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‘There’s enormous demand for this’: Ontario businesses scramble 2021-05-10 17:48:36Local chambers of commerce fielding lots of calls for latest weapon in war against COVID-19 outbreaks.

Court ruling could pave the way for dismissal 2021-05-10 16:51:00An Ontario Superior Court judge found that the infectious disease emergency leave did not affect the employee’s right to sue for constructive di

Oilsands producers step up anti-pandemic measures as outbreaks 2021-05-10 15:47:20

JEDI program could be dropped amid Amazon-Microsoft controversy 2021-05-10 15:29:33The Pentagon granted a $10 billion, 10-year contract to Microsoft to enhance its artificial-intelligence capacity in 2019. Amazon protested.

Marriott drops as adjusted profit beats, revenue falls 2021-05-10 15:14:33Marriott swung to a first-quarter net loss but reported adjusted earnings ahead of analyst estimates. The stock is lower.

4 Top health care stocks to buy now 2021-05-10 14:53:32Our RealMoney columnist thinks these names, from Pfizer to CVS, have the best chance of outperforming post-pandemic based on fundamental and technical

Starbucks Canada offers all employees three paid sick 2021-05-10 14:49:04

FireEye jumps as it steps in to help 2021-05-10 14:23:32FireEye jumps after it says it is assisting with the investigation into a ransomware attack that has shut down operations of the biggest U.S. pipeline

Freeport-McMoRan shares leap as copper prices hit fresh 2021-05-10 14:10:32Surging demand, a softer U.S. dollar and a global supply deficit have copper prices at fresh all-time highs Monday, helping Freeport-McMoRan shares sc

Heritage, Justice ministers called to defend Bill C-10 2021-05-10 13:54:43

Dow futures test new record highs, oil gains 2021-05-10 13:53:37March quarter earnings grew more than 50 per cent from last year to $407.1 billion, pegging U.S. stocks at record highs heading into what is tradition

Novavax slips on reported delay to seek FDA 2021-05-10 13:43:37Novavax isn’t expected to seek FDA emergency-use authorization for its virus vaccine until at least June, a report says. The stock is lower.

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Canada lost 207,000 jobs in April amid renewed 2021-05-07 08:08:02In March, the economy outpaced expectations and added 303,000 jobs as restrictions rolled back.

Canadian home prices, sales will moderate by 2023 2021-05-06 11:26:55The federal housing agency predicts sales will be slowed by increasing mortgage rates and high prices seen in existing-home markets.

U.S. IP waiver support rocks COVID-19 vaccine makers 2021-05-06 10:57:53Pfizer, Moderna, Novavax and U.S. shares of BioNTech were down between four per cent and 10 per cent on Thursday.

Ottawa doubling icebreaker orders as one ship goes 2021-05-06 09:27:24The announcement has been highly anticipated by shipyards in Vancouver and Quebec that have been fighting tooth and nail for the coveted contract.

IRS authorized to seek identities of taxpayers who 2021-05-05 18:56:59The IRS is seeking information about taxpayers who conducted at least $20,000 worth of transactions in cryptocurrency from 2016 to 2020, the DOJ said

Loblaw reports 30% surge in first-quarter profit but 2021-05-05 10:05:03Loblaw reported its first-quarter profit was up 30 per cent compared with a year ago, helped by an improvement in its financial services business.

More than half of Canadians with group life 2021-05-05 09:20:48Relying only on your employer-provided life insurance is risky, personal finance experts warn.

Canada posts $1.1B trade deficit in March as 2021-05-04 10:33:39Canada's trade deficit for the month followed two consecutive monthly trade surpluses.

Pfizer sees ‘durable demand’ for COVID-19 vaccine as 2021-05-04 09:48:57Pfizer forecast US$26 billion in COVID-19 vaccine sales this year, a more than 70 per cent jump from its last projection,

Wealthsimple raises $750 million — investors include Drake, 2021-05-03 10:16:32Wealthsimple's new financing deal that includes several new venture capital investors as well as celebrities including Drake and Ryan Reynolds.

COVID-19 burnout is real — and your employer 2021-05-01 07:00:09A recent survey found nearly half of Canada's small- and medium-sized companies are worried employee burnout will hit their bottom line.

Why a strong Canadian dollar isn’t an excuse 2021-04-30 17:16:13The loonie has been trading above 81 cents US for seven days in a row and currency analysts say it could climb further in coming months.

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Amazon postpones Prime Day in Canada due to 2021-05-07 15:30:39Amazon's annual Prime Day marketing event in Canada has been put on hold this year amid ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks at its facilities in Ontario's Pe

America faces employment conundrum amid COVID-19 reopening — 2021-05-07 09:58:34America's employers added just 266,000 jobs last month, sharply lower than in March and a sign that some businesses are struggling to find enough wor

New COVID lockdowns took a big bite out 2021-05-07 08:50:09Canada's economy lost 207,000 jobs in April, as a new round of government-ordered lockdowns forced businesses to lay off workers.

Tourism in Ontario's Prince Edward County is booming. 2021-05-07 04:00:00Small business owners in Prince Edward County are now routinely arranging or offering housing to try to secure summer staff who would otherwise be pri

Canadian dollar tops 82 cents for 1st time 2021-05-06 15:33:58The Canadian dollar hit its highest level in almost four years on Thursday, buoyed by high commodity prices.

'Big reset' called for debt-ridden N.L. with release 2021-05-06 10:40:17Moya Greene, chair of the premier's economic recovery team, delivered a no-holds-barred report Thursday that lays out a five- to six-year plan t

The future of a post-divorce Gates Foundation — 2021-05-05 17:42:45Ending a marriage is always hard on the dependents — and Bill and Melinda Gates have a lot of them. Here's a look at the future of the multibil

Toronto's real estate market remains hot but shows 2021-05-05 14:28:24While sales remained strong, the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board called it a "marked slowing" and said it signals a pullback in activity in a mar

Peloton recalls 2 treadmills — 1 for injuring 2021-05-05 12:07:09Peloton is recalling its treadmills, including about 5,400 in Canada, due to safety issues. One model, not available in Canada, has made headlines for

Facebook's oversight board upholds Trump suspension, but says 2021-05-05 09:19:18The Facebook Oversight Board has upheld the decision by the social media giant to suspend former U.S. president Donald Trump's account, though it als

When will the Canada-U.S. border reopen? 2021-05-05 04:00:00Day trips to the U.S. are a thing of the past. Canada-U.S. relations experts cautiously estimate the border could reopen in the fall, but it might be

More than 500 air passengers fined for defying 2021-05-04 04:00:51The federal government has doled out more than 500 fines to air passengers who refused to quarantine in a hotel upon arrival in Canada. But

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