Tuesday, June 25, 2019

No compensation for missed WestJet connection shows lax rules around air passenger rights, advocate...

A Halifax grandmother who missed a connecting flight home because her first plane was delayed by a bird strike says she was stranded in Toronto...

Infrastructure bank gives Via Rail $71M to upgrade Windsor-Quebec line

A federal infrastructure agency is providing $71 million to Via Rail to help it in its plan to build dedicated tracks for...

Groupe Mach waives financing condition for Transat takeover, seeks talks with company

The second bidder for the company that owns Air Transat says it no longer seeking help financing the deal from Quebec's provincial...

Group Mach waives financing condition for Transat takeover, seeks talks with company

The second bidder for the company that owns Air Transat says it no longer seeking help financing the deal from Quebec's provincial...

Another B.C. sawmill set to close

Another sawmill company has announced that one of its B.C. operations is shutting down, adding to the growing list of mill closures...

Bombardier sells CRJ regional jet program to Mitsubishi for $550M

Montreal-based Bombardier Inc. has signed a deal to sell its CRJ regional jet program to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/bombardier-mitsubishi-1.5188779?cmp=rss

‘It’s the future’: How going small may fuel nuclear power’s comeback

Canada is positioning itself up to be a leader in a new age of nuclear power by exploring the use of small...

‘The next wave of innovation’: Nuclear reactors of the future are small and modular

The federal government thinks small modular reactors (SMR) that generate nuclear power will play a critical role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions...

Fake cannabis labels circulating in Saskatchewan

Chase Ruttig, assistant regional manager at Prairie Records, is cautioning owners to double check before purchasing cannabis online, as some illegal cannabis...

Zimbabwe tries to bring back its dollar, a decade after hyperinflation killed it

Zimbabwe declared its interim currency to be the country's sole legal tender on Monday in a bid to stem black market demand...