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Sweets and fatty snacks sold at checkouts and as part of supermarket deals will be banned under new government proposals to halve childhood obesity in England by 2030. Tighter restrictions...
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Stagecoach and Virgin Trains, which had a 90 and 10 stake in the venture respectively, handed over control on Sunday after running it since 2015. The Department for Transport will...
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Zac Lobo, 20, dreams of working in media. Harjaap Makkar, 21, sees himself as an entrepreneur. Catherine Champion, just 14, thinks she wants to be a financial advisor. The one...
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VIENNA OPEC nations and oil producing countries not in the cartel say they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude...
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Industry and aboriginal interests align in a growing number of areas, and many successful projects are emerging from these collaborations, says Perrin Beatty, president and chief executive of the...
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In an appearance before the House of Commons trade committee on Tuesday, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland vowed Canada is making detailed preparations in the event Donald Trump imposes steep...
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Parts of the network are leased to Axia by the provincial government. Its contract expires June 30, and if it isn’t renewed, the company would no longer be able to...
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CALGARY The National Energy Board says it has approved modified plans for the Burnaby Terminal of the Trans Mountain pipeline project, clearing a final regulatory hurdle for construction to...
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The chill that has crept over some segments of the Toronto housing market may soon extend to one of its persistent hot spots condominiums. Evidence of a slowdown is emerging...
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Questions about the journey and the destination — and the relative importance of both — have occupied the minds of poets, writers, essayists and philosophers for hundreds of years. Those...
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He was arrested on Monday as part of an investigation into suspected fraud and false advertising, involving the sale of vehicles equipped with emissions cheating software. He has spent the...
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After more than 60 years spent stuck in the passenger seat, the Gulf kingdom s 15.1 million women can finally take control of the steering wheel when the ban on...
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VANCOUVER British Columbia has selected Shopify Inc. to provide an e commerce platform for the online sale of non medical cannabis in the province. The Liquor Distribution Branch, which will be...
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Google was supposed to guide me to the door of FinDev Canada, the new federal agency that will invest $300 million in some of the world’s poorest countries. Instead, I’m...
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Bank of Montreal is revamping its U.S. digital operation and targeting small businesses in the Midwest to boost growth at its BMO Harris Bank lender. The new U.S. strategy, which...
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OTTAWA—Canada’s envoy to Washington will brief finance ministers from across the federation next week on the roller coaster relationship with the United States. Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau will host his...
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High Street landlords were unhappy with the plan as they will have to shoulder the burden of financial losses, but they were outvoted. The retailer will now go ahead and...
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Canada s main stock index was up sharply in late morning trading as oil prices rose, while the loonie slipped on muted inflation data. The Toronto Stock Exchange s S&P/TSX...
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WASHINGTON—The United States attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from around the globe and threatening to hit tens of billions of dollars in Chinese products. Now, the world...
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Minto Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust is adding to the roster of property companies tapping Canadian equity markets this year, raising $200 million in its initial public offering, according to...