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Calgary city council votes down $70M small business grant program

Published: 2019-05-28T02:48:45Z 

There will be no special assistance from city hall for Calgary businesses this year. A proposed $70M grant program for small business has been ...

Streetwise newsletter: What a Fiat Chrysler-Renault merger could mean for Canada

Published: 2019-05-27T23:15:00Z 

He runs a Crown corporation that helped 123,000 people purchase homes last year by stepping up with ... MORE FINANCIAL SERVICES NEWS.

Canadian Utilities Ltd. selling fossil fuel-based power assets

Published: 2019-05-27T21:10:28Z 

Eight months after announcing a strategic review of its power plants business, Canadian Utilities Ltd. has struck a deal to sell its entire Canadian fossil ...

Government of Canada seeks Canadians ' views on changes to "Product of Canada " and "Made in ...

Published: 2019-05-27T20:15:00Z 

OTTAWA, May 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Consumers use labels on food products to determine whether the foods they buy come from Canada, including the ...

Some tech giants sign onto Canada's declaration on electoral integrity

Published: 2019-05-27T19:40:03Z 

OTTAWA -- Facebook, Google and Microsoft have signed onto a declaration promising a dozen initiatives to protect the integrity of the Canadian ...

Facebook Canada Launches $2.5 Million Local News Accelerator Program

Published: 2019-05-27T19:07:30Z 

Facebook Canada has announced it will invest $2.5 million to launch a ... to advance journalism and help develop sustainable business models — both off ... The Launch of Facebook Local News Accelerator in Canada is one part of ...

Canadian Energy Company Sells Fossil Power Assets

Published: 2019-05-27T18:38:09Z 

Canadian Utilities (CU), a unit of Calgary-based Atco Group, said May 27 it has reached an agreement to sell its entire fossil-fueled generating ...

Canada Post segment reports $23 million profit before tax in first quarter

Published: 2019-05-27T18:00:00Z 

OTTAWA, MAY 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada Post recorded a profit before tax of $23 million in the first quarter of 2019, as growth in its Parcels business ...

Ontario to end Beer Store deal; would pave the way for beer in corner stores

Published: 2019-05-27T17:51:37Z 

(The Canadian Press/Chris Young) ... The Canadian Federation of Independent Business and Retail Council of Canada applauded the legislation.

Facebook Canada taps five BC publishers for newsroom accelerator program

Published: 2019-05-27T17:03:45Z 

What happened: Five B.C. publishes are set to participate in Facebook Canada's newsroom accelerator. Why it matters: The social media giant will be ...

Fiat Chrysler-Renault merge?

Published: 2019-05-27T15:56:15Z 

Shares of both companies jumped on the news of the offer, which would see .... Canadian Utilities Ltd. says it has signed agreements to sell its entire ...

Energy and industry lift TSX

Published: 2019-05-27T15:51:04Z 

Canada's main stock index was up in late-morning trading, helped by ... and remain "optimistic that a fair deal can be achieved," CTV News reports.

Canadian Utilities sells fossil fuel power assets for $835M

Published: 2019-05-27T15:33:45Z 

Under a deal with Heartland Generation Ltd., an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners, the company will sell 11 partly or fully owned natural gas-fired and ...

What to expect from the Bank of Canada

Published: 2019-05-27T14:46:47Z 

It's a busy week in Canadian business, with more banks releasing second-quarter results, a Bank of Canada rate announcement and StatsCan ...

Canadian Utilities sells electricity generation assets to Energy Capital Partners for $835M

Published: 2019-05-27T14:15:00Z 

News Release. Canadian Utilities Sells Canadian Generation Business for $835 Million. CALGARY, Alberta, May 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) ...

Job action as talks continue

Published: 2019-05-27T13:47:05Z 

Canadian Utilities Ltd. says it has signed agreements to sell its entire ... "They're looking for whatever they can afford and the good news is a majority ...

Burns & Wilcox Canada rings the diversity bell

Published: 2019-05-27T12:56:15Z 

DING goes the diversity bell at Burns & Wilcox's Canadian headquarters in ... "Burns & Wilcox is a family business, built around family values," said ...

Insurance and innovation share common goal

Published: 2019-05-27T12:45:00Z 

Now, the onus lies with insurance companies in Canada to surf the insurtech riptide and build partnerships and alliances in order to bring innovation ...

Suncor Energy (TSX:SU) vs. Canadian Natural Resources (TSX:CNQ): Which Energy Kingpin Is ...

Published: 2019-05-27T12:00:00Z 

In the case of Suncor, you're paying up for the crème-de-la-crème of Canadian energy stocks. It's a wonderful company at a fair price, precisely the ...

Canadian Utilities agrees to sell Canadian power business for $835 million

Published: 2019-05-27T11:48:45Z 

May 27 (Reuters) - Canadian Utilities Ltd said on Monday it has agreed to sell its entire Canadian fossil fuel-based electricity generation portfolio for ...