Skip to content
22.1 °Cforecast >
Light Rainshower

National Business

China, EU to form group to modernize global trade rules

BEIJING — Europe and China will form a group aimed at updating global trade rules to address technology policy, government subsidies and other emerging complaints in a bid to preserve support for international commerce, the vice-president of the Euro
Growth of low-cost airlines giving boost to Canada's biggest secondary airports

Growth of low-cost airlines giving boost to Canada's biggest secondary airports

MONTREAL — Formerly sleepy secondary airports in Canada's two busiest air markets are in for a new lease on life thanks to the rise of discount airlines and projected growth in travel over coming decade. Airports in Hamilton, Ont., and Abbotsford, B.
Trump lobs new threats against countries trading with the US

Trump lobs new threats against countries trading with the US

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is lobbing new threats against U.S. trade partners. Trump says Sunday on Twitter that the U.S. is "insisting" that countries remove "artificial" trade barriers and tariffs on U.S.
Billions of dollars in limbo as incoming Ontario premier nixes cap and trade

Billions of dollars in limbo as incoming Ontario premier nixes cap and trade

TORONTO — The cancellation of Ontario's cap-and-trade system will leave billions of dollars in carbon credits in limbo and consumers on the hook for pricey home upgrades that were expected to be part of a rebate program.
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: High times Licensed marijuana producer Canopy Growth Corp. discusses fourth-quarter and year-end results on Wednesday.
UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

LONDON — Pro-Brexit politicians and business figures have urged British Prime Minister Theresa May to be ready to walk away from the European Union without a trade agreement, despite warnings from major manufacturers that a "no deal" Brexit would be

Kaka returns to theme park mecca, at least on TV

ORLANDO, Fla. — Brazilian soccer great Kaka may have left Orlando's Major League Soccer team but he's reappearing in the theme park mecca during the World Cup, at least on TV.