Cyber crooks increasingly targeting home devices: report

Cyber criminals are shifting their attention from traditional computers to internet-connected devices in Canadian homes, says the government’s cyber security…

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Auto sales dip 9.4% in November, marking 9 months of declines

Auto sales in Canada were down for the ninth straight month in November, dipping 9.4 per cent to 143,668 vehicles.…

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Fall economic statement sets target of 50 per cent export growth by 2025

Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s Fall Economic Statement puts more money where the Trudeau government’s mouth is on its trade diversification…

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Canadian GDP expanded by 0.1% in August

Statistics Canada says real gross domestic product edged up 0.1 per cent in August, the seventh consecutive month to see…

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Market jitters lead to more declines as investors face growing risks

It’s been a shaky month for investors in North American markets. Tuesday saw benchmark stock indexes register more triple-digit declines…

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‘Cannabis isn’t as easy to grow as people think’, and then there’s the paperwork

Snags in the supply chains of legal retail pot stores across Canada are no big surprise for a fledgling industry…

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Brian Mulroney joins board of directors of New York-based pot company

Former prime minister Brian Mulroney is joining the board of directors of an American cannabis company. Acreage Holdings, one of…

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WestJet bans staff in ‘safety-sensitive’ jobs from off-duty cannabis use

WestJet Airlines Ltd. says it will follow the lead of rival Air Canada in banning pot use for staff in…

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Uber for buses? How some Canadian cities are using technology to tackle transit troubles

A small city in eastern Ontario is running an experiment that could one day have a big impact on public…

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Canadian borrowers will feel this week’s U.S. interest rate hike: Don Pittis

Markets are so certain that U.S. Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell will raise rates this week that a failure to hike would…

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