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Justin Trudeau modified his COVID 19 recovery plan this week. Rather than “bold, ” the prime minister said the government’s fall agenda will instead be “ambitious” and “responsible, ” which might be the...
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The chair of the Alberta Investment Management Corporation is calling on the federal government to transition its spending away from social programs and into efficient economic stimulus that can directly...
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OTTAWA Retail sales in Canada hit a wall in July after big gains in May and June, a sign that the economic recovery could be slow and...
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The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday it will ban Chinese owned TikTok and WeChat from U.S. app stores on Sunday and will bar the apps from accessing essential internet services in...
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The gift from Admiral s Chief Executive David Stevens and his wife Heather will be shared between 7, 500 staff in south Wales and 3, 000 overseas. Full time workers will get £1, 000...
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TORONTO Shares in Kinross Gold Corp. rose by more than 10 per cent on Friday after it announced it would introduce its first dividend in seven years in view...
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ST. JOHN’S, N.L. Though it wasn’t exactly what it had sought, the Newfoundland and Labrador government has succeeded in passing a bill to get through the coming months while...
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OTTAWA Canada’s first national pay equity commissioner is having her term extended amid delays getting new pay equity legislation into action. Karen Jensen was appointed a year ago to the Canadian...
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NEW DELHI—Apple announced Friday that it will launch its first online store in India next week, as it seeks to increase sales in one of the world’s fastest growing smartphone markets....
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MONTREAL Canadian airlines are cancelling hundreds of flights as hopes for a spike in demand fall flat, snarling plans for the few passengers who remain. Figures from flight data...
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TANZANIA, TANZANIA—The World Food Program chief warned Thursday that millions of people are closer to starvation because of the deadly combination of conflict, climate change and the COVID 19 pandemic and...
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OTTAWA Public Safety Minister Bill Blair says the partial closure of the border with the United States is being extended another month, to Oct. 21. Crossings of the border...
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VANCOUVER Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. is confirming a third death after an underground accident Monday at its Platreef mine development project in South Africa. The Vancouver based company says the workers...
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Preorders for the new Sony PlayStation sold out almost immediately last night, but Walmart has announced it will be offering more units tonight at 9 p.m. EST. These are sure...
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How dare somebody treat him [like that], and he finds out he is replaced on social media They never spoke to him. That for me is utterly despicable and is...
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Canadian miner Kinross Gold Corp. is boosting output and paying its first dividend in seven years after gold prices surged to a record. The Toronto based company will give shareholders three...
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OTTAWA Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 0.6 per cent in July to $52.9 billion, helped by higher sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations. Economists...
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TORONTO Canada’s main stock index pushed higher in early trading, helped by gains in the industrial and technology sectors, while U.S. stock markets were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite index...
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TORONTO Canada s main stock index pushed higher in early trading, helped by gains in the industrial and technology sectors, while U.S. stock markets were mixed. The...
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The Department of Commerce said it would bar people in the US from downloading the messaging and video sharing apps through any app store on any platform. The Trump administration says...