Alberta business owners regained some of their swagger in August, according to the latest survey conducted by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.
The CFIB calculated that the level of confidence that operators of small and medium-sized businesses had in the economy and their business last month was 71.7 on a 100-point scale. That marked a 2.3-point improvement from the results of a similar survey in July. READ
It may be possible for TransCanada Corp. to build the most urgently needed leg of its delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline as early as next year, an executive with the pipeline giant said Wednesday. READ
Looking for a good place to work? You might want to send your resume to Agriculture Financial Services Corporation. READ
MONTREAL — Many Pratt & Whitney Canada employees were disappointed but not entirely surprised to learn Wednesday the Quebec-based aircraft-engine manufacturer will lay off as many as 1,000 people worldwide over the coming months. READ