Business

WHO working with Google to combat virus misinformation

GENEVA — The World Health Organization is working with Google to ensure…

  • Feb 3, 2020

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

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world…

Britain to seek Canada-style free trade deal with EU

LONDON — Two days after Brexit, British officials pushed the European Union…

Experts: Travel bans, business closures could hurt economy

MILWAUKEE — Travel restrictions and business closures aimed at stopping the spread…

Quebec cannabis newcomer poised to start growing at massive facility

MONTREAL — Cannara Biotech Inc. says it has received a cannabis cultivation…

US states join global push to ban animal-tested cosmetics

LAS VEGAS — A growing number of U.S. states are considering a…

Canadian advertisers change up Super Bowl strategies following CRTC case

TORONTO — When Canadians tune into the Super Bowl this Sunday, they’ll…

Tim Hortons seeks to reclaim Canadian brand identity amid lukewarm sales

Tim Hortons franchisees gathered in Calgary earlier this week and erupted into…

Dow to build Alberta ethylene plant expansion for more than US$200 million

CALGARY — U.S. chemical producer Dow Inc. has approved an expansion of…

Delta, American and United suspend flights between U.S., China

NEW YORK — Delta, American and United said Friday they will suspend…

Canada’s internet code of conduct goes into effect for 10 big service providers

TORONTO — Canada’s 10 largest internet service providers will be required to…

Canadian advertisers change up Super Bowl strategies following CRTC case

TORONTO — Canadian advertisers say Super Bowl marketing is being shaken up…

Brexit reflections: A bumpy ride down a long, winding road

LONDON — So this is the way Britain’s European Union membership ends:…

  • Jan 31, 2020

Looking to make a career change? Start with a financial plan, say experts

Dusting off the old resume may seem like the logical first step…

Manulife Canada CEO sees Apple and Netflix as competitors as insurance evolves

TORONTO — When Manulife Financial Corp.’s president and CEO of Canadian operations…

Bill to reform broadcast and telecom rules coming soon: Guilbeault

OTTAWA — Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault is hinting that changes to Canada’s…

Capstone buys stake in proposed Alberta solar power generation project

CALGARY — Toronto-based Capstone Infrastructure Corp. says it is buying a 51…

US economy grew at moderate 2.1% rate in fourth quarter

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a moderate 2.1% rate in…

  • Jan 30, 2020

Huawei races to replace Google apps for next smartphone

BEIJING — If you can make smartphone apps, Chinese tech giant Huawei…

Trump celebrates major rewrite of North American trade rules

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed into law a major…