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B.C. gas pipeline on hold after Indigenous tools found on construction site

5 hours 29 min ago

The Unist'ot'en Clan of the Wet'suwet'en Nation says it found two stone tools where Coastal GasLink is currently building the camp that will house workers near Houston in B.C.'s northern Interior.

Canada's main stock index reaches highest level since Oct. 5

7 hours 5 min ago

Canada's main stock index posted a triple-digit gain Friday after oil hit a three-month high to extend the market's winning streak to six weeks. Stock markets responded positively to optimism about possible U.S.-China trade deal.

Aphria review of acquisitions at centre of short seller allegations finds price paid was on the high end

11 hours 34 min ago

Cannabis company Aphria Inc. says a review of recent transactions that a short seller cast doubt on has found the company paid a high price for the assets in question, and certain company directors had "conflicting interests" in the deals that weren't disclosed at the time.

Average house price in Canada falls 5.5% to $455K compared to a year ago

15 hours 47 min ago

The average price of a Canadian home has fallen by 5.5 per cent to $455,000 over the past 12 months, the Canadian Real Estate Association said Friday.

This car costs $1.1M. But for a growing number of buyers, that price is right

20 hours 4 min ago

The Canadian International AutoShow opens in Toronto Friday. The event has landed manufacturers and exotic cars that other car shows have missed out on and high-end dealerships credit the large number of luxury car customers who call the city home.

Mnuchin says U.S. had 'productive' trade meetings with China

20 hours 20 min ago

Top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators had "productive meetings," U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a tweet on Friday, as the world's largest economies wound down two days of high-level talks to resolve their bruising trade war.

BlackBerry, federal government pour $350M into autonomous cars

21 hours 4 min ago

BlackBerry and the federal government visited an Ottawa autonomous car hub Friday to announce a combined $350 million toward new technology.

Is it the early days of a real estate revolution? Online realtor Redfin launches in Canada

21 hours 4 min ago

While the Redfin model is a challenge to conventional brokerages, more radical changes are being rolled out by other players in the U.S. market. Is this the early days of a real estate revolution?

Warren Buffet's company takes new stake in Canada's Suncor

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 14:50

Billionaire Warren Buffett's company has taken a new stake in Canadian firm Suncor Energy and trimmed its huge Apple stake. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. filed a quarterly update on holdings with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday.

Iceberg Vodka CEO baffled by bizarre heist of ancient water

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 14:44

In a theft fitting of the Oceans franchise, somebody has stolen 30,000 litres of water from a Canadian vodka maker.

Rolling Stones fan calls out Ticketmaster for 'bait and switch' after mid-sale price jump

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 13:07

A fan of the Rolling Stones is accusing Ticketmaster of pulling a "bait and switch" while he was buying tickets for the band's Canada Day weekend concert north of Toronto, raising the price by $60 within seconds. He says Ticketmaster is now refunding the extra costs.

Possible ban on Huawei over national security could delay 5G rollout, Telus says

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 12:11

Telus Corp. acknowledged Thursday that the deployment of its fifth-generation wireless network could be delayed and be more expensive than anticipated if Ottawa chooses to ban equipment from Huawei Technologies Inc.

Amazon cancels plans to build second headquarters in New York City

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 09:20

Citing opposition from local politicians and community activists, Amazon abruptly announced Thursday that it has cancelled its plans to build its second headquarters in New York City.

Why the price of gas is going up

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 09:15

You'll be able to find the best deal at the pumps between 5 p.m and 10 p.m. tonight, says a petroleum analyst.

'Mind-blowing' gaffes at QuadrigaCX leave cryptocurrency watchers 'gobsmacked'

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 07:22

Industry observers are in disbelief over the revelation the embattled QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency exchange recently lost track of more than $460,000 in crypto coins.

'We've been treated unfairly': Truck convoy sets off from Alberta to protest Ottawa's oil and gas policies

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 07:04

After months of pro-pipeline rallies across Alberta, a protest convoy with about 160 trucks, big and small, left Red Deer early Thursday morning for a four-day trek to Ottawa.

Airbus will stop making the world's biggest passenger jet because it has no customers

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 05:55

European plane-maker Airbus says it will stop making its superjumbo A380 in 2021 for lack of customers, abandoning the world's biggest passenger jet and one of the aviation industry's most ambitious and most troubled endeavours.

China, U.S. open trade talks as Beijing says exports rebound

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:00

U.S. and Chinese negotiators have opened talks on a vexing trade war as Beijing reported its exports rebounded in January despite tariff hikes by President Donald Trump.

Why Quebec sees SNC-Lavalin as an asset, not a liability

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 01:00

While federal politicians decry alleged interference in SNC-Lavalin's bribery case, in Quebec many worry a trial could doom a company that's considered a jewel of the business community.

Canada quietly moves to resolve steel spat with Mexico

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 01:00

Finance Minister Bill Morneau has quietly reversed a controversial decision to slap a surtax on two types of Mexican steel imports. The NAFTA partner vigorously objected to being targeted by Canada's emergency safeguards measure last fall and threatened trade action.

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