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VANCOUVER Canfor Corp. says its net profit surged in the third quarter on record lumber earnings that were driven by an unprecedented increase in prices. The Vancouver based forest products...
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The charity s snapshot investigation found 70 listings of visually non compliant electrical products for sale, thousands of which were likely to have been sold. Products were analysed from the images...
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The retailer, whose sales have been falling in recent years, reported a £740m loss in the three months to May due to coronavirus disruption. Instead of operating its own stores,...
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Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump and his challenger former Vice President Joe Biden faced off in their second and final debate before the...
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Designed to help those who could not work due to lockdown, the Coronavirus Jobs Retention Scheme scheme supported more than 9.6 million workers at its peak. Workers on leave have...
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But Huawei said its ability to find component parts such as microchips has been put under intense pressure and its production and operations saw increasing difficulties . Disruptions in manufacturing caused...
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You can never know for certain if you have enough money to retire. There will always be wild cards that have the potential to derail you financially. Inflation could tick...
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TORONTO A Canadian class action against opioid makers will start the process of getting certified in a hearing next month, a key test on how courts here will handle...
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METEGHAN, N.S. As he stands calmly splicing anchor rope, Roger LeBlanc describes the anxiety, anger and suspicion over a Mi’kmaq lobster fishery that is coursing through his small Acadian...
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HALIFAX Cheryl Maloney, a Mi’kmaq treaty advocate and member of Sipekne’katik First Nation, stood on a wharf in the rural fishing village in Saulnierville, N.S. Under a pitch black sky,...
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CALGARY The federal government says it will provide $100 million from its strategic innovation fund over four years to accelerate the development and use of technologies to lower the...
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Less than two weeks before the U.S. election, some political campaigns are dealing with an unexpected obstacle on YouTube, the internet’s largest video site there isn’t enough space to run...
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Oil demand could see “lasting impacts” from the coronavirus while modest gains are projected in metals and agriculture prices as commodity markets recover from the shock of the pandemic, according...
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Moderna Inc. has completed enrolment of its 30, 000 participants in its final stage COVID 19 trial, while more than 25, 000 volunteers have received their second shot. The announcement on Thursday is another...
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The bank s Malaysian subsidiary also admitted to violating US anti bribery laws during its work raising money for Malaysia s state owned wealth fund. The settlement with the Department of Justice...
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UPDATE Following an assessment of the latest data, the Canaries, the Maldives, Denmark and Mykonos have been ADDED to the #TravelCorridors list. From 4am on Sunday 25th Oct, you will...
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Canadian oil prices are poised to strengthen next year as Mexican heavy crude exports to U.S. Gulf Coast refineries dwindle, according to BMO Capital Markets. Heavy Western Canadian Select’s discount...
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TORONTO Canada’s main stock index was down in late morning trading amid losses in the technology, utility and mining sectors, while U.S. stock markets were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite index...
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You’ve likely heard the cliche that when the United States sneezes, Canada catches a cold. What if that no longer happens What if both get sick, but Canada gets better...
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The evidence we ve seen so far consistently points in the same direction that Viagogo and StubHub have a market share of more than 90 combined and compete closely...