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Investors have been slow to warm to stock in Enthusiast Gaming, which operates the largest online network of gaming sites in North America. The stock was flat this year until...
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... 35 per cent stake. This is a David and Goliath contest. Garda has annual......
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This year marks the 40th anniversary of the National Energy Program, one of the most arrogant and misguided acts by a Canadian federal government. Ranking high on the list of...
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Stock in the operator of 25 casinos across Canada, including Casino Woodbine in Toronto, soared in response to last week’s announced $2.1 billion purchase of the firm by New York private...
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This week, Apple Inc. unveiled its first MacBooks and Mac desktops powered by Apple’s own M1 processors, or chips, replacing the Intel Corp. semiconductors that have been the mainstay of...
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The long anticipated revolution in electric vehicles EV is finally underway, with frenzied EV activity this year in all quarters of the global auto industry. The world’s automakers are committed to...
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While last minute upsets are the stuff of political contests, U.S. President Donald Trump appears to be down for the count in his bid for re election. At this writing, Trump, a...
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And Cineplex, with 1, 687 screens at 164 locations across the country, is on its knees. The firm is bleeding copious red ink and is starved for Hollywood hit movies. Cineplex...
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You might ask, what have we achieved from six months of arduous adjustment to a new reality Our hard work seems only to have brought us to the outset of...
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In his national address Wednesday, Justin Trudeau, the prime minister, made it official that the long dreaded second wave of the pandemic has arrived. And in extending federal pandemic income supports...
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At the time of the sale announcement Monday, MEC, the former Mountain Equipment Co op, was Canada’s biggest retailer of outdoor clothing and recreation gear. It was Canada’s largest co operative, with...
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At the six month mark since the pandemic first struck Canada, the danger of COVID 19 has not passed, nor the economic hardship it causes. But the Canadian economy is proving to...
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The Canadian commercial icon is doing so poorly that some industry observers regard it as an albatross for its owner, Restaurant Brands International Inc. RBI also owns the Burger King...
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It’s in the housing market, one of the biggest sectors of the economy, that we’re seeing some of the pandemic’s early lasting changes to the way we live. The unexpected...
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In coming weeks, Ottawa has a golden opportunity to finally reinvent an outmoded Employment Insurance EI system, and greatly strengthen the social safety net that helps bind this country. When...
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With its belligerent disregard for the rest of the world, China’s ruling regime has overplayed its hand in several ways. Among the most telling examples is the abrupt change in...
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The range of potential harms to Canada include supply chain disruptions and renewed American protectionist sanctions against Canadian industry. That’s in addition to the hammer blow the prolonged pandemic has already dealt...
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There will be no “silver bullet” vaccine. Instead, it is expected that several viable vaccines will emerge from laboratories worldwide, but each with limited, specific uses. The enormity and complexity...
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The COVID 19 pandemic isn’t over, not even close, though popular sentiment of late has shifted to the idea that maybe it is. In fact, the pandemic threatens to claim even...
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That’s contrary to the gloomy expectations of many Canadians and expert forecasters. For instance, 62 per cent of respondents to the latest Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index said they expect...