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EDMONTON Alberta is to bring in its new budget Thursday while juggling a sluggish economy, multibillion dollar deficits and escalating conflicts with public sector workers. “There continues to be heavy lifting...
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The Montreal based engineering consultant says its net income attributable to shareholders was $40.5 million for the period ended Dec. 31, down from $43.3 million a year earlier. Excluding one time items,...
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One of the largest clothing retailers in the United States is cutting ties with Peter Nygard following multiple allegations of sexual assault against the Canadian fashion mogul. A Dillard’s spokesperson...
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NEW YORK—From shoes and T shirts to dolls and tote bags, more companies and brands are getting into the business of Black History Month but trying not to leave the impression...
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The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration FAA has prepared an airworthiness directive requiring all Boeing 737 Maxes to be inspected for a manufacturing defect the jet maker discovered in December. All...
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WINNIPEG Models walked the runway as some of Manitoba’s most influential people sat alongside and clapped in celebration of self declared fashion king Peter Nygard. It was 2018 and Winnipeg...
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Katherine Johnson, the venerated NASA mathematician who was depicted in the film “Hidden Figures, ” died Monday, NASA said in a tweet. She was 101. “Ms. Johnson helped our nation enlarge...
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Rail blockades are upending Canadian meat and grain supply chains, pushing storage capacity to its limit and squeezing the flow of feed and propane to farms as producers rack up...
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When he agreed in 2012 to cross the Atlantic and swap the governorship of the Bank of Canada for that of the Bank of England, Mark Carney declared he was...
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Airports, often hemmed in by neighbourhoods, highways or water, already struggle to keep up with the rising number of air travellers. And the number is expected to keep going up...
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The Lunenburg based fisheries company says its net loss for its fourth quarter surged to US$3 million or nine cents per diluted share compared with a loss of US$810, 000 or two...
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NEWS Delta Air Lines said Wednesday it will reduce flights to South Korea as concern rises about the spread of the new virus beyond China. Delta said...
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CALGARY Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is warning the province’s $1 billion fund established last year to support Indigenous participation in major projects won’t have any projects to back if the...
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HONG KONG—Global banks rushed to bolster their contingency measures as the threat posed by the novel coronavirus reverberated through the financial system, dragging down stock markets and freezing credit markets....
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TJX Cos., owner of the Marshalls and TJ Maxx chains, jumped the most in two years after posting sales that far outpaced Wall Street estimates. Comparable stores sales — a...
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TORONTO While the rest of the world added 346 billionaires in one year, Canadas population of ultra rich remained unchanged, according to a new global ranking of the...
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OTTAWA Shares of Kinaxis Inc. shot up about 15 per cent after the company announced it had acquired India based Prana Consulting Inc. to boost its global supply chain business....
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GATINEAU, Que. The CEO of Rogers Communications Inc. says that Canada’s wireless industry has not fully matured and still needs “careful nourishing” as it makes huge investments in fifth generation...
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The 60 year old executive went on to oversee that very park as head of Disney’s resorts business, and now he’s taking charge of the entire $70 billion U.S. a year empire as the...
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NEW YORK—Lowe’s Cos. reported two key sales measures that missed analysts’ estimates last quarter despite a buoyant U.S. housing market. Over the past few months, lower borrowing rates have lured...