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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Largest Aimia shareholder says Air Canada group’s offer was ‘blatantly inadequate’

The largest shareholder in Aeroplan’s parent company, Aimia Inc., has applauded the firm’s board of directors for not agreeing to sell…

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Canada to join Mexico, Japan, South Korea and the EU in auto tariff talks

Canada will join Mexico and European and Asian auto-producing countries this week to plot strategy ahead of the potential imposition…

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Canada drops mustard from retaliatory tariff list while ketchup remains a target

Canada may have declared war on American-made ketchup, but has given its sidekick, mustard, a reprieve. Mustard made the proposed…

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WestJet enters the ultra-low-cost flying space with Swoop

Canada’s low-cost air travel market will get a bit more crowded tomorrow as WestJet’s discount line, Swoop, takes to the skies. A…

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How U.S. tariffs on cars could hit Canadians

Donald Trump’s weapon of choice in the trade standoff between Canada and the U.S. has, up to this point, been…

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Koodo goes paperless and new WestJet-RBC rewards program: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

U.S. President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese…

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HBC shareholders challenge executive renumeration, real estate plans

Hudson’s Bay Company faced a fight from some of its most prominent investors Tuesday over its decision to award executives…

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