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Canadian Jobs News Update

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Statistics Canada posted a poll on Twitter. It did not go well

Published: 2020-01-25T14:37:30Z 

TORONTO -- Statistics Canada got more than it bargained for when it ... As someone who is in their 20's, works two jobs, goes to class, but still lives at ...

Innovative New Brunswick-made fishing boat talk of trade show

Published: 2020-01-25T12:56:15Z 

... and bringing much-needed jobs to northern New Brunswick, drew plenty of ... during the first day of Canada's largest commercial marine trade show,.

Facing minority Parliament, Trudeau tells MPs to respect opposition

Published: 2020-01-25T04:07:30Z 

OTTAWA — Play nice. That was Justin Trudeau's advice Thursday to Liberal MPs as they gathered to plot strategy for Monday's resumption of ...


Canadian Business News Update

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Canada prepares for the new coronavirus as the death toll in China keeps rising

Published: 2020-01-25T12:56:34Z 

Canada prepares for the new coronavirus as the death toll in China keeps rising ... CTV National News: Lunar New Year lockdown ... Mass quarantine like the one in China won't happen in Canada, say authorities ... If the coronavirus does come to Canada Donnelly said "it will still be business as normal ...

Can we come together to fight climate change?

Published: 2020-01-25T05:04:31Z 

Canadians, governments and businesses, will need to invest billions in ... spending, progressives on large subsidies to Canadian business. ... 'It's not paparazzi, this is news': Canadian photographers zoom in on Harry and Meghan ...

Duterte eyes improved trade deals with China, Russia

Published: 2020-01-24T12:00:00Z 

Duterte issued the statement, in an exclusive interview with Russia Today aired on Friday. Russia Today is an international news channel funded by ...


Canadian Housing News Update

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Canada's policy time bomb: Rising home prices and homelessness

Published: 2020-01-25T21:45:00Z 

Views on real estate are a double-edged sword. Canadians who are homeowners feel better when they see housing prices in their neighbourhood ...

Statistics Canada posted a poll on Twitter. It did not go well

Published: 2020-01-25T14:37:30Z 

Vancouver was ranked the world's second-least affordable house market for ... According to the Canadian Housing Survey, in 2018, 50.6% of first-time ...


Canadian Economy News Update

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Can we come together to fight climate change?

Published: 2020-01-25T05:04:31Z 

So now it is the task of every responsible Canadian politician to begin ... dependent on the industries at the core of the Canadian economy — mining and ... 'It's not paparazzi, this is news': Canadian photographers zoom in on Harry ...

Feds invest in tracing steel supply chain

Published: 2020-01-24T18:56:15Z 

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada says this digital tool ... By turning to Canadian innovators for their best ideas, we're accessing ... Canada delivers the latest news and insight on the global green economy.


Canadian Sales News Update

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Why the NHL's relationship status with beer companies is now 'It's complicated'

Published: 2020-01-25T00:00:00Z 

As beer sales in Canada dry up and profit margins fall, and media platforms to reach consumers multiply endlessly, brewers are re-evaluating the ...

Canadian Retail Sales Rebound in November, Beating Forecasts

Published: 2020-01-24T15:22:30Z 

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Toronto Stock Exchange News

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Armenian PM urges gold mine protesters to lift blockade

Published: 2020-01-25T13:41:15Z 

Toronto Stock Exchange said earlier this month it would delist Lydian from Feb. 5 because the company did not meet the necessary requirements.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Published: 2020-01-24T21:22:30Z 

Companies in the news: Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Encana Corp. says it has completed its corporate reorganization under the new name Ovintiv Inc.


Canadian Political News Update

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'Dangers of Free Speech' event to reopen conversation around detainment of women's rights ...

Published: 2020-01-25T20:03:45Z 

In an attempt to inspire more action, Dalya Al Masri, a recent UBC alum and Palestinian-Canadian political analyst, has created the event "Dangers of ...

Peter MacKay begins bid to lead Canada's Conservative party

Published: 2020-01-25T17:10:31Z 

TORONTO (AP) — Former Canadian Cabinet minister Peter MacKay ... Like Trudeau, MacKay is also the son of Canadian politician — his father was ...

COMMENTARY: Canadian politicians need to put politics aside and ratify CUSMA — ASAP

Published: 2020-01-25T15:56:15Z 

Despite the distraction of the upcoming Conservative leadership race, interim party leader Andrew Scheer is vowing that the Liberals will not get a free ...

Bannerman: How political parties collect data may turn off voters

Published: 2020-01-25T00:33:45Z 

The data collection practices used by political parties could pose a threat to voters' ... Canadian voters remain largely unaware of the types of personal ...

Poilievre's departure from CPC race a big loss for the Conservative Party

Published: 2020-01-24T19:18:45Z 

We hear many of the same forces propelling populism at work in Canada, ... for a leadership bid, having flirted with the idea in the media news cycle for weeks. ... Poilievre is a career politician who, through his time in Parliament, has ...

Founder of Peace by Chocolate becomes a Canadian citizen

Published: 2020-01-16T17:47:51Z 

I don't understand why or how, any Canadian could criticize a politician for shopping locally, I can't even play devil's ... This is a breaking news article ...


Canadian Dollar News Update

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TSX has worst performance of the week; US markets down on virus anxiety

Published: 2020-01-24T16:44:07Z 

The Canadian dollar traded for 76.10 cents US compared with an average of ... "As long as we have some negative news surrounding this virus the ...


Canadian Business News Update

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Our economy has 'free money lying on the sidewalk' and nobody is picking it up

Published: 2020-01-24T19:30:00Z 

Trevin Stratton, chief economist at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, ... "This is why the Canadian business community continues to press the ...

Canada's economy has 'free money lying on the sidewalk' and nobody is picking it up

Published: 2020-01-24T19:18:45Z 

"This is why the Canadian business community continues to press the government for a national economic strategy that can address our declining ...

Feds invest in tracing steel supply chain

Published: 2020-01-24T18:56:15Z 

Bains said in a statement, "Our government is leveraging its significant purchasing power to help Canadian small businesses become more ...

Scotiabank sees more room to grow within the domestic banking sector as it works to protect its ...

Published: 2020-01-24T18:22:30Z 

Rees said they are looking to deepen ties with Canadian households, but also noted the outlook for business banking is favourable. The bank's ...

Government of Canada invests in tracing the steel supply chain

Published: 2020-01-24T17:37:30Z 

"Our government is leveraging its significant purchasing power to help Canadian small businesses become more competitive. With this challenge ...

'This is not the end:' Slew of closures shows challenges in Canadian retail industry

Published: 2020-01-24T15:45:00Z 

2020 is off a rocky start for the Canadian retail industry, with several companies announcing store closures this week due to what is being called a ...

Ryerson University organizations launch cybersecurity accelerator

Published: 2020-01-24T15:11:15Z 

Rogers, Royal Bank of Canada, Herjavec Group, Torys LLP, Amazon Web ... business incubator The DMZ, to launch the Catalyst Cyber Accelerator.

Vision Truck Group top Canadian Mack dealer

Published: 2020-01-24T15:00:00Z 

The awards recognize dealers that consistently exceed their business ... Vision Truck group was also named Canada's top Mack Financial Services ...

Trudeau taps Quebec senator as Liberal government's new rep in upper chamber

Published: 2020-01-24T15:00:00Z 

... the Liberal government's business had come under criticism from the remaining ... This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan.

Ontario's FSRA to establish a consumer advisory panel

Published: 2020-01-24T14:48:45Z 

Sharon Altman-Leamen – Director of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners and a member of its advocacy team. Co-founder and SVP of Yellow ...

Illegal cannabis prices are down, Statistics Canada report finds

Published: 2020-01-24T14:48:45Z 

The gap between what Canadians pay for legal and illicit cannabis is ... an associate professor at the Goodman School of Business at Brock University ...

EMC launches RAMP program for Nova Scotia manufacturers

Published: 2020-01-24T14:03:45Z 

The Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), a non-profit business organization ... is the top source of daily industry-focused news in Canada.

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 0.9 per cent in November

Published: 2020-01-24T13:56:34Z 

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 0.9 per cent in November ... Get the business news and analysis that matters most every morning in our Star ...

Retail sales up 0.9% in November, Statistics Canada reprts

Published: 2020-01-24T13:52:30Z 

Statistics Canada says retail sales climbed 0.9 per cent in November to $51.5 ... tracked by Statistics Canada, representing 70 per cent of retail trade.

China among 15 countries to create new appeals system based on Canada -EU deal

Published: 2020-01-24T13:30:00Z 

Fifteen additional countries, including China, have signed on to create an interim mechanism for resolving global trade disputes that will be modelled ...

China among 15 countries to create new trade appeals system based on Canada -EU deal

Published: 2020-01-24T13:30:00Z 

The move by Canada and the EU to create an alternate forum for settling trade gripes came after the United Stated paralyzed the World Trade ...

Lipstick to learning: Canada's indigenous women using businesses to end violence

Published: 2020-01-24T13:07:30Z 

A rising number of indigenous women in Canada are setting up businesses that aim to have a positive social impact, with many focused on ...

Canadian business leaders still uncertain on economy

Published: 2020-01-24T13:07:30Z 

A new survey conducted for CPA Canada reveals pessimism among a significant number of the country's business leaders about the nation's ...

For many Canadians , business travel is not all it's cracked up to be

Published: 2020-01-24T09:56:15Z 

A recent report revealed that many Canadian business travellers are actually ... The good news is, employees know what will help – better expense ...

Delta business sector is shouldering a disproportionate share of the tax burden

Published: 2020-01-24T01:09:06Z 

City manager Sean McGill said Delta reviewed the issue four years ago when the Canadian Federation of Independent Business raised concerns.


Canadian Sales News Update

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Cannabis Canada : Investors sour on Aphria after it announces $100M strategic investment

Published: 2020-01-24T21:45:00Z 

Canadian pot retail sales hit record high in November, led by steep gains in B.C.. The Canadian legal recreational cannabis industry sold $135.7 ...

Alberta's retail sales drop to lowest level since 2017, StatsCan says

Published: 2020-01-24T21:22:30Z 

Statistics Canada released the latest data Friday and found retail sales in our province have continued a downward trend, dropping 0.9 per cent to ...

3 Canadian Growth Stocks That May Double Your Wealth in 2020

Published: 2020-01-24T18:56:15Z 

3 Canadian Growth Stocks That May Double Your Wealth in 2020 ... Analysts expect sales growth of 22.1% in 2019 for Boralex, while earnings are ... The company's mobile application is theScore, which is a multi-sports, news, and ...

Haven Resorts & Spas boosts Canadian presence with VoX and LaPointe

Published: 2020-01-24T16:30:00Z 

TORONTO — Jan LaPointe has been named Director Sales & Marketing for North America for Haven Resorts & Spas. LaPointe is a familiar name in ...

Ten Thousand Villages departure from Canada 'extremely sad'

Published: 2020-01-24T15:56:15Z 

This week, Ten Thousand Villages announced this week poor sales are forcing the closure of its Canadian distribution centre, bringing to an end the ...

Posthaste: Canadian consumers are alive and well — or are they?

Published: 2020-01-24T15:25:49Z 

Data out this morning beat expectations with sales rising the most in eight ... send your news, comments and stories to pheaven@postmedia.com.

Vision Truck Group top Canadian Mack dealer

Published: 2020-01-24T15:00:00Z 

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. – Vision Truck Group has been named Mack Trucks' Canadian dealer of the year, while Nextran Truck Center in Tuscumbia, Ala., ...

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 0.9 per cent in November

Published: 2020-01-24T14:01:28Z 

Statistics Canada said Friday retail sales rose 0.9 per cent for the month, largely offsetting a revised 1.1 per cent decline in October. The initial report ...

Retail sales up 0.9% in November, Statistics Canada reprts

Published: 2020-01-24T13:52:30Z 

Statistics Canada says retail sales climbed 0.9 per cent in November to $51.5 billion, boosted by gains in the auto sector. The agency says the ...

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 0.9 per cent in November

Published: 2020-01-24T13:52:30Z 

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says retail sales climbed 0.9 per cent in November to $51.5 billion, boosted by gains in the auto sector. The agency ...

The Daily Chase: China locks down 40M as virus spreads; Air Canada faces another setback

Published: 2020-01-24T13:24:49Z 

... called "unprecedented" by a health expert quoted by Bloomberg News, with an estimated 40 million people ... -Notable data: Canadian retail sales.

Canadian business leaders still uncertain on economy

Published: 2020-01-24T13:07:30Z 

According to the latest CPA Canada Business Monitor, which drew ... priority most cited by respondents was increasing sales in Canada (23%), with ...

Carlton Cards, Bench owners are closing stores in Canada , but it's not a sign of the 'retail ...

Published: 2020-01-24T12:22:30Z 

Carlton Cards, Bench owners are closing stores in Canada, but it's not a ... LeBlanc also noted that online retail growth has made an impact on sales ...

New car sales in Quebec mirror Canada's — except in the brands bought

Published: 2020-01-24T11:48:45Z 

And like Canada, which saw new vehicles sales decline 3.6 per cent versus 2018, sales in Quebec also shrank, although a bit less, at just 2.1 per cent.

Canada : Magna Expects Lower 2020 Sales , Ends Lyft Partnership

Published: 2020-01-24T01:07:30Z 

3 on Automotive News' list of the Top 100 global suppliers, with 2018 sales to OEMs of $40.8 billion. Source: Automotive News and Canadian Press ...

How Canadian researchers are using data to track the spread of the coronavirus

Published: 2020-01-23T19:27:30Z 

BlueDot's AI-powered system analyzes billions of data points, including airline ticket sales and online news reports, to map how viruses spread ...


Toronto Stock Exchange News

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Horizons ETFs Announces Closure of Two ETFs

Published: 2020-01-25T00:00:00Z 

TORONTO, Jan. ... redemption request may be placed with the Manager, and the ETFs are expected to be de-listed from the Toronto Stock Exchange, ...

Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund and Boston Pizza International Announce Amended and ...

Published: 2020-01-24T23:03:45Z 

Toronto Stock Exchange: BPF.UN. VANCOUVER, Jan. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX: BPF.UN) and Boston ...

Avicanna Closes First Tranche of Private Placement

Published: 2020-01-24T22:30:00Z 

24, 2020 /CNW/ - Avicanna Inc. ("Avicanna" or the "Company") (TSX: AVCN) (OTCQX: AVCNF) (FSE: 0NN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on ...

Horizons ETFs Announces January 2020 Distributions for Certain Active ETFs

Published: 2020-01-24T22:07:30Z 

Horizons ETFs has more than $10 billion of assets under management and 91 ETFs listed on major Canadian stock exchanges. Horizons ETFs ...

Stuart Olson Announces Management Change

Published: 2020-01-24T22:07:30Z 

CALGARY, Jan. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Stuart Olson Inc. (TSX: SOX) ("Stuart Olson" or the "Company") today announced that its Executive Vice President ...

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Published: 2020-01-24T21:22:30Z 

Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up 11 cents, or 0.2 per cent, to $53.96 on 5.45 million shares. Companies in the news: Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA).

Vanguard Announces Cash Distributions for the Vanguard ETFs (VRE, VDY, VAB, VSB, VSC, VLB ...

Published: 2020-01-24T21:11:15Z 

To learn more about the TSX-listed Vanguard ETFs, please visit www.vanguardcanada.ca. About Vanguard. Canadians own CAD $41 billion in ...

Encana Completes Reorganization and Establishes Corporate Domicile in the US

Published: 2020-01-24T18:00:00Z 

Company to begin trading on NYSE and TSX as Ovintiv on January 27, 2020 ... Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") at the opening of trading January 27, ... STATEMENTS – This news release contains forward-looking statements or ...

Scotiabank, a leading bank in the Americas, recognized by CDP for its climate change efforts

Published: 2020-01-24T18:00:00Z 

With a team of more than 100,000 employees and assets of over $1 trillion (as at October 31, 2019), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange ...

Wealthsimple files prospectus for two ETFs

Published: 2020-01-24T17:37:30Z 

Toronto-based Wealthsimple has a filed a preliminary prospectus for two ... the robo-advisor's behalf to list two ETFs on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Domtar warns of expected operating loss ahead of quarterly results

Published: 2020-01-24T16:18:45Z 

MONTREAL — Domtar Corp. has warned of an expected operating loss for the fourth quarter and sales that are below analyst expectations. The wood ...

Black Iron CEO Matt Simpson brings Shymanivske story to World Economic Forum in Davos

Published: 2020-01-24T16:07:30Z 

"As a Canadian publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange, Black Iron's experience and success serve as an important benchmark for ...

Scotiabank supports newcomer and immigrant youth in Canada with a $750000 investment in ...

Published: 2020-01-24T15:11:15Z 

Scotiabank knows that navigating the Canadian financial system can be ... private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.

Cannabis firm Aphria signs deal for $100M investment from institutional investor

Published: 2020-01-24T15:04:08Z 

Health concerns over vaping cast haze over cannabis market expansion ... per cent at $7.27 in midmorning trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Cannabis firm Aphria signs deal for $100M investment from institutional investor

Published: 2020-01-24T14:48:45Z 

... working capital and general corporate purposes. Shares in the company were up 17 cents at $7.75 in initial trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

VIVO Cannabis Inc. Opens the Market

Published: 2020-01-24T14:37:30Z 

TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Barry Fishman, Chief Executive Officer, VIVO Cannabis Inc. (VIVO), joined Dani Lipkin, Innovation Sector Head, ...

Strongco Corporation to be Acquired for $193 Million

Published: 2020-01-24T14:26:15Z 

The consideration represents a premium of 75% to the January 23, 2020 closing price of Strongco shares (TSX:SQP) on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Aphria Inc. Enters Into Agreement to Receive $100 Million Strategic Investment from Institutional ...

Published: 2020-01-24T14:15:00Z 

24, 2020 /CNW/ - Aphria Inc. ("Aphria" or the "Company") (TSX: APHA and NYSE: ... Any statements that are contained in this news release that are not ...

Scotia Global Asset Management announces January 2020 cash distribution for Scotia Strategic ...

Published: 2020-01-24T13:52:30Z 

TORONTO, Jan. ... cash distribution for the Scotia Strategic Fixed Income ETF Portfolio listed on the TSX (ticker: SFIX), which pays on a monthly basis.

Bay Street Veteran Vikas Ranjan to Join QYOU Media Board as Vice Chair

Published: 2020-01-24T13:30:00Z 

Ranjan ‎to Add to his Stock Holdings via lead order on 6 Million Share ... Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that ...