Canadian economy added 54,000 jobs in July, mostly part time

The Canadian economy added about 54,000 new jobs last month, causing the jobless rate to fall two-tenths of a percentage…

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In business, finding out what’s true is more valuable than ever: Don Pittis

When Tesla boss Elon Musk announced Tuesday he was thinking of arranging a buyback of all the electric car company’s shares,…

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Tiny hamlet of Balzac says it’s ready for Alberta’s Amazon warehouse

A southern Alberta hamlet says it’s ready to accommodate potentially thousands of new workers joining an Amazon shipping depot under…

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Facebook forecast for slowing growth, rising expenses sends stock down

Facebook Inc. on Wednesday warned of slowing revenue growth in the second half and said that expenses would grow faster…

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Sears retirees ask court for retailer’s remaining funds for pension deficit

Sears Canada Inc. retirees want an Ontario court to award them the remaining roughly $135 million of the former department…

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250 jobs lost in Canada with end of U.K. brand Jacques Vert

About 256 Canadian jobs will be lost with the collapse of British womenswear maker Calvetron Brands, which is behind labels…

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McDonald’s to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

McDonald’s said Friday it will switch to paper straws at all its locations in the United Kingdom and Ireland and test…

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Rogers cuts 75 jobs from digital content and publishing team

Rogers Communications is cutting the size of its digital content and publishing team by about one-third. The Toronto-based company says…

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Roots reports bigger first quarter loss as sales hampered by winter storm

Roots Corp. reported a loss of $5.6 million in its fiscal first quarter, an increase from the prior year, but…

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Starbucks closing more than 1,000 Canadian locations this afternoon for anti-bias training

Starbucks is closing about 1,100 Canadian locations for anti-bias training Monday afternoon in a bid to make its stores more…

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