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Ontario cannabis retailer returns $2.9M in CannTrust products to company

VAUGHAN, Ont. — CannTrust Holdings Inc. says the Ontario government’s cannabis retailer…

Trade war’s losers could include microchips, energy, banks

NEW YORK — Investors concerned about the U.S.-China trade war are worrying…

Leaked UK memos warn of food, drug shortages in Brexit chaos

LONDON — Secret British government documents have warned of serious disruptions across…

Signs of recession worry Trump ahead of 2020

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is warning of an economic crash if…

Stock market gyrates as the economic picture gets blurred

You’re not the only one confused about where the economy is headed.…

Canadian airlines taking different tacks with grounded 737 Max aircraft

MONTREAL — Canada’s two biggest airlines are taking different tacks to stow…

Ottawa announces $1.75B to compensate dairy farmers for impact of trade deals

COMPTON, Que. — Canadian dairy farmers who lost domestic market share resulting…

Transportation watchdog launches inquiry after WestJet bumps passengers

Transportation watchdog launches inquiry after WestJet bumps passengers OTTAWA — Canada’s transportation…

Prime Minister announces advisory committee aimed at promoting skilled trades

HALIFAX — A new advisory committee will help promote apprenticeships and skilled…

Canopy Growth executives compensation surges following cannabis legalization

Canopy Growth Corp.’s top six executives saw their total compensation surge to…

Hong Kong cuts taxes to shore up economy amid protests

Hong Kong’s government announced tax cuts and higher social spending Thursday to…

Dashcams provide ‘unbiased witness’ when bad things happen to good drivers

CALGARY — In a video taken through the windshield of Dung Le’s…

Canadian Real Estate Association reports home sales climbed higher in July

Canadian home sale rose in July in broad gains as markets start…

Canopy Growth shares tumble on CEO exit plans, loss of market share

Canopy Growth Corp. shares fell to a 2019 low on Thursday after…

CRTC lowers wholesale broadband rates to boost competition among providers

OTTAWA — Canada’s telecoms regulator says it has lowered the rates for…

Federal appeal court greenlights airlines’ challenge to passenger bill of rights

OTTAWA — The Federal Court of Appeal has agreed to hear airlines’…

TSX and Dow plunge in worst day of the year on growing fears of recession

TORONTO — The main stock indexes in Canada and the U.S. suffered…

ExxonMobil fined $40,000 after near miss on rig off Nova Scotia last fall

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia’s offshore regulator has fined ExxonMobil Canada Ltd. $40,000…

Ford extends transmission warranty for 560K Fiestas, Focuses

DETROIT — Ford is extending the warranties on about 560,000 small cars…

Aimia CEO says legal fight with biggest shareholder no barrier to M&A strategy

MONTREAL — The head of Aimia Inc. says its legal battle against…