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SNC-Lavalin considering all options after Codelco contract cancellation

SNC-Lavalin considering all options after Codelco contract cancellation

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is leaving the door open to a lawsuit against Chile's state-owned copper mining company, which has terminated its contract with the construction giant.

Highlights of the 2019-20 Nova Scotia provincial budget

HALIFAX — Highlights of the 2019-20 Nova Scotia budget introduced Tuesday: - A surplus of $33.6 million is projected on a spending program of about $11 billion, with a $15.3-billion debt.
Canadian oilfield services firms bringing in more revenue from U.S. operations

Canadian oilfield services firms bringing in more revenue from U.S. operations

CALGARY — Analysts say Canadian oilfield services companies with operations in the U.S. are now earning more of their revenue south of the border than they have for at least six years.
UK government defiant as Parliament takes control of Brexit

UK government defiant as Parliament takes control of Brexit

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May's government remained defiant after Parliament took partial control of the stalled process of leaving the European Union, arguing Tuesday that the manoeuvring simply underscores the need for lawmakers to ap
Newmont says ISS recommends shareholders vote in favour of Goldcorp deal

Newmont says ISS recommends shareholders vote in favour of Goldcorp deal

DENVER — Newmont Mining Corp. says proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. has recommended shareholders vote in favour of the gold miner's acquisition of Goldcorp Inc.

Oprah, Spielberg help Apple launch new streaming service

NEW YORK — Apple trotted out few details on its long-awaiting streaming service on Monday, but it didn't skimp on high-wattage celebrity.

The good, bad and the unknown of Apple's new services

SAN FRANCISCO — It took a while, but finally — and with the carefully curated help of Oprah, Big Bird and Goldman Sachs — Apple has at last unveiled a new streaming TV service, its own branded credit card and a news subscription product.
What's an NCAA Tournament unit worth? Millions. Here's how

What's an NCAA Tournament unit worth? Millions. Here's how

The upstart run for Loyola Chicago making the Final Four last year delivered more than just excitement for fans of Sister Jean and the Ramblers. Loyola's run will be worth at least $8.
Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple says its services respect your digital boundaries — and it wants you to know it.
US housing starts slumped 8.7 per cent in February

US housing starts slumped 8.7 per cent in February

WASHINGTON — The number of homes under construction fell 8.7 per cent in February, as ground breakings for single-family houses plunged to their lowest level in nearly two years.