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Minister Ng announced investments in women entrepreneurs in British Columbia

Published: 2019-08-27T22:52:30Z 

The Honourable Mary Ng, Canada's Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, ... and export capacity of Canadian small and medium-sized businesses ... Follow @CanadaBusiness on social media for business-related news: ...

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Published: 2019-08-27T21:56:15Z 

Companies in the news: ... Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. eventually purchased the Canadian operation for $300 million and has plans to significantly ...

Toys "R" Us Canada unveils plans to open two smaller stores next year

Published: 2019-08-27T21:44:02Z 

Toys "R" Us Canada is now poised for expansion, with deals already ... They will be smaller than the company's typical big-box format, but bigger than ...

Toys 'R' Us Canada works to update stores to cope with changing consumer tastes

Published: 2019-08-27T18:45:59Z 

Now, the search is on for a new leader, while the company works to expand ... off the bankruptcy news, and remind Canadians that the brand still exists here. ... "This business will grow under Prem Watsa's ownership, there's no ...

Toys 'R' Us Canada unveils plans to open two smaller stores next year

Published: 2019-08-27T18:22:30Z 

The expansion news came shortly after the company's president, Melanie Teed-Murch, tendered her resignation Monday after more than two decades ...

Toys "R" Us Canada unveils plans to open two smaller stores next year

Published: 2019-08-27T18:22:30Z 

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. eventually purchased the Canadian ... The expansion news came shortly after the company's president, Melanie ...

Agriculture could add $11B a year to Canada's GDP by 2030, report finds

Published: 2019-08-27T18:00:00Z 

Canada's agriculture industry could generate an additional $11 billion for the country's gross domestic product annually by 2030 if the government ...

Minister Ng announces $38 million investment to support young entrepreneurs

Published: 2019-08-27T17:26:15Z 

These also include opportunities for Canada's co-operative sector, as young ... Follow @CanadaBusiness on social media for business-related news: ...

Indigenous ownership of the Trans Mountain pipeline would safeguard the environment

Published: 2019-08-27T16:30:00Z 

It would press Canada's oilsands industry to continue to develop new ... All of this would create international Canadian business opportunities and ...

Canada pushing for Amazon protections in free- trade talks with Brazil

Published: 2019-08-27T16:18:25Z 

OTTAWA -- Canada is forging ahead with trade talks with the South American Mercosur trading bloc, hoping to push Brazil to better protect the critical ...

Edmonton Hailstorm Causes $90 million in Insured Damages

Published: 2019-08-27T15:33:45Z 

For every dollar paid out in insurance claims for damaged homes and businesses, Canadian governments and their taxpayers pay much more to ...

BMO is winding down reinsurance business as climate change risks rise

Published: 2019-08-27T15:33:22Z 

Companies worldwide are grappling with similar issues. In May, the Bank of Canada identified climate change as one of the key vulnerabilities for the ...

Mexico's president says he's renegotiated pipeline contracts with Canadian and US companies

Published: 2019-08-27T15:00:00Z 

Mexico's president says his government has reached a deal with private natural gas pipeline operators to solve a dispute over fees and payments.

Toys "R" Us Canada president resigns after two decades with retailer

Published: 2019-08-27T14:26:15Z 

Toys "R" Us Canada's president has resigned from the top post after more than two decades with the company. A spokeswoman says Melanie ...

Richmond Steel Canada celebrates 25 years in business

Published: 2019-08-27T14:26:15Z 

Starting a business and maintaining it is a challenge in any market. So when a company like Richmond Steel Canada reaches a milestone 25th ...

BC billionaire brothers' use of KPMG offshore tax scheme exposed in emails

Published: 2019-08-27T14:01:50Z 

Born in Hong Kong, the Chan brothers immigrated to Canada in 1987. ... is estimated at $1.07 billion, according to Canadian Business magazine.

Posthaste: Good and not so good news on Canadian banks, former Fed raps Trump and BMO ...

Published: 2019-08-27T12:56:15Z 

Scotiabank, which has the biggest overseas presence among the Big Six, saw the net income of its international business surge 90%. The news ...

What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Published: 2019-08-27T11:26:51Z 

Altria shares jumped 8 per cent on the news. According to Reuters, a merger of the two would create a company with a market value of more than ...

3 in 5 Canadian bosses plan to raise wages

Published: 2019-08-27T11:15:00Z 

"Getting compensation right is critical to your employee value proposition," said Gordon Frost, partner and career business leader at Mercer Canada.

Scotiabank hikes dividend as profit beats estimates on international banking strength

Published: 2019-08-27T10:52:30Z 

Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada's third-biggest lender, beat analysts' estimates for ... for credit losses and strength in its international banking business.