Friday, April 19, 2019

OSC settles with Glencore unit Katanga for $30M for misleading about Congo operation

A panel at the Ontario Securities Commission has approved a $30-million settlement with Katanga Mining over the company's misleading statements and its...

General Dynamics warns Canada: Cancelling Saudi deal would cost billions

General Dynamics on Monday put pressure on Ottawa over the sale of armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia, warning that the federal government...

Amazon says it plans to create 600 new tech jobs in Toronto

The online retail behemoth says the jobs will be in fields including software development, machine learning and cloud computing. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/amazon-hiring-in-toronto-1.4950541?cmp=rss

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales down 0.1% in October

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 0.1 per cent in October to $58.2 billion, a weaker report than economists expected. The decline...

Canada lacks gender diversity in AI industry, lags in wage equality: WEF study

Canada has the world's fifth largest artificial intelligence workforce, but is still far from closing the gender gap and, for the second...

China’s Huawei says it has secured over 25 commercial 5G contracts

Chinese technology giant Huawei Technologies said on Tuesday it has secured more than 25 commercial contracts for 5G, the largest in the...

Chinese automakers’ Canadian expansion plans on hold over Huawei CFO’s arrest, says auto sector...

Several Chinese automakers planning to expand production into Canada have put their plans on hold over the Vancouver arrest of Chinese telecom...

TSX at 2-year low, Dow loses another 500 points

New York’s Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 507 points or 2.1 per cent Monday, and the TSX was at a two-year low...

Couche-Tard to swap U.S. convenience stores and gas stations with CrossAmerica

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. and CrossAmerica Partners LP have signed a deal to swap convenience and gas station assets in the United States....

19% of women, 13% of men report workplace harassment in StatsCan survey

About 19 per cent of Canadian women and 13 per cent of men reported being harassed in the workplace, with the highest...