Oilpatch stays home from B.C. conference after Whistler mayor calls for climate-change compensation

Oilpatch pushback to a letter written by the mayor of Whistler, B.C., has led to the cancellation​ of the energy-related…

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Aphria names special committee to investigate allegations by short-sellers

Marijuana producer Aphria Inc., says its board of directors has appointed a special committee of independent directors to review the…

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Cannabis producer Aphria stock plunges for 2nd day as company rebuts short seller’s fraud allegations

Shares in Canadian cannabis company Aphria Inc. plunged for the second day in a row on Tuesday as the company…

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‘We’re outraged’: Union rips Liberal back-to-work bill for Canada Post carriers

The union representing Canada Post carriers is accusing the federal government of violating its members’ constitutional rights by pushing emergency legislation…

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Greater fool theory comes back to haunt bitcoin and tech stocks: Don Pittis

So, when a speculative investment plunges in value, where does the money go?  As bitcoin crashes to year-long lows, as tech…

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Postal workers’ union makes counter-offer

There is no end in sight for rotating strikes hitting Canada Post deliveries, after the postal workers’ union rejected the…

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Ready for anything — the business advantage of military experience: Don Pittis

Maybe Jay McArthur would never have had a chance to start his Brighton, Ont., home inspection business had he not…

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After almost a century in Nelson, B.C., the last Greyhound rolls through

Seventy-five-year-old Helena Petkau waits patiently for the Greyhound to roll into Nelson B.C.’s bus depot at the back of a…

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Misleading sales practices not a ‘systemic’ problem, telecom firms tell CRTC

Canada’s cable and internet companies are defending themselves against claims they have been misleading their customers and using aggressive sales…

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‘I feel cheated’: Telco customer set to speak on Day 1 of CRTC hearing into misleading sales practices

Shawn Ahmed says he knew he wanted to participate, as soon as he learned the CRTC asked to hear, in person, from…

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