B.C.-based pot producer Tilray reports revenue surge, net loss

By The Canadian Press Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 NANAIMO, B.C.— B.C.-based cannabis producer Tilray reported an 85 per cent jump in quarterly revenue year-over-year to US$ 10 million, but a wider net loss during its third quarter. The Nanaimo-based company posted a quarterly net loss of US$ 18.7 million during the three months ended Sept. 30, More...

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Where Trump irritates, Canada sees a chance to lure investment

By Sandrine RastelloBloomberg Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 Canada should take advantage of fraught relations between the U.S. and nations including China to lure capital and skilled workers, according to the chairman More...

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La Coop federee agrees to sell some of Cargill’s Ontario retail locations

OTTAWA — The Competition Bureau says Quebec-based agri-food co-operative La Coop federee has agreed to sell several Cargill retail locations in Ontario as part of an agreement related to its purchase of More...

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A $1.7-trillion fund manager joins critics of Trudeau oil policy

By Michael BellusciBloomberg Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 One of the largest foreign holders of Canadian energy stocks says investors are turning away from the country, frustrated over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s More...

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Jennifer Wells: Labour issues may hand Democrats the key to fighting USMCA

In conversation at the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School last month, Nancy Pelosi laid out her priorities should the Democrats regain control of the House of Representatives and should Pelosi reclaim More...

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Transatlantic budget flying gets a reality check

By Egill BjarnasonThe Associated Press Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 REYKJAVIK, ICELAND—For those hoping for ever cheaper fares on long-haul flights, this month’s takeover of Icelandic airline Wow is not More...

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More companies could end up dropping forced arbitration for sex harassment claims, analysis suggests

By Jena McGregorThe Washington Post Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 Last week, two of Silicon Valley’s biggest tech heavyweights said they were ending their policy of forcing workers to settle sexual harassment More...

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Toronto stock market pushes higher, despite energy weakness on drop in oil

Canada’s main stock index was up in late-morning trading as gains in the financial, industrial and materials sectors outweighed losses in the energy sector as the price of oil fell. The S&P/TSX composite More...

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Flight simulator company CAE Inc. reports higher Q2 profit and revenue

MONTREAL—Flight simulator company CAE Inc. says its second-quarter profit and revenue increased compared with a year ago. The Montreal-based firm says its net income attributable to shareholders was $ 60.7 More...

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Tape bombs, scandals, and crushing tailspins: Taking stock

By Arie ShapiraBloomberg Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 Trying to find a silver lining to Monday’s brutal session is a real challenge. The day was full of tape bombs, like Lumentum’s revelations about reduced More...