Oceana Canada survey reveals Canadians want Ottawa to ban more plastics
Clearwater Seafoods deal goes through
Half of Atlantic Canadians surveyed not confident about covering living expenses
Tech company EnergyX, which has a branch in Halifax, has struck a deal in Portugal
THE PIVOT: Community key to Yarmouth farmers market
Halifax tech company awarded Canadian patent
China's Ant Group plans sale of U.S.-based EyeVerify: FT
(Reuters) - China's Ant Group Co Ltd is planning to sell U.S.-based biometric security firm EyeVerify amid growing tensions between Beijing and Washington over China's technology companies and tightening scrutiny over U.S. data, the Financial ...
Dollar on back foot with Fed's Powell likely to sound dovish note
By Kevin Buckland TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar was stuck on the back foot against major peers on Wednesday as markets wait on comments from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, who is likely to renew a commitment to ultra-easy policy. The ...
Lurching from crisis to crisis, Boeing delays 777X with demand hobbled
By Eric M. Johnson and Ankit Ajmera (Reuters) - Boeing Co took a hefty $6.5 billion charge on its all-new 777X jetliner as it posted a record annual loss on Wednesday due to the coronavirus pandemic and the aftermath of a two-year safety crisis ...
AT&T is sued for $1.35 billion over technology to synchronize smart devices
By Sheila Dang and Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - AT&T; Inc was sued on Tuesday for at least $1.35 billion by a Seattle company that accused the telecommunications giant of stealing its patented "twinning" technology, which lets smart ...
Indian economy to get shot in the arm from federal budget: Reuters poll
By Tushar Goenka and Shaloo Shrivastava BENGALURU (Reuters) - India's path to economic recovery will be stronger than previously thought as fiscal expansion and vaccine hopes help the country heal from COVID-19, a Reuters poll of economists ...
TSX slips as energy, materials stocks weigh
(Reuters) - Canada's main stock index slipped on Wednesday, weighed down by weakness in materials and energy stocks, while investors awaited the U.S. Federal Reserve policy statement for clarity on monetary stimulus. * At 9:37 a.m. ET (1437 GMT), ...
JPMorgan to join British online banking chase within months
By Iain Withers and Anna Irrera LONDON (Reuters) - JPMorgan will launch a digital consumer bank in Britain under its Chase brand within months, marking its first foray into an already competitive British market. The new business has already ...
Walgreens names outgoing Starbucks executive Brewer as CEO
(Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance said on Tuesday it named Roz Brewer, the outgoing chief operating officer of Starbucks, as the company's chief executive officer. Brewer will take office from March 15. She succeeds Stefano Pessina, who will ...
UK retailers report biggest annual price falls since May
LONDON (Reuters) - British retailers reported the biggest annual fall in prices since May this month, adding to signs of pressure on the sector since non-essential stores had to close to the public from Jan. 5 as part of renewed COVID lockdown ...
Silicon Valley venture capital firm TCV raises $4 billion for latest fund
By Jane Lanhee Lee (Reuters) - Silicon Valley venture capital firm TCV said on Wednesday it raised $4 billion for its 11th fund, the biggest fund in its 25-year history, after many of the portfolio companies in its previous funds boosted their ...