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Latest news from Canada.com - Business feed

  1. MasterCard tops Street 2Q forecasts

    07.27 / 13:31 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) _ MasterCard Inc. (MA) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $1.18…
  2. US durable goods orders climbed 6.5 per cent in June

    07.27 / 13:31 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    WASHINGTON — Orders for long-lasting U.S. factory goods posted the biggest gain in nearly three years last month, pulled up by a surge in demand for civilian…
  3. Europe orders France, Belgium to end port tax breaks

    07.27 / 13:31 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    BRUSSELS — The European Commission has ordered France and Belgium to end tax breaks for ports, saying they distort competition in the 28-nation European…
  4. Altria misses 2Q profit forecasts

    07.27 / 13:10 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    RICHMOND, Va. — Altria is reporting second-quarter earnings of $1.99…
  5. The Latest: Fire official says man, 18, killed on fair ride

    07.27 / 13:10 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Latest on Ohio State Fair's deadly accident when a ride broke apart. (all times…
  6. Tax provision recovery boosts PotashCorp Q2 profit compared with year ago

    07.27 / 13:10 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    SASKATOON — Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX:POT) earned a second-quarter profit of US$201 million, boosted by a one-time tax provision…
  7. Teck Resources second-quarter results boosted by steelmaking coal business

    07.27 / 12:28 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    VANCOUVER — Teck Resources Ltd. (TSX:TECK.B) says its steelmaking coal business helped grow its second-quarter profit to $577…
  8. Cameco to pay fraction of proposed amount to settle U.S. tax dispute

    07.27 / 12:28 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    SASKATOON — Cameco Corp. (TSX:CCO) says it has settled a tax dispute with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service that will see it pay far less than was originally…
  9. P&G beats Street 4Q forecasts

    07.27 / 12:28 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    CINCINNATI (AP) _ Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $2.22…
  10. UPS tops Street 2Q forecasts

    07.27 / 12:28 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    ATLANTA — UPS is reporting second-quarter net income of $1.38…
  11. Verizon meets 2Q profit forecasts

    07.27 / 12:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    NEW YORK (AP) _ Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $4.36…
  12. Only on AP: Isolated Qatar hires firm founded by Trump aide

    07.27 / 12:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Qatar has hired a Washington influence firm founded by President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and another specialized in digging up dirt on U.S. politicians, signalling it wants to challenge Saudi Arabia's massive lobbying efforts in America's capital amid a diplomatic dispute among Arab…
  13. Samsung poised to unseat Intel as king of microchips

    07.27 / 12:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — Intel's more than two decade-long reign as the king of the silicon-based semiconductor is poised to end Thursday when South Korea's Samsung Electronics elbows the U.S. manufacturer aside to become the leading maker of computer…
  14. Comcast tops Street 2Q forecasts

    07.27 / 12:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $2.51…
  15. Southwest tops Street in 2Q as customers seek out low fares

    07.27 / 12:07 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    DALLAS — Customers seeking out low airfares gave Southwest a strong revenue boost in its second quarter, helping the airline to beat Wall Street's…
  16. Nokia in continued loss with decline in networks

    07.27 / 08:17 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    HELSINKI — Nokia has reported a continued loss in the second quarter with almost flat sales, mainly caused by a 5 per cent decline in its core networks…
  17. Foxconn hands Walker 'grand slam home run'

    07.27 / 07:37 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    MADISON, Wis. — If the biggest winner in the Foxconn sweepstakes so far is Wisconsin, the second-biggest is Gov. Scott…
  18. Deutsche Bank sees profit rebound; CEO not satisfied

    07.27 / 07:17 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    FRANKFURT — Deutsche Bank's net profit rebounded to 466 million euros ($545 million) in the second quarter from a mere 20 million euros a year earlier as the bank presses on with a difficult long-term restructuring, the company announced…
  19. Ford Mustang, slumping in US, is still a global hit

    07.27 / 06:36 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    DETROIT — On any given day this summer, you might find 97-year-old Lennart Ribring driving his 2016 Ford Mustang GT on a winding road near his home in Sweden. Or you might see Chris Fitzpatrick polishing his 1967 Mustang convertible in Auckland, New Zealand. Guo Xin might be working on a Mustang in his car repair shop in Beijing, while in England, a happy bride and groom drive off in a Mustang GT California…
  20. SHARE report finds there is poor corporate reporting on Indigenous issues

    07.27 / 05:56 www.canada.com Canada.com - Business
    A group that advises activist shareholders hopes a new report will do for Indigenous issues what has already been done for environmental causes — put them on the boardroom…