Discretionary trusts prove problematic when it comes to dividing assets
No need for 'he said-she said.' Emails are sufficient to prove workplace harassment in court
Huawei chairman says his company is as trustworthy as any Canadian firm
CEO defends TransAlta-Brookfield deal after U.S. investors seek option to cancel
SNC-Lavalin considering all options after Codelco contract cancellation
Toronto stock market bounces back despite ongoing global growth concerns
Ethics body questions ex-EPA chief's $50-a-night condo deal
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Office of Government Ethics is refusing to certify one of the final financial disclosure reports of ex-Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, citing the cut-rate $50-a-night deal Pruitt had for a luxury Washington ...
Cronos Group Q4 revenue up to $5.6M but misses estimates as it posts net loss
TORONTO — Cronos Group Inc. reported an uptick in fourth-quarter revenue — boosted by the legalization of recreational cannabis last October — but missed analyst estimates and posted a quarterly net loss. The ...
China ex-internet czar sentenced to 14 years for corruption
BEIJING — China's former internet censor, who once held high-profile meetings with industry leaders such as Apple CEO Tim Cook and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, was sentenced to 14 years in prison on corruption charges Tuesday. The Intermediate ...
Southwest 737 Max makes emergency landing in Orlando
ORLANDO, Fla. — A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max made a safe emergency landing Tuesday in Orlando, Florida, after experiencing an engine problem, the Federal Aviation Administration said. The crew declared an emergency after taking off from ...
Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,155.16, up 89.30 points). Cronos Group Inc. (TSX:CRON). Health care. Down 30 cents, or 1.1 per cent, to $27.06 on 11 million ...
Uber acquires Mideast competitor Careem for $3.1 billion
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Ride-hailing service Uber announced on Tuesday it has acquired Mideast competitor Careem for $3.1 billion, giving the San Francisco-based firm the commanding edge in a region with a large, young, tech-savvy ...
Former Amaya CEO David Baazov sues Quebec securities regulator for $2 million
MONTREAL — The former head of online poker giant Amaya has launched a $2-million lawsuit against Quebec's securities regulator stemming from its unsuccessful insider trading lawsuit. David Baazov alleges in a case filed last week in Quebec ...
When it comes to your family budget, don't follow Ottawa's example and pile on the debt
When it comes to planning one’s family’s budget for the year, most of us know that it pays to save during the good times so that one is prepared for the bad. It’s funny how this basic concept hasn’t resonated among those at ...
Canadian companies start to benefit from membership in China-based infrastructure bank
At least one Canadian company has successfully bid on a contract with the Asian Infrastructure and Investment Bank, a nascent multilateral institution based out of Beijing. In 2017, Canada formally joined the bank, which funds infrastructure ...
Ghosting a new work phenomenon
Ghosting isn’t just a widespread online dating phenomenon – seems it’s on the rise on the employment terrain. Job searchers are blowing off hiring managers, abruptly cutting off all contact or don’t show up for job ...