On tax deadline day, hotels urge government to force Airbnb to pay up

OTTAWA — Canada's hotels are demanding the Liberals force digital competitors like Airbnb to collect and remit sales taxes. The Hotel Association of Canada estimates...
Canada Politics

Three ways federal politics mattered this week

OTTAWA - MPs aren't officially back in Ottawa until next week, but politics in the dwindling days of the summer reprieve gave us some...
Wesdome Gold Mines

Wesdome announces Plans for 2017

Wesdome Gold Mines will be spending $5 million to do a 40,000-metre drill program on a greenstone belt which hosts a large tonnage-low grade deposit at the...
high speed internet

Chamber calls on the Provincial Government to push Broadband Strategy into High Speed

The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) has called on Premier Kathleen Wynne to commit dedicated provincial infrastructure funds to developing and expanding broadband internet...
British Prime Minister Theresa May meets with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Canada, U.K. using CETA as new trade model

OTTAWA - Those feeling anxious about the future relationship between the United Kingdom and the rest of the world could use a little predictability,...

Loonie hits nearly three-month high on expectations of new NAFTA deal

TORONTO — Expectations that Canada will reach a trade deal with the U.S. and Mexico pushed the loonie to a nearly three-month high Tuesday...

President Donald Trump signs report rebuking own views on trade, Canada

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump's views on trade have been clobbered in a report released by the White House — and signed by none other than...

Ontario government fires 3 directors after Google deal

TORONTO — Ontario's provincial government has fired three board members from a government organization working with a Google-affiliated company to create a smart-city development...

Canadian airline profits will fall in 2018 on higher costs: Conference Board

MONTREAL — The Conference Board of Canada says the growth of the country's airline industry will slow in 2018 as profits are forecast to...

Davis Fuels Becomes Division of McDougall Energy Inc.

Davis Fuels and McDougall Energy Inc. reach deal where the Burford-based business becomes a division of McDougall Energy Inc. This will see the two...