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Grounded Boeing jet holds back profits, growth at airlines

Grounded Boeing jet holds back profits, growth at airlines

DALLAS — The three big U.S.

Trump ups mileage proposal slightly over Obama standard

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is making a concession on its proposed minimum fuel economy requirement for new vehicles, but environmental groups and a key Democratic senator complain it does not go far enough, and still falls well below the r
Stocks rebound after WHO calms fears about virus being global crisis

Stocks rebound after WHO calms fears about virus being global crisis

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rebounded from morning losses after the World Health Organization tempered fears that a deadly virus outbreak in China was a global crisis. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 21.

Sunrise Records owner to buy U.S. retailer For Your Entertainment for US$10 million

TORONTO — Canadian retail chain Sunrise Records is branching out into the United States with the acquisition of For Your Entertainment, a music, film and pop culture outlet that operates across much of the country.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (17,621.78, up 21.92 points.) Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Unchanged at $5.19 on 97.4 million shares. AltaGas Ltd. (TSX:ALA). Energy.
Cannabis price gap increases, as illegal cannabis prices fall: StatCan

Cannabis price gap increases, as illegal cannabis prices fall: StatCan

The gap between what Canadians pay for legal and illicit cannabis is widening — a sign experts say points to the need for the marijuana industry to make prices a priority this year.
Waterfront Toronto seeks extension for Sidewalk Labs decision day

Waterfront Toronto seeks extension for Sidewalk Labs decision day

TORONTO — Waterfront Toronto's board will have more time to make a decision on whether to move forward with Sidewalk Lab's proposal to build a smart city.
Next stop, Brexit: Britain's EU divorce bill becomes law

Next stop, Brexit: Britain's EU divorce bill becomes law

LONDON — Britain’s delayed and disputed Brexit bill became law on Thursday, removing the last U.K. obstacle to the country leaving the European Union in just over a week. The U.K.

Birchcliff shares fall after it unveils higher-than-expected 2020 budget

CALGARY — Shares in natural gas producer Birchcliff Energy Ltd. fell by as much as 13.7 per cent on Thursday after it announced a higher-than-expected $350-million 2020 capital spending budget.
Knopf names Reagan Arthur as its new publisher

Knopf names Reagan Arthur as its new publisher

NEW YORK — One of the world's most prestigious literary publishers has chosen just its fourth editorial leader in its 105-year history: Reagan Arthur has been named executive vice-president and publisher of Alfred A.
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