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Latest news from Canada.com - Business feed

  1. B.C. set to table pre-election pay-back budget with surplus cash: government

    02.20 / 23:21 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    VICTORIA - British Columbia's finance minister says five consecutive surplus budgets and a nation-leading economy has the government prepared to spend money after years of penny…
  2. Loblaw resets passwords for all PC Plus accounts following security breach

    02.20 / 22:03 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    TORONTO - Loblaw has reset passwords for all its PC Plus rewards collectors' online accounts after points were stolen from some members'…
  3. New John F. Kennedy stamp marks centennial of his birth

    02.20 / 22:03 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BOSTON - The U.S. Postal Service has unveiled a new stamp to mark the 100th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's…
  4. Bell Canada discriminated against sick woman by making her go to store: tribunal

    02.20 / 22:03 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    TORONTO - The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal says Bell Canada discriminated against a seriously ill woman by forcing her to violate her doctor's orders and go to a store in person in order to acquire a…
  5. How long should injured pro athletes get workers comp?

    02.20 / 20:46 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn worker compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if their athletic careers normally would have ended more than 30 years…
  6. Former Nalcor Energy CEO's severance was appropriate: auditor general

    02.20 / 20:46 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador's auditor general says a controversial $1.4 million severance package paid out to the former head of Nalcor Energy was…
  7. AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone records

    02.20 / 19:22 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    WASHINGTON - The Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino…
  8. Big banks said to be more open to making loans to oil and gas industry

    02.20 / 19:22 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    CALGARY - Credit has started to flow more freely to Canada's battered oil and gas sector, though some executives say lenders are favouring larger and more financially secure…
  9. Canadian labour leader Bob White dead, instrumental in creating CAW

    02.20 / 19:22 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    TORONTO - Canadian labour leader Bob White has…
  10. WhatsApp adds 'status' feature in not do past and future

    02.20 / 18:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - In a nod to its past as well as its future, WhatsApp is adding a "status" feature that lets users tell their contacts what they are up…
  11. Water regulators for Philly, NYC mum on gas drilling talks

    02.20 / 16:51 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    Environmental groups and anti-drilling residents fear regulators are taking steps to lift a seven-year moratorium on natural gas development near the Delaware…
  12. Czech PM fires industry minister who said roaming is luxury

    02.20 / 16:51 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    PRAGUE - Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has fired his minister of industry and trade over his resistance to work to lower telephone and mobile data…
  13. Wholesale trade rise 0.7% in December for third straight monthly gain

    02.20 / 15:36 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    OTTAWA - Canadian wholesale trade grew 0.7 per cent to $57.3 billion in December, registering its third consecutive monthly…
  14. China, Canada face similar pension challenges: CEO of CPP Investment Board

    02.20 / 14:22 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BEIJING, China - The top executive at Canada's largest retirement fund is in Beijing today to help grow the fund's relationship with Chinese pension…
  15. US equity firm closes in on purchase of Portuguese bank

    02.20 / 14:22 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    LISBON, Portugal - Portugal's central bank says it has picked U.S. private equity firm Lone Star for exclusive final negotiations on its bid to buy Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged by the Portuguese government from the collapse of major lender Banco Espirito…
  16. Eurozone tries to avoid another Greek crisis

    02.20 / 13:08 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BRUSSELS - The eurozone's 19 finance ministers will try to defuse the risk of another Greek crisis when they meet later in…
  17. Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by engineer

    02.20 / 13:08 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    LONDON - Uber's chief executive ordered an urgent investigation Monday into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her…
  18. World stocks mostly rise as US remains shut for holiday

    02.20 / 13:08 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    HONG KONG - Global stocks mostly rose Monday, though Wall Street to remain shut for a holiday, as investors awaited economic and corporate earnings reports and Fed meeting minutes due out this…
  19. Boston, patrolmen's union agree to 4-year, $68 million deal

    02.20 / 11:50 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BOSTON - Boston's mayor and the city's largest police union have agreed to a four-year, $68 million contract for its 1,500 patrol…
  20. Atlantic premiers discuss trade, growth strategy to boost regional co-operation

    02.20 / 11:50 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    CORNER BROOK, N.L. - Atlantic Canada's four premiers are meeting today in Newfoundland to discuss the Atlantic Growth Strategy and…