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Canada halts Hong Kong consulate staff travel after UK case

Published: 2019-08-23T05:00:56Z 

"At present, locally engaged staff will not undertake official business travel outside of Hong Kong," the Canadian Consulate said in a statement.

OPTrust appoints Peter Lindley as president and CEO

Published: 2019-08-22T21:45:00Z 

... at State Street Global Advisors Ltd., where he was responsible for the Canadian business strategy and $50 billion in assets under management.

'The Big Short's Steve Eisman calls out Canadian Tire

Published: 2019-08-22T20:03:45Z 

Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC/A:CT) is the latest company to be publicly called ... those problems will show up in Canadian Tire's credit card business." ... as Canadian Tire's stock suffered a sudden 1.4 per cent dip on the news.

Government forgives $7.4 million loan for multi-billion-dollar Irving family

Published: 2019-08-22T19:41:15Z 

They are so rich that Canadian Business had them listed as #8 on ... was granted with "conditionally repayable contribution," reports Global News.

OPTrust Appoints Peter Lindley as CEO

Published: 2019-08-22T19:30:00Z 

22, 2019 /CNW/ - OPTrust, one of Canada's largest defined benefit pension plans, today announced the appointment of Peter Lindley as the President ...

Minister Bibeau announces investments through Women Entrepreneurship Strategy

Published: 2019-08-22T19:30:00Z 

22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is advancing women's ... Follow @CanadaBusiness on social media for business-related news: Twitter, ...

Canada suspends travel to China for local staff at Hong Kong consulate

Published: 2019-08-22T19:18:45Z 

Canada has suspended all work travel to China for some staff at the ... Man-kit, a trade and investment officer at the British consulate in Hong Kong, ...

Nederman celebrates 30th anniversary of Canadian operations

Published: 2019-08-22T19:07:30Z 

Nederman, a manufacturer of industrial air filtration products, has officially marked 30 years in Canada. To celebrate, the company brought together ...

US secretary of state takes aim at China over diplomatic feud with Canada

Published: 2019-08-22T19:07:30Z 

Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor have been held in China since ... to butt out, and that its internal affairs are none of Canada's business. ... according to an English transcript of a news conference published online.

An SME in the Maria-Chapdelaine RCM will be able to improve its productivity and strengthen its ...

Published: 2019-08-22T18:00:00Z 

"By introducing a strategy to support businesses in the steel and aluminum sector, the Government of Canada has chosen to support innovative ...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discusses China relations with Trudeau, Freeland ahead of G7 ...

Published: 2019-08-22T17:03:45Z 

... according to an English transcript of a news conference published online. "We urge the Canadian side to reflect upon its wrongdoing, take China's solemn ... Getting the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal into action is important, ...

Pompeo meets Trudeau, says China detention of two Canadians 'wrong'

Published: 2019-08-22T16:07:30Z 

He also met with Canadian business executives -- including Canada's largest agricultural exporter Richardson International, which saw its canola ...

MP Larry Bagnell announces investments for women entrepreneurs in Yukon through the Women ...

Published: 2019-08-22T15:22:30Z 

This is why we created the first ever Women Entrepreneurship Strategy, which seeks to double the number of women-owned businesses in Canada in ...

YWCA Hamilton to get $1M from Feds to support women entrepreneurs

Published: 2019-08-22T14:48:45Z 

It launched 21 new businesses in 2018-2019, and 37 the year before. ... only 16 per cent of Canadian businesses are owned or led by women.

Cyber insurance: Brokers' key questions answered

Published: 2019-08-22T14:03:45Z 

With cases like the Equifax and Marriott breaches dominating global conversation, it can be easy for comparatively small Canadian businesses to feel ...

Minister Ng announces Women Entrepreneurship Strategy investments

Published: 2019-08-22T14:01:45Z 

22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is advancing women's .... Follow @CanadaBusiness on social media for business-related news: Twitter, ...

Canadian Cannabis Company Lays Groundwork for US Expanse

Published: 2019-08-22T13:52:30Z 

Moving into the operational phase of its U.S. expansion plan, North Bud Farms Inc. (CSE: NBUD, OTCQB:NOBDF, Forum) is executing on its plan to ...

US secretary of state visits Ottawa in advance of G7 meeting in France [UPDATED]

Published: 2019-08-22T13:26:53Z 

Both Canada and the U.S. are locked in differing battles with Beijing – the ... said, according to an English transcript of a news conference published online. ... Getting the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal into action is important, ...

Poll on Canadian food tastes is packed with regional flavour

Published: 2019-08-22T12:56:15Z 

Almost four in five Canadians who took a recent Research Co. poll (79%) said they would "definitely" or "probably" eat poutine, including 84% of ...

Pompeo takes aim at China over diplomatic feud with Canada

Published: 2019-08-22T12:46:36Z 

At a news conference in Ottawa, Pompeo said China's arbitrary detention of ... to butt out, and that its internal affairs are none of Canada's business.