter profit was down compared with last year and and its revenue growth came in below analyst…

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