Ghosting a new work phenomenon
Canadian Space Agency confident in rocket being used to launch $1-billion satellite despite U.S. investigation
Canadian companies start to benefit from membership in China-based infrastructure bank
Memorial University to collaborate with Great Northern Port Inc. on Crémaillère Harbour economic study
When it comes to your family budget, don't follow Ottawa's example and pile on the debt
Kraken reels in $1-M federal contract for its ThunderFish robot
No need for 'he said-she said.' Emails are sufficient to prove workplace harassment in court
“He said-she said” court battles have become a thing of the past. Employees now rely on their email records as ways to record their complaints when facing workplace harassment. No longer can an employer (or employee) afford to let an ...
Huawei chairman says his company is as trustworthy as any Canadian firm
SHENZHEN, CHINA – Huawei is just as trustworthy as a Canadian company, according to one of the telecom giant’s top executives, as the Chinese equipment maker works to boost its reputation in the face of growing concern over its ties to ...
U.S. activist investors nominate TransAlta directors to stymie Brookfield deal
CALGARY — U.S. activist investors trying to use their stake in TransAlta Corp. to force change are nominating five new directors to the company's board in an effort to interrupt a $750-million investment in the power utility. Cove Key Bluescape ...
SNC-Lavalin considering all options after Codelco contract cancellation
MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is leaving the door open to a lawsuit against Chile's state-owned copper mining company, which has terminated its contract with the construction giant. "We have to see if legal actions will be taken," spokesman ...
Energy sector helps boost stocks in Toronto as oil rises, U.S. stocks up
TORONTO — Canada's main stock index pushed higher in late-morning trading as oil prices moved up and the energy sector headed higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 85.82 points at 16,151.68. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was ...
Newmont says ISS recommends shareholders vote in favour of Goldcorp deal
DENVER — Newmont Mining Corp. says proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. has recommended shareholders vote in favour of the gold miner's acquisition of Goldcorp Inc. The company says the report found a vote in favour of the deal ...
The good, bad and the unknown of Apple's new services
SAN FRANCISCO — It took a while, but finally — and with the carefully curated help of Oprah, Big Bird and Goldman Sachs — Apple has at last unveiled a new streaming TV service, its own branded credit card and a news subscription product. The moves ...
Correction: Financial Markets story
In a story March 22 about the financial markets, The Associated Press misspelled the name of asset management company Schroders. A corrected version of the story is below: Stocks, bond yields fall sharply as growth worries spread New signs the global ...
Ethics body questions ex-EPA chief's $50-a-night condo deal
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Office of Government Ethics is refusing to certify one of the final financial disclosure reports of ex-Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, citing the cut-rate $50-a-night deal Pruitt had for a luxury Washington ...
Cronos Group Q4 revenue up to $5.6M but misses estimates as it posts net loss
TORONTO — Cronos Group Inc. reported an uptick in fourth-quarter revenue — boosted by the legalization of recreational cannabis last October — but missed analyst estimates and posted a quarterly net loss. The ...