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China considering halting all meat products from Canada over fake veterinary health certificates

2 hours 44 min ago

China is considering halting all meat imports from Canada starting Wednesday after the Canadian Food Inspection Agency notified China that it had discovered a number of fabricated veterinary health certificates in meat products bound for China, according to a government official.

Porter Airlines to start seasonal flights to Ontario cottage country this week

4 hours 14 min ago

Anyone looking to get away to Ontario cottage country this year will have the option to avoid traffic and take a quick flight from Toronto starting this week

Uncompensated WestJet flight delay points to lax air passenger rights, advocate says

8 hours 51 min ago

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 overnight without a credit card and without any compensation for a hotel or transportation from the airline.

This house was built using 600,000 recycled plastic bottles

9 hours 12 min ago

A pair of entrepreneurs with boat-building backgrounds have constructed a home in Nova Scotia using thousands of melted recycled plastic bottles.

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

9 hours 27 min ago

A federal infrastructure agency is providing $71 million to Via Rail to help it in its plan to build dedicated tracks for faster, more frequent service in Ontario and Quebec.

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

9 hours 34 min ago

The second bidder for the company that owns Air Transat says it no longer seeking help financing the deal from Quebec's provincial government, but says it is looking for an exclusive negotiation window with the company to hammer out a deal.

Another B.C. sawmill set to close

9 hours 39 min ago

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

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

12 hours 14 min ago

Montreal-based Bombardier Inc. has signed a deal to sell its CRJ regional jet program to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.

Fake cannabis labels circulating in Saskatchewan

17 hours 4 min ago

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

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

17 hours 4 min ago

Canada is positioning itself up to be a leader in a new age of nuclear power by exploring the use of small modular reactors. While the technology is still years away from being built, it's renewing long-held concerns by some about radioactive waste and accidents.

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

17 hours 4 min ago

The federal government thinks small modular reactors (SMR) that generate nuclear power will play a critical role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and moving Canada toward a low-carbon future. Here’s what you need to know about them.

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

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 11:13

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

U.S. Supreme Court strikes down law banning foul language trademarks

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 08:26

The U.S. Supreme Court has struck down a section of federal law that prevented officials from registering trademarks seen as scandalous or immoral, handing a victory Monday to California fashion brand FUCT

Gambling chain Caesars to be taken over by Eldorado Resorts in $17B deal

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 05:37

Eldorado Resorts will buy Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion, creating a casino giant.

Business adds new clout to latest round of Hong Kong protests: Don Pittis

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 01:00

Since China took control of Hong Kong, business leaders have shown firm support for the Beijing status quo. Now that's changed and the Chinese establishment may be listening.

Canadian agriculture is using more energy — but more efficiently too

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 12:01

Overall energy use from Canadian agriculture has grown, along with average farm size but energy efficiency has seen improvements that mitigate it.

Air Canada reviewing how crew left sleeping passenger on plane

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 10:48

Air Canada said Sunday it's looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind and later woke up in the dark.

Calgary narrowly wins the 2023 World Petroleum Congress after four rounds of voting

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 09:02

Calgary has been selected as host city for the World Petroleum Congress in 2023, after multiple rounds of voting by the World Petroleum Council on Sunday.

Pot edibles coming soon and a woman overbilled more than $3,000: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 01:00

CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week, including pot edibles coming soon and a woman overbilled more than $3,000.

Senate enables 'extremely hasty bill' to change trade rules

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 01:00

On the day the Senate rushed through legislation to temporarily suspend one of Canada's international trade obligations — citing fears of as-yet-unspecified "surges" — Donald Trump sat beside Justin Trudeau and said the current trade situation for North American steel is "very well taken care of."


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