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NP View: It's time for a national inquiry into the ad-hungry CBC

Published: 2019-06-07T23:26:36Z 

Not so when it comes to another business Canada Post has been targeting: ... But John Hinds of News Media Canada, which represents 800 media ...

Chr├ętien willing to visit China to talk trade and negotiate for the release of detainees

Published: 2019-06-07T22:00:02Z 

Jean Chr├ętien is willing to go to China to negotiate an end to Canada's ... our farmers and bring our two Canadians home," Bruce Hartley tells CBC News. ... Corporation, is also the honorary chairman of the Canada-China Business ...

CFA wants business risk management reform

Published: 2019-06-07T21:11:15Z 

The Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) is calling for reforms to Canada's business risk management programs (BRMs). Farmers use BRMs to ...

Canada is going in circles in pursuit of a circular economy

Published: 2019-06-07T21:00:00Z 

The federal government announced the big event in a news release this week, ... Households and companies dutifully separate and dispose of waste, ...

Streetwise newsletter: Best reads of the week

Published: 2019-06-07T20:48:45Z 

Small Business Minister Mary Ng said Ottawa had earmarked $20-million apiece for ... The Big Short's Eisman adds to bet against Canadian bank stocks after ... Sakthi Global Holdings said in a news release that it is making an ...

Mattawa ecology centre honours former Tembec boss

Published: 2019-06-07T20:26:15Z 

20 h by: Northern Ontario Business Staff ... A main building at the Canadian Ecology Centre (CEC) is being named on its 20th ... producer, Dottori has been a driving force behind sustainable forestry in Canada. ... Bill Steer, the centre's general manager and originator of the concept, in a news release.

Two companies in the Beauce region will be able to enhance their productivity with the help of ...

Published: 2019-06-07T19:30:00Z 

Delivered by Canada's regional development agencies, the funding provides targeted support to Canadian small and medium-sized businesses in the ...

Canadian mining companies will now face human rights charges in Canadian courts

Published: 2019-06-07T18:33:45Z 

In the past, Canadian companies have mounted successful appeals in similar .... The mining sector does a poor job of telling its own good news story, ...

Minister Bains announces next steps for 5G deployment

Published: 2019-06-07T18:22:30Z 

In the next move towards the deployment of 5G networks, the Canadian ... a movie or for individuals that want to start up their business," said Bains.

CFA Calls For Reforms To Business Risk Management Programs

Published: 2019-06-07T17:03:45Z 

The Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) is calling for immediate reforms to Canada's Business Risk Management Program suite in response to ...

More Support for Gran Fondo

Published: 2019-06-07T16:30:00Z 

In a news release, spokesperson Aaron Klejman says "Being part of this ... Shawcor is a Canadian business, based in Toronto that supplies nuclear ...

Strong Canadian jobs numbers help lift loonie

Published: 2019-06-07T15:39:53Z 

Investors also have concerns about U.S. trade tariffs against China, Mexico and ... Canada's main stock index didn't respond much to strong Canadian ...

Aviva Canada names new CEO amid cost-cutting drive

Published: 2019-06-07T15:11:15Z 

Jason Storah will take over as CEO of Aviva Canada on July 1, the company said in a press release on Friday, succeeding Colm Holmes, who is ...

China 'inventing excuses'

Published: 2019-06-07T14:48:45Z 

Canada-China relations have deteriorated since December, when the ... Beyond Meat CEO Ethan Brown watches as his company's stock begins to ...

Aviva Canada announces new CEO

Published: 2019-06-07T14:15:00Z 

He has been described by outgoing CEO Holmes as "the natural choice to lead Aviva Canada" because of his in-depth knowledge of the business, ...

Management changes at Aviva Canada - Jason Storah named as Chief Executive Officer

Published: 2019-06-07T12:56:15Z 

"Jason is the natural choice to lead Aviva Canada and I'm delighted that we are appointing an internal candidate who truly knows our business, our ...

Canada adds 27700 jobs in May, unemployment rate hits record low

Published: 2019-06-07T12:48:16Z 

Statistics Canada said Friday the unemployment rate fell to 5.4 per cent, ... On Thursday, Statistics Canada reported the smallest merchandise trade ...

Canada's jobless rate drops to 5.4%, lowest level in 43 years

Published: 2019-06-07T12:45:00Z 

Statistics Canada reported Friday the jobless rate dropped three ticks mainly because fewer people were looking for work. That, coupled with the jobs ...

Unemployment record low

Published: 2019-06-07T12:40:01Z 

Canada's national unemployment rate was 5.4 per cent in May. .... Statistics Canada says the country's merchandise trade deficit shrank to $966 ...

KKR fund scouring Canadian tech scene for investment opportunities, but they aren't alone

Published: 2019-06-07T11:03:45Z 

'Unfortunately for us, Canada is no longer a hidden secret. ... U.S. buyout specialist KKR & Co. is actively making the rounds of tech hubs in Toronto, ...