Thursday, June 20, 2019

U.S. businesses beg Trump not to escalate tariffs on China

U.S. businesses are imploring President Donald Trump not to expand his tariffs to $300 billion US in goods from China that have...

Toronto’s GMP sells off capital markets business to U.S.-based Stifel

GMP Capital Inc. has signed a deal to sell the bulk of its capital markets business to Stifel Financial Corp. in a...

Boeing executive says sorry over 737 Max crashes

A Boeing executive is apologizing to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.  https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/boeing-executive-says-sorry-1.5177976?cmp=rss

Alberta Energy Regulator paying a 3rd executive to commute from B.C.

A member of the AER’s legal team lives in Victoria, B.C. and has been commuting to Edmonton and Calgary for at least...

Expect rate cuts to wait till Fed thinks they’re essential: Don Pittis

Canadian borrowers and market investors expecting a new round of rate cutting may be disappointed as central bankers batten down to fight...

Huawei founder says revenue will be billions below forecast

Huawei's founder said Monday that the Chinese telecom giant's revenue will be $30 billion US less than forecast over the next two...

Boeing made ‘mistake’ in handling cockpit warning system in 737 Max jets: CEO

The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 Max...

Boeing made ‘mistake’ in handling warning system in 737 Max jets before 2 deadly...

The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 Max...

LGBT investing group Gaingels makes its 1st Canadian deal

A U.S.-based investment group whose members invest their money in companies with progressive social values and LGBT leadership has made its first deal...

Canada pledges to eliminate single-use plastics: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week, including Ottawa's proposed ban on single-use plastics and...