Kids getting in touch with nature at Nova Scotia's Open Air Learning
Working to preserve Mi’kmaw in Nova Scotia
Couple moves into school bus and sets out on journey of a lifetime
Cape Breton's Amber Tapley reshaped her life and launched a healing ...
Brian Braganza helps people find the courage to make a better world
Japan's exports drop for ninth straight month as global demand falters
Oil slips after Saudi Arabia says to restore output but risks remain
Angry farmers to face off with NZ's Fonterra over financial woes
Asian firms' sentiment bounces from low but recession fears grow: Thomson Reuters/INSEAD
China state planner approves $9.72 billion of fixed-asset investment projects in August
Guggenheim's Minerd says aggressive Fed moves can delay recession, but not avoid it
Six Canadian medium-sized office markets ranked
In Canada’s office market, Toronto and Vancouver are clearly the national leaders with their torrid demand, low vacancy and substantial new construction. Montreal and Ottawa, while less frothy, are performing well, and Calgary and Edmonton ...
HOWARD LEVITT: Trial by press release, is that what wrongful dismissal litigation has become?
Last week, I received a press release from a public relations employee acting on behalf of ThyssenKrupp, a German engineering company that sells elevator parts and service in Canada. Its subject: “10 a.m. Monday — sexual assault from ...
Canadians rack up non-mortgage debt amid rising delinquency rates in Q2: Equifax
The growth of Canadian consumer debt eased in the second quarter as the Bank of Canada held interest rates and the cost of long-term mortgages fell, according to figures from credit company Equifax. Total debt per consumer in the three months to ...
Trump's Fed pick, Shelton, calls for Fed coordination with White House
By Ann Saphir and Howard Schneider WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Judy Shelton, U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a vacant seat at the Federal Reserve, downplayed the independence of the central bank on Tuesday and called on the Fed to work more ...
Taiwan's HTC hires ex-Orange executive Maitre as CEO
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - HTC Corp <2498.TW> has hired Yves Maitre as its new CEO, the smartphone maker said on Tuesday as it announced the replacement of Cher Wang by the former Orange executive. Maitre will be tasked with reviving HTC, which has ...
Hedge funds turned bullish on oil before Saudi attacks: Kemp
(John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.) By John Kemp LONDON (Reuters) - Before the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil installations on Sept. 14, hedge fund managers had started to become more bullish, or at least less ...
Syria to crack down on profiteers in bid to ease currency crisis
By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's cabinet announced on Monday a package of economic measures to help ease a currency crisis that has wreaked havoc on the war-torn - from tighter controls on spiraling prices to a crackdown on ...
Chipotle adds steak dish carne asada in rare addition to menu
(Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc said on Tuesday it would add a new steak dish to its menu nationwide for the first time in three years, as the Mexican food chain looks to drive sales in a crowded U.S restaurant market. Carne asada, a dish ...
Japan to nominate ex-top currency diplomat Asakawa as ADB head: sources
By Leika Kihara and Yoshifumi Takemoto TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is expected to nominate Masatsugu Asakawa, the country's former top currency diplomat, as its candidate to become the next head of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), two people familiar ...
Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars
By Kevin Buckland TOKYO (Reuters) - China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars. But to date, hydrogen fuel cell ...