Why tech giants don’t invest tax cuts in American jobs: Don Pittis

More than $100 billion US in tax cuts that were supposed to “make America great again” went into the pockets…

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Imperial Oil forges ahead with construction of $2.6B Aspen oilsands project

Imperial Oil Ltd.’s commitment to begin construction this year on its $2.6-billion Aspen oilsands project in northern Alberta comes less…

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Second Cup converting 2 Alberta cafés to cannabis dispensaries, will review rest of chain

The Second Cup Ltd. says it has started a strategic review of the coffee chain company despite reporting improved financial…

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Cameco reports $28M third-quarter profit compared with loss a year ago

Cameco Corp. says it earned $28 million in its latest quarter compared with a loss in the same quarter last…

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Sobeys parent Empire Co. warns food prices will rise partly due to new tariffs

The parent company of grocery chain Sobeys Inc. was “a little slow on the trigger” to pass on the higher…

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Trade ‘front and centre’ in Bank of Canada’s call to hold interest rate

The unknown consequences of ongoing trade tensions were front and centre in the Bank of Canada’s decision this week to…

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Fed chair Jerome Powell signals rate hikes ahead if U.S. economy stays strong

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is signalling that he expects the Fed to continue gradually raising interest rates if the…

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Canadians on track to spend almost $6B on pot this year — most of it the illegal variety

On an annualized basis Canadians spent $5.7 billion on marijuana between April and June, Statistics Canada says, as consumption of…

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Ontario asks court to toss lawsuit from Tesla over electric vehicle rebates

Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government has asked the province’s Superior Court to throw out a petition from the Canadian arm of…

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U.S.-China trade war escalates as latest tariffs kick in

The United States and China — the world’s two largest economies — are escalating their trade war by implementing 25…

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