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BC-Alberta trade worth $30B annually, with economies most intertwined in Canada : report

Published: 2019-05-17T01:07:30Z 

The bad blood may be running thick between B.C. and Alberta when it comes to trade issues, but a new report suggests the two provinces may be ...

Billionaire Aquilini family shortchanged migrant workers, BC government rules

Published: 2019-05-17T00:56:15Z 

The office of the Director of Employment Standards ordered the Aquilinis — reported to be in the top 30 of richest Canadian families — to repay ...

Indigenous business is thriving despite being ' Canada's best kept secret'

Published: 2019-05-17T00:22:30Z 

The Canadian Coalition of Aboriginal Business' stats and data is used to bridge-build between First Nations communities and entrepreneurs and the ...

Canadian soybean exports to China plunge 95% after hitting record high, as diplomatic dispute ...

Published: 2019-05-17T00:22:30Z 

Exports of Canadian soybeans to China plunged to 3,282 tonnes in the first three ... The sudden decline comes alongside news, first reported by the Wall Street ... "Trade with China has fallen off a cliff," said Ron Davidson, executive ...

Why Transat's best bet is Air Canada's offer to buy it for $520 million

Published: 2019-05-17T00:00:00Z 

Holiday travel company Transat AT Inc. decided the best way to keep its ... Air Canada's stock soared to a record high Thursday after the companies ... is not easy to accept, but the good news is that Air Canada has a headquarters in ...

Streetwise newsletter: Job cuts at BMO Capital Markets

Published: 2019-05-16T23:37:30Z 

They span a range of divisions and seniority levels in Canada and the U.S., as well as other countries where BMO does business. Story (James ...

Potential airline tie-up raises concerns of reduced competition, higher prices for travellers

Published: 2019-05-16T23:29:29Z 

An Air Transat plane, seen here on May 16, 2019, as an Air Canada plane lands at ... "It's not good news with regards to the level of competition in the industry. ... specialist and dean of business at Memorial University of Newfoundland. ... Air Canada in exclusive talks to buy Transat in $520-million deal.

Kovrig is 'holding up as well as one could hope for,' says Canadian detainee's boss

Published: 2019-05-16T23:18:00Z 

After 158 days in Chinese captivity, Canadian Michael Kovrig is doing ... Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Lu Kang told a daily news briefing in Beijing ... Since Meng's arrest, China also has placed a number of trade hurdles in ...

China is changing the geopolitical climate. Canada has to mitigate, and adapt

Published: 2019-05-16T23:08:06Z 

The good news is we have natural allies. That list includes the U.S., ... Canada should never aim to shut down trade with China. But we have to make ...

Campaign calls for Canadians to 'Stand Up To China' in wake of canola bans

Published: 2019-05-16T22:52:30Z 

The campaign calls for Canadian canola stakeholders to voice their concerns ... According to the Canola Council of Canada, trade with China alone ...

WestJet buyout, Air Transat-Air Canada talks — how they could impact prices and travel

Published: 2019-05-16T20:48:45Z 

Investment company Onex's $5 billion buyout of WestJet is set to be ... He told Global News it could give Canadians more business class choices and ...

Autopilot in Tesla crash

Published: 2019-05-16T20:37:30Z 

A Tesla Model 3 involved in a fatal crash with a semitrailer in Florida March 1 was operating on the company's semi-autonomous Autopilot system, ...

US-China accord could sideline Canadian firms: CEO

Published: 2019-05-16T19:30:00Z 

The CEO of a tech company with Metro Vancouver roots is urging B.C. businesses to pursue opportunities in China despite continuing friction between ...

Minuteman celebrates 25 years with Doug

Published: 2019-05-16T19:18:45Z 

"Being a franchisee with the company gives me access to a toolbox," said ... Prior to joining the company, he spent 11 years with Canadian Tire.

HSBC Global Asset Management announces lower management fees for HSBC Wealth Compass ...

Published: 2019-05-16T19:07:30Z 

HSBC Bank Canada, a subsidiary of HSBC Holdings plc, is the leading international bank in the country. We help companies and individuals across ...

Yogen Früz adds another Ontario location

Published: 2019-05-16T18:45:00Z 

Frozen yogurt franchise system Yogen Früz has opened a new unit at Hillcrest Mall in Richmond Hill, Ont. The company which is owned by ...

Air Canada and Transat, Onex and WestJet: A guide to Canadian airline deals

Published: 2019-05-16T17:50:42Z 

"This is an opportunity to team up with a great company that knows and ... News of the Air Canada talks received a positive reaction from analysts.

As drone deliveries take off, urban areas like Vancouver remain a challenge

Published: 2019-05-16T16:18:45Z 

Retailers have started using drones to deliver products to customers in remote parts of Canada, and with companies around the world improving ...

High household debt, possible housing market shocks are main risks to the economy: Bank of ...

Published: 2019-05-16T15:07:30Z 

Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz waits to appear before the ... In a news conference with reporters, Poloz shared the bank's overall take on the ... It said that companies around the world, including some in Canada, have ...

Bank of Canada identifies climate change as important economic weak spot

Published: 2019-05-16T14:48:57Z 

OTTAWA -- The Bank of Canada is highlighting its expanding concerns about ... such as slower economic growth and uncertainty around global trade.