Friday, April 26, 2019

Oil demand growth to shift to petrochemicals away from motor fuels: IEA

Strong global demand for oil and gas will shift in the next five years towards petrochemicals and away from motor fuels gasoline...

Why buy a mattress Endy-where else, Sleep Country Canada says

Sleep Country Canada has agreed to buy online mattress seller Endy for $89 million. https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/sleep-country-canada-endy-1.4927163?cmp=rss

‘I wouldn’t go’: Chinese detentions prompt Canadian businesses to rethink travel plans

Escalating fears of retaliation after Canada detained a high-ranking Chinese business executive have prompted some Canadian business leaders to think twice before...

Truckers take cautious approach to all-electric vehicles

All-electric trucks have the potential for cost savings for fleet operators, particularly if maintenance costs prove to be lower than diesel, but...

Tesla says supplier discount request was for ongoing projects

Tesla said on Monday that it had asked a small number of suppliers to cut prices on ongoing, long-term projects to improve...

U.K. committee wants to hear Facebook’s Zuckerberg on fake news, data supplied to Trump...

A British parliamentary committee has summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to answer questions on fake news as authorities step up efforts to...

Stars Group, formerly known as Amaya, buys U.K.’s Sky Betting for $4.7B

Canadian online-gambling company Stars Group Inc., formerly known as Amaya, says it is buying U.K.-based Sky Betting & Gaming in a deal...

Bombardier-Airbus C Series deal to close on July 1

Bombardier says a partnership that will see Airbus acquire a majority 50.01 per cent stake in the C Series commercial jet program...

Amazon, RCMP on the case as unsolicited deliveries of sex toys, other items cause...

Amazon and the RCMP have each launched investigations to try to figure out why university student unions across the country are receiving...

Weinstein Co. turns to Colony Capital for cash in wake of scandal

Film production company the Weinstein Co. is in talks about selling itself after co-founder Harvey Weinstein became mired in a scandal over allegations of...