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Europe's Airbus to buy majority stake in Bombardier CSeries program

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:42

Bombardier Inc. has announced it will partner with Netherlands-based aerospace giant Airbus on its CSeries program.

Securities regulator sets out rules for Canadian marijuana stocks with U.S. interests

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:48

The Canadian Securities Administrators set out "specific disclosure expectations" for marijuana industry firms with investments in the U.S., offering much-anticipated clarity for companies that operate on both sides of the border.

Loblaw to lay off 500 office staff in drive to cut costs

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:33

Loblaw Companies Ltd. has begun laying off 500 people from offices across the country, even as the company says it plans to add jobs later this year.

Netflix adds 4.45 million subscribers, more than expected

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:28

Video-streaming pioneer Netflix Inc added more subscribers than expected in the third quarter as original shows such as the latest season of Narcos helped attract more viewers.

The high cost of smoking: 45,400 dead, $16.2B in economic costs

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:05

There are more than 45,400 deaths in Canada attributable to smoking and the habit cost the economy $16.2 billion annually in 2012, according a new study from the Conference Board of Canada.

Yukon chief seeks Trudeau's help to stop U.S. oil drilling in caribou habitat

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:23

Yukon First Nation Chief Bruce Charlie wants Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to intervene with the White House to stop the latest American push to drill for oil in fragile Arctic caribou habitat.

U.S. makes 'aggressive' demands to access Canadian dairy market: source

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 11:04

The United States is asking Canada to open up its protected dairy market so American farmers can sell more of their products north of the border, CBC News has learned.

Business sentiment still positive, but less than it was in the summer, Bank of Canada survey finds

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 09:07

The Bank of Canada says business sentiment is showing signs of tapering off following the stronger expectations companies held about the future three months ago.

Lufthansa makes offer to buy bankrupt Alitalia

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:39

German carrier Lufthansa on Monday said it had prepared an offer to buy the global, European and domestic business of Italy's bankrupt carrier Alitalia.

Sears Canada warranties won't be honoured after Wednesday, but gift cards live on during liquidation sales

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:36

Sears Canada announced Monday that extended warranties won't be honoured as of this Wednesday, Oct. 18, a day before all 131 of the chain's stores in Canada begin liquidation sales.

Weinstein Co. turns to Colony Capital for cash in wake of scandal

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:22

Film production company the Weinstein Co. is in talks about selling itself after co-founder Harvey Weinstein became mired in a scandal over allegations of sexual harassment and sexual assault.

Auto workers at General Motors voting to end strike

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 06:19

Workers at General Motors' CAMI plant in Ingersoll, Ont., are to vote Monday on whether to accept a tentative agreement that would end a four-week-long strike.

Ottawa to cut small business tax rate to 9%

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 03:27

The Trudeau government will announce plans to cut the small business tax rate from 10.5 per cent to nine per cent, and will present details of the new plan at a national caucus meeting on Monday morning, CBC News has learned.

A modest proposal for the U.K. as it eyes NAFTA — join Canada instead: Don Pittis

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 02:00

It worked pretty well for Newfoundland. Now that NAFTA is flagging, maybe post-Brexit Britain can find a home as part of the Great White North.

Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses, including sale: Bloomberg

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 17:45

Canadian aerospace manufacturer Bombardier Inc. is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday.

Canadian oil producers alter strategies in face of oil supply certainty

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 10:15

A shift in global oil markets sentiment is under way, replacing decades of scarcity fears with confidence in surpluses, capping oil prices and forcing changes in the way the industry works, observers say.

Free trial scams and why you shouldn't click that link: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 06:00

If you've been too busy this week to keep up with health and consumer news, CBC's Marketplace is here to help.

Tim Hortons logos on the wedding tux? Couples hit up sponsors to subsidize their big day

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 02:00

A growing number of couples are soliciting sponsors to help them pay for their wedding and avoid being saddled with debt.

U.S. wants power taken away from panel handling NAFTA disputes

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 16:07

American negotiators are looking to change the way disputes are settled under NAFTA, with a series of proposed adjustments to two key chapters of the agreement.

Cash for couches: Class-action foam settlement may net you $20

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:00

An out-of-court settlement following a recent class-action lawsuit means Canadians may be eligible for $20 or more if they purchased common household items containing foam, including couches, chairs and mattresses.


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