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Climate change, aging population major economic factors in forecast for 2020s

A new economic report says the next decade in Canada will increasingly…

WestJet delays 737 Max return for another month, affecting about 500 flights

CALGARY — WestJet Airlines Ltd. says it has scrubbed Boeing’s grounded 737…

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers and a judge are handling the…

  • Jan 6, 2020

Climate change, aging population major economic factors in forecast for 2020s

A new economic report says the next decade in Canada will increasingly…

Canadian oilpatch hopes float on Prairie helium drilling prospects

CALGARY — A veteran of Canada’s ailing oilpatch is hoping a new…

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…

Catalyst, Baker group reach deal on HBC takeover; price raised to $11 per share

TORONTO — A battle for control of the company that owns the…

Gym class without the gym? With technology, it’s catching on

Grace Brown’s schedule at West Potomac High School in northern Virginia is…

Mercedes recalls 750,000 cars because sunroof can fly off

NEW YORK — Mercedes-Benz is recalling roughly 750,000 cars because the vehicles’…

Ex-Nissan chief made escape to Beirut aboard charter flights

ANKARA, Turkey — Charter flights that spirited ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn from…

New vehicle sales in US fell 1.3% in 2019 but still healthy

DETROIT — New vehicle sales in the U.S. fell 1.3% last year,…

Vapes, edibles and tea coming to legal Ontario cannabis shops next week

TORONTO — Dozens of new marijuana products will be available in retail…

Report ranks WestJet most punctual airline in Canada, Air Canada 20th worldwide

WestJet Airlines Ltd. is the most punctual airline in Canada, according to…

Roots CEO Jim Gabel leaves retailer, Meghan Roach appointed as interim CEO

Roots Canada chief executive Jim Gabel has left the company effective immediately,…

Air Canada, WestJet push back return of Boeing 737 Max until early spring

TORONTO — Canada’s two biggest airlines are keeping the grounded Boeing 737…

AltaGas may be forced to increase stake in energy handling firm Petrogas

CALGARY — AltaGas Ltd. says it may be forced to increase its…

3 crashes, 3 deaths raise questions about Tesla’s Autopilot

DETROIT — Three crashes involving Teslas that killed three people have increased…

  • Jan 3, 2020

Oil price jumps on fear of Iranian retaliation against US

LONDON — The price of oil surged Friday on concerns that Iran…

  • Jan 3, 2020

B.C. Supreme Court grants natural gas pipeline company interlocutory injunction

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia Supreme Court has granted Coastal GasLink an…