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CannTrust says Health Canada has suspended its licence

Published: 2019-09-17T20:15:00Z 

CannTrust Holdings Inc. says it received a notice of licence suspension from Health Canada, which has been investigating the cannabis company for ...

CannTrust's cannabis sales licence suspended by Health Canada

Published: 2019-09-17T19:38:53Z 

As a result of that infraction, Health Canada seized nearly 5,200 kilograms of dried cannabis and the company instituted a voluntary hold on ...

$50B immigrant wage gap

Published: 2019-09-17T18:22:30Z 

The growing wage gap between immigrants and Canadian-born workers is costing the country $50 billion each year, according to a new report from ...

News Media Canada blasts Canada Post for muscling in on flyer territory

Published: 2019-09-17T17:01:40Z 

News Media Canada blasts Canada Post for muscling in on flyer territory ... business," said John Hinds, president and CEO of News Media Canada ...

News Media Canada blasts Canada Post for muscling in on flyer territory

Published: 2019-09-17T16:52:30Z 

"We don't mind fair competition, but this is using taxpayer dollars and an unfair advantage to deliberately undercut private business," said John Hinds, ...

Greens call for stronger digital privacy protections

Published: 2019-09-17T16:44:05Z 

WATERLOO, Ont. -- Intrusions into Canadians' digital privacy have become a crisis and it's time to stop companies from mining people's information ...

Is Canada really handing $42 billion of work to China?

Published: 2019-09-17T16:18:45Z 

The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction recently slammed the government ... said Susannah Pierce, director of corporate affairs for LNG Canada.

Are Canadian Conservatives actually conservative?

Published: 2019-09-17T16:07:30Z 

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Quebec City becomes third municipality to compensate businesses hurt by roadwork

Published: 2019-09-17T15:45:00Z 

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) congratulates Quebec City on becoming only the third municipality in Quebec and Canada ...

Shopify updates platform for CBD sellers in US

Published: 2019-09-17T14:38:31Z 

The Ottawa-based company's platform is used by merchants in roughly 175 countries to set up and manage sales operations across multiple channels ...

Canadian dollar and business outlook

Published: 2019-09-17T13:52:30Z 

Canadian dollar and business outlook ... Prices were easing somewhat on Tuesday amid news that the United States might release some of its ...

Former Canopy co -CEO Bruce Linton sees big opportunity in psychedelics

Published: 2019-09-17T13:41:15Z 

Although a non-compete clause as part of Linton's abrupt termination bars him from working at another Canadian cannabis company, he is able to ...

From weed to psychedelics

Published: 2019-09-17T13:41:15Z 

Linton is not out of the cannabis business, however, and is taking on ... termination bars him from working at another Canadian cannabis company, ...

DF King Canada Welcomes Jonathan Pinto as New Business Head

Published: 2019-09-17T13:07:30Z 

TORONTO — Leading governance, proxy and ownership services firm D.F. King Canada, an AST® company, today announced that Jonathan A. Pinto ...

Flourishing software app Jobber blazing the trail for Alberta tech startups

Published: 2019-09-17T12:00:00Z 

This month, the Edmonton software company was recognized by Canadian Business magazine as the second-fastest growing software company in ...

THC Submits new product application to Health Canada for Pure Cannabis Sticks

Published: 2019-09-17T12:00:00Z 

17, 2019 /CNW/ - THC BioMed Intl Ltd. ("THC BioMed" or the "Company") announces that it has submitted a new product application to Health Canada ...

Tuesday's TSX breakouts: With a unanimous buy rating, this stock has rallied almost 30% in 2019

Published: 2019-09-17T11:15:00Z 

In the October 2019 issue of Maclean's magazine, Canadian Business ranked this ... This company's five-year growth rate came in at 297 per cent. ... In a news release, the executive chairman and chief executive officer Laurie ...

An Exclusive Look at Turkish Airlines Business Class

Published: 2019-09-17T10:52:30Z 

Business Class passengers also have access to the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge before boarding. Upon boarding, Business Class guests receive ...

What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Published: 2019-09-17T10:05:35Z 

In corporate news, Imperial Oil announced that chairman and chief executive Rich Kruger will retire at the end of December. Exxon executive B.W. ...

US strikes against GM 'may very well' come to Canada in 2020, Unifor president says

Published: 2019-09-17T09:56:13Z 

A strike "may very well" sprout at Canadian plants in 2020, he said. ... The U.S. union's top negotiator said in a letter to the company that the strike ...