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CALGARY WestJet says a Boeing 737 Max that was scheduled to fly from Calgary to Toronto on Friday returned to the gate before taking off due to a warning...
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TORONTO The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board is getting serious about climate change with a new commitment to achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions and ensuring their portfolio is more...
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The government s fund to pay for the removal of dangerous cladding is woefully inadequate, oversubscribed and taking too long to make buildings safe, campaigners say. More than three and...
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Dominic Barton, Canada’s ambassador to China, last May travelled to one of its tech hubs, Shenzhen, to express gratitude to BGI Group, a gene sequencing company that also administers a growing...
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TORONTO BMW Canada has lost a skirmish in its quest for $175 million in compensation from storage company Autoport for alleged damage to thousands of imported vehicles. In a...
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TORONTO Canada’s main stock index dipped to cap a losing week as COVID 19 virus and vaccine concerns weighed on the energy sector. The S&P/TSX composite index closed down 70.29...
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TORONTO In the wake of Julie Payette’s resignation from the role of governor general on Thursday after an investigation into harassment allegations, some Canadian workers may find themselves relating...
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CALGARY The leader of a group promoting Indigenous participation in oil and gas development as a solution to poverty on reserves says the cancellation of the Keystone XL pipeline...
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Canadians looking to head south of the border will soon need to provide a negative COVID 19 test before they can board a flight to the United States. Air Canada said...
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After a 10 month investigation, a task force commissioned by the Ontario government has issued a range of sweeping recommendations to reform the province’s securities regulator. The Capital Markets Modernization Task...
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TORONTO A growing number of Canadian tech businesses are promising to allow their staff to get vaccinated against COVID 19 on company time. At least 35 tech companies in the...
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The Health and Safety Executive HSE has received 134, 000 complaints since the crisis started, but issued only 192 enforcement notices. We aren t naïve, we fully understand some employers are...
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CHARLOTTETOWN A lozenge plant in Prince Edward Island has laid off 30 workers, citing an almost non existent cold and cough season amid COVID 19 restrictions. Island Abbey Foods...
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CHARLOTTETOWN A lozenge plant in Prince Edward Island has laid off 30 workers, citing an “almost non existent” cold and cough season amid COVID 19 restrictions. Island Abbey Foods said Friday...
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WASHINGTON Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will speak with U.S. President Joe Biden today amid continuing fallout from the death of the Keystone XL pipeline project. The phone call, Biden’s...
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TORONTO As Ontario struggles to beat back a dire wave of COVID 19, workplace spread has been singled out by public health experts, mayors and top health officials as a...
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OTTAWA Statistics Canada says retail sales climbed 1.3 per cent to $55.2 billion in November, rising for the seventh straight month as Black Friday boosted online shopping. But the...
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TEHRAN, IRAN Iran s capital and major cities plunged into darkness in recent weeks as rolling outages left millions without electricity for hours. Traffic lights died. Offices...
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The company announced it will be shutting down at the end of February, one of more than 200, 000 businesses on the brink of closure as the resurgence of the virus...
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They didn’t say the sky is falling, but the CMHC asked what would happen if it did. Some critics say it’s just the latest blow to the crown corporation’s credibility....