North American stock markets regain some of the ground lost earlier this week

TORONTO — North American stock markets shot higher in early trading, regaining some of the steep losses from earlier this week. The S&P/TSX composite index...

Crown agency ups wage, benefit proposals, backs down on pension changes

OTTAWA — Canada Post has issued wide-ranging new contract offers to its employees in the hope of preventing a work stoppage at the Crown...

Auto tariffs would put central bank ‘between a rock and a hard place’: Poloz

OTTAWA — Introducing auto tariffs into the Canada-U.S. trading system would put the Bank of Canada "between a rock and a hard place" when...
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New five-week parental sharing to start in March 2019

Ottawa, Ontario - Employment and Social Development Canada When women have equal opportunities to succeed, they are powerful agents of change—driving strong economic growth and...

OREA wants province to intervene in registration spat with travel council

TORONTO — The Ontario Real Estate Association is calling on the province to intervene in an alleged push from the Travel Industry Council of...

Canada’s dairy sector vital to food sovereignty and consumers, says national union leader

OTTAWA - If ultra-conservative politicians and pundits had their way, we’d all be cheesed off at Canada’s supply management system says union leader Paul...

Labour minister calls on post office, union, to keep talking as strike threat looms

OTTAWA — Canada's labour minister called on Canada Post and its biggest union Tuesday to continue bargaining with the help of a third party...

CIBC chief calls for clearer foreign investment rules, more competitive tax scheme

TORONTO — The CEO of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce says Canada must boost its global competitiveness and prepare for a future downturn...

PC Financial’s credit card top-ranked on J.D. Power survey

TORONTO — President's Choice Financial's credit card nabbed the highest customer satisfaction rating in J.D. Power's inaugural Canada credit card study, beating out American...

Toronto stocks edge higher in late-morning trading, U.S. markets also rise

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index edged higher, helped by gains in the health-care sector, which includes some of the biggest names in the...