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Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Bombardier investor day: Shareholders will have a chance to question Bombardier executives next week in New York about the company’s plans for 2018 after a turbulen
Israeli defence chief calls for Arab boycott after protests

Israeli defence chief calls for Arab boycott after protests

JERUSALEM — Israel's defence minister called Sunday for a boycott of Arab businesses in an area where residents took part in violent protests against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Bono tells paper he takes tax probe 'incredibly seriously'

Bono tells paper he takes tax probe 'incredibly seriously'

BERLIN — U2 frontman Bono says he takes the investigation into his business arrangements "incredibly seriously" and wants them to be transparent.
Key Brexit advocate says voters can change UK deal with EU

Key Brexit advocate says voters can change UK deal with EU

LONDON — British voters will be able to change the final Brexit agreement with the European Union if they aren't happy with what the British government delivers, a key Brexit supporter claimed Saturday.
Accusations of misconduct followed top gossip editor

Accusations of misconduct followed top gossip editor

NEW YORK — Dylan Howard, the top editor at National Enquirer publisher American Media Inc.
CNN corrects report about Trump campaign and WikiLeaks tip

CNN corrects report about Trump campaign and WikiLeaks tip

NEW YORK — CNN had to correct a story on Friday that suggested the Trump campaign had been tipped off early about WikiLeaks documents damaging to Hillary Clinton when it later learned the alert was about material already publicly available.
Jury sides with San Diego in Comic Con trademark battle

Jury sides with San Diego in Comic Con trademark battle

SAN DIEGO — A jury on Friday sided with San Diego Comic-Con in a court battle with a rival pop-culture convention in Utah over rights to use the phrase "comic con.

Toronto stock index higher amid bullish U.S. jobs data as loonie trades lower

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index ended the week higher as investors welcomed strong U.S. jobs data and continued strengthening in the energy sector. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 80.39 points to 16,096.07 in a broad-based advance.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,096.07, up 80.39 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 41 cents, or 6.14 per cent, to $7.09 on 13.9 million shares.
Vancouver tech company hires ex-U.S. Homeland Security special agent

Vancouver tech company hires ex-U.S. Homeland Security special agent

VANCOUVER — Big Blockchain Intelligence Group Inc. says it has hired a former U.S. Homeland Security special agent to head its forensics division.