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Canola group demands Ottawa 'consider all available options' in China seed dispute

Canola group demands Ottawa 'consider all available options' in China seed dispute

China's refusal thus far to accept a Canadian delegation to work out a solution to an ongoing canola seed trade dispute that's left farmers and exporters scrambling calls for more urgent action from Ottawa, says an industry group.
Energy and financials help lift TSX higher, U.S. stock markets mixed

Energy and financials help lift TSX higher, U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved higher as the election of a conservative government in Alberta helped to support the energy sector, says a market observer.
Kinder Morgan options for Canadian branch delayed due to 'complexity'

Kinder Morgan options for Canadian branch delayed due to 'complexity'

CALGARY — Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. says it is continuing to evaluate its strategic options and hopes to announce its next steps in coming weeks.
Garneau calls for flight simulators before Max 8s can return to Canadian skies

Garneau calls for flight simulators before Max 8s can return to Canadian skies

MONTREAL — Transport Minister Marc Garneau says airlines hoping to fly the Boeing 737 Max 8 in Canadian airspace must first train their pilots using a flight simulator. The call goes further than recommendations from U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,544.24, up 42.04 points ). Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G). Materials. Down 33 cents, or 2.16 per cent, to $14.92 on 87.9 million shares.
Oil and gas sector applauds pro-business government as pipelines remain in limbo

Oil and gas sector applauds pro-business government as pipelines remain in limbo

CALGARY — Alberta's oilpatch is celebrating the election of a pro-business government, despite analyst observations that premier-designate Jason Kenney may not be able to do much about getting new oil export pipelines built.
Ben Affleck, Susan Sarandon, other stars donate to 2020 Dems

Ben Affleck, Susan Sarandon, other stars donate to 2020 Dems

WASHINGTON — From Ben Affleck and Susan Sarandon to Anna Wintour and Willie Nelson, celebrities lined up to give money — and a dash of star power — to their favourite Democratic presidential candidates ahead of this week's first quarter fundraising d
More Jason Bourne adventures heading to bookstores

More Jason Bourne adventures heading to bookstores

NEW YORK — Two of Robert Ludlum's blockbuster creations, the maverick-spy Jason Bourne and the top secret Treadstone program, will soon be at work again Putnam announced Wednesday that it had a four-book deal with the late author's estate for two thr
TREB secures permanent injunction against Mongohouse using its data

TREB secures permanent injunction against Mongohouse using its data

TORONTO — The Toronto Real Estate Board says it has secured a permanent injunction to stop the now-defunct property listing site Mongohouse from sharing its real estate data.
CRTC holds hearing into dispute between Quebecor and Bell over TVA Sports signal

CRTC holds hearing into dispute between Quebecor and Bell over TVA Sports signal

GATINEAU, Que. — The head of Quebecor Inc. questioned the power of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission in its quarrel with Bell and tried to blame the regulator for a potential termination of TVA Sports.