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N.B.'s minority Tory government to hand down first budget Tuesday

N.B.'s minority Tory government to hand down first budget Tuesday

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's minority government will hand down its first budget Tuesday, saying it will offer the hard decisions needed to balance the province's finances.
Warner Bros.' chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

Warner Bros.' chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

NEW YORK — Warner Bros.
WestJet suspends 2019 financial guidance after Boeing 737 Max grounded

WestJet suspends 2019 financial guidance after Boeing 737 Max grounded

CALGARY — WestJet Airlines is suspending its 2019 financial guidance following the grounding of its 13 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft by regulators in Canada and the United States due to safety concerns.

Foxconn says Wisconsin factory will be operational in 2020

MADISON, Wis. — Foxconn Technology Group said Monday that its manufacturing facility in Wisconsin will be producing flat-screen panels by the end of 2020, with construction starting later this year.
Apple refreshes iPad lineup, with larger entry-level model

Apple refreshes iPad lineup, with larger entry-level model

NEW YORK — Apple has unveiled a new iPad that's thinner and slightly larger than its current entry-level tablet. The new iPad Air will cost $499 and sport a screen that measures 10.5 inches diagonally. That compares with the standard, 9.
UK speaker stymies PM May's bid for 3rd vote on Brexit deal

UK speaker stymies PM May's bid for 3rd vote on Brexit deal

LONDON — The speaker of Britain's House of Commons dealt a potentially fatal blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's ailing Brexit deal on Monday, saying the government couldn't keep asking lawmakers to vote on the same deal they have already rejected t
TransAlta stock rises after U.S. activist investor group demands change

TransAlta stock rises after U.S. activist investor group demands change

CALGARY — Shares in power utility TransAlta Corp. rose by more than five per cent Monday after a U.S. investment partnership revealed it has acquired a 10-per-cent stake and will be demanding board representation.

FIS spends $35B on Worldpay as digital payments surge

CINCINNATI — Fidelity National Information Services is buying Worldpay for about $35 billion with financial transactions increasingly moving online.

Namaste hires new outside audit firm but will miss deadline for 2018 report

TORONTO — Namaste Technologies Inc. has named a new auditor to replace PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, which resigned earlier this month before the cannabis e-commerce company had finalized its 2018 financial report.
Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank to hold talks on merger

Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank to hold talks on merger

BERLIN — Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest bank, and domestic rival Commerzbank have decided to open talks on a possible merger, the lenders said Sunday in an announcement that followed months of speculation about such a combination.
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