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Air Canada to temporarily lay off 16,500 staff due to COVID-19 fallout

Air Canada to temporarily lay off 16,500 staff due to COVID-19 fallout

TC Energy enlists Alberta to help finish US$8-billion Keystone XL project

TC Energy enlists Alberta to help finish US$8-billion Keystone XL project

RBC expects home sales to dive 30%, prices to decline because of outbreak

RBC expects home sales to dive 30%, prices to decline because of outbreak

Central Alberta businesses still serving you

Here are central Alberta businesses that are still serving you.

  • Mar 31, 2020

Federal government giving broadcasters $30 million relief from CRTC fees

OTTAWA — The federal government says it will help broadcasters deal with…

TC Energy says it is going ahead with US$8-billion Keystone XL project

CALGARY — TC Energy Corp. gave the go ahead for construction of…

Big Oil’s interest in renewable energy investments expected to waver: report

Big Oil’s interest in renewable energy investments expected to waver: report

Oilsands producers in the red as blended bitumen price dips below $4 per barrel

Oilsands producers in the red as blended bitumen price dips below $4 per barrel

City at centre of China’s virus outbreak gradually revives

WUHAN, China — Shopkeepers in the city at the centre of China’s…

Spain passes China in infections; Trump extends US lockdown

MADRID — In an abrupt turnaround, President Donald Trump extended lockdown measures…

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Thousands have already lost their jobs, while others like grocers look for ways to keep doors open

Some restaurateurs get rent relief, while others stress over April bills

Grace An nearly cried after the landlord for her downtown Toronto restaurant…

Farmworkers key to keeping US fed are wary of virus’s spread

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Salvador Calzadillas isn’t worried about catching the coronavirus when…

Bank of Canada cuts key interest rate target while Libs up wage subsidy

OTTAWA — Canada’s central bank made yet another unscheduled rate cut Friday…

Web conferencing platforms at risk of being lure for phishing emails: consultant

TORONTO — With the use of web-based video conferences proliferating during the…

Oil price crash expected to hit thermal oilsands production in Western Canada

CALGARY — Record low prices for oilsands crude could result in up…

Sylvan Lake businesses being creative during COVID-19 outbreak

Many businesses are changing their business models or offering services in a new way

Tech community calls on Ontario for aid as companies struggle to preserve jobs

TORONTO — More than 230 leaders of technology companies and innovation hubs…

NewsAlert: Bank of Canada cuts key interest rate to 0.25 per cent

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada is cutting its key interest target…

Lululemon withholds guidance for 2020 due to COVID-19 as Q4 profits rise

VANCOUVER — Athleisure retailer Lululemon Athletica Inc. declined to provide a financial…