Monday, June 25, 2018

Canada’s definition of beer could be changing

Federal officials are proposing changes to national beer standards that would widen the number of ingredients permitted in a pint and force...

Manulife cutting 700 jobs, consolidating Canadian operations

Manulife Financial Corp. said Thursday it plans to cut about 700 jobs in Canada over the next 18 months as it move...

Ross says U.S. must create ‘more painful’ environment in trade

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says the United States needs to make it harder for its trading partners to have high trade barriers...

Intel CEO resigns after probe into relationship with employee

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich is resigning after the company learned of what it's calling a consensual relationship with an employee. https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/intel-ceo-resignation-relationship-1.4715647?cmp=rss

Calgary judge awards Dow Chemical $1.06B US in dispute with Nova Chemicals

A Calgary judge has awarded Dow Chemical Canada $1.06 billion in damages against Nova Chemicals Corporation in a dispute over a massive...

Fix tax rate or risk business exodus, trade association warns

Another of Canada’s largest business groups is warning that Ottawa needs to act now to lower corporate taxes or risk a continued...

Surveys asking if men are superior, whether gays deserve equal rights spark a research...

The head of the association representing pollsters in this country says in this era of social movements such as #MeToo, it's time...

Complaints over Aeroplan, Air Miles-linked surveys asking ‘offensive’ questions spark concern

The head of the association representing pollsters in this country says in this era of social movements such as #MeToo, it's time...

S&P/TSX composite index hits record closing high

Canada's main stock index closed at a record high Wednesday, boosted by a broad-based rally on the market. https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/s-p-tsx-composite-index-record-closing-high-1.4714793?cmp=rss

‘We want no part of it’ : U.S. airlines refuse to transport migrant kids...

Major U.S. airlines are telling the White House that they don't want to participate in any transportation of migrant children who have...