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TORONTO - Hydro One is considering allowing its customers to use pre-paid meters for their electricity use. The proposal is contained within a massive Ontario Energy Board application, which also ask
Highlights at the close Thursday at world financial market trading. Stocks: S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 16,074.30, up 0.72 of a point American markets closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Currencies:
The average value for the Canadian dollar on Thursday was 78.65 cents US, up 0.09 of a cent from Wednesday. The U.S. dollar was at C$1.2715, down 0.14 of a cent. Pound ...
PARIS (Reuters) - Peugeot-owner PSA will use an existing Opel site in eastern Europe to assemble 200,000 petrol engines instead of building new capacity on its own site in Slovakia as initially plann
CALGARY - A trademark flap over a deep-fried Canadian pastry has reached a sweet conclusion. Calgary food writer Julie Van Rosendaal posted a recipe to her blog around Canada Day last ...
TORONTO - A police officer has told a murder trial he seized dozens of letters one of the accused sent to his girlfriend asking her to get their stories straight ...
OTTAWA - Canada's anti-money laundering agency is helping fight the scourge of fentanyl by tracing the illicit movement of funds tied to the deadly drug. Barry MacKillop, interim director of the ...
Canada Bond yields for Thursday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.85% (0.855%) Three-month: 0.865% (0.865%) Six-month: 1.045% (1.045%) One-year: 1.31% (1.315%) Two-year: 1.435
In a ground-breaking study featuring over 100,000 women, scientists have determined that smoking increases the risk of developing breast cancer by up to 35%.
Employee engagement is one of the key strategies to attracting and keeping the best talent on board in the modern world.
Committee cites inflation drop, improved weather and conclusion of elections for favourable economic outlook.
Kenya's retail spending is likely to be lower than that of 2016 pegged on struggling big retailers and high food inflation, Proctor & Gamble Managing Director Vivek Sunder has said.
The MD attributes the dip to macro-economic and political challenges in 2017.
The local motor vehicle industry expects a dip in sales of new units this year, sustaining the decline for the second year in a row on the back of reduced spending by companies and Government.
Milk processor Brookside Dairy scooped three awards during the recent Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK) gala awards in Nairobi.
For Black Friday some stores and online shopping will be opening at midnight to allow their customers to get their shopping done early.
A Crystal Springs man is accused of stalking, making unwanted advances and comments to women in stores, the Richland Police Dept. said.              
PARIS (Reuters) - Peugeot-owner PSA will use an existing Opel site in eastern Europe to assemble 200,000 petrol engines instead of building new capacity on its own site in Slovakia as initially plann
(Reuters) - Consumer goods maker Unilever NV has begun working with executive search firm Egon Zehnder International to help to identify a successor to Chief Executive officer Paul Polman, Sky News
VERNON, B.C. - The case of a British Columbia man accused of threatening a woman with a gun in the province's Interior has been put over until mid-December. Thirty-seven-year-old Curtis Sagmoen ...
Sheena Allen's new company, CapWay, aims to connect people in underserved areas to financial literacy tools.              
An Endangered/Missing Child Alert has been canceled for a 15-year-old Bolivar County girl, the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation announced.              
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada's refugee system isn't meant for those who are merely seeking a better economic future. Trudeau is citing the case of thousands of Haitians ......
TORONTO - A massage therapist properly convicted of sexually assaulting two women will get a new trial because a judge failed to say why he refused to allow a separate ...
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's community services minister says the province isn't looking to open up adoption records at this time, despite a recent move by Prince Edward Island to seek ...
CHARLOTTETOWN - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada could play a role in defusing the tense global standoff with the North Korean regime by working with Cuba. Trudeau made the comment ...
LAS VEGAS - Big-box stores won't be the only ones offering discounts to shoppers in Las Vegas this Black Friday. Marijuana dispensaries are rolling out deals, too. More than 40 dispensaries ...
Even though you don’t have to pay for free apps, the Google Play store will urge you to add a payment option to your account.
National Treasury has welcomed Fitch ratings agency's decision to maintain SA's long-term foreign and local currency debt rating at BB+.
Lines on Black Friday are different from lines at the supermarket, often causing emotional behavior and generating a carnival atmosphere.
OTTAWA - Canada's anti-money laundering agency is helping fight the scourge of fentanyl by tracing the illicit movement of funds tied to the deadly drug. Barry MacKillop, interim director of the ...
It's the latest in the arrests of several people police say are involved in trafficking drugs in the Pine Belt.              
Once the forks are put down for good, Americans will start hitting the stores for Black Friday deals. Even if it’s still Thanksgiving.
Inuit from Canada and Greenland hope to convince at least four governments to let them manage and travel freely over an international stretch of Arctic ocean that's one of the ......
The Independent board of listed cement and lime producer PPC has recommended that shareholders turn down the offer by Fairfax Africa Investments.
Quebec's premier has criticized the manager of an Adidas store who reportedly told a Montreal crowd he would say a few words in French at an event to accommodate the ...
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil came out swinging today at the province's auditor general over a report critical of how the province communicates its health care strategy. In a ...
As you sit down to Thanksgiving dinner to partake of turkey with all the trimmings, it’s best to eat slowly. The risk includes not only weight gain, and elevated blood sugar, but your odds of develo
OTTAWA - The Liberal point man on a new national housing strategy says the government would rather spend money on building and finding homes for low-income Canadians than put cash ...
The GovChat platform is developed to enhance the effectiveness of communication between SA citizen and government authorities.
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador has announced recreational marijuana will be sold through private stores. The provincial government unveiled its plan Thursday, which will see the Crown-o
The editor of the Winnipeg Free Press says its specialized cannabis news website called The Leaf is generating quite a "buzz" since launching earlier this week. Paul Samyn says the newspaper ...
OTTAWA - Canada's oilpatch could get a big head start on reducing emissions of a powerful greenhouse gas for a "near zero" cost, says an academic study on the price ...
Unisa's Bureau for Market Research data shows a skewed distribution of South African household assets and liabilities.
The Federation, part of the NOMA redevelopment in Manchester city centre, covers on eight floors
HAMILTON - A southern Ontario college says it's investigating two incidents in which a television reporter says she was sexually harassed by students. In a posting on the Mohawk College Facebook ...
Lee Naik, CEO for TransUnion, calls on consumers to control their credit behaviours, before credits control them.
What's your best play in the first matchup of Thanksgiving 2017? Here's some last-minute advice on how to play the Lions-Vikings showdown.
One of three pilots being sued by Ryanair has told the High Court he was "very vigorous" in checking facts before sending an email which the airline says falsely inferred it misled investor
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge ruled that Uber can force an unhappy Connecticut customer's price-fixing case against the ride-service company into arbitration, after the customer said the proposed
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Italian-American carmaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will recall 1,200 Jeep Compass sports utility vehicles (SUVs) sold in India, for "replacement of the front passenger air b
LONDON - The London Stock Exchange index closed on Thursday at 7,417.24, down 1.78 points.
This month my colleagues at Gartner published the ninth annual Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25. Although based structurally on the same methodology that has driven the Global Supply Chain Top 25 since
HALIFAX - A detective has told a Halifax murder trial that he saw what he suspected to be blood droplets in the apartment where Christopher Garnier allegedly punched and strangled ...
MONTREAL - An Ottawa-based priest has been suspended after being named in a $2-million sex-abuse lawsuit filed on behalf of students who attended a Catholic boarding school in Quebec's Eastern ......
When notorious Russian hackers hired servers from a UK-registered company, they left a trove of clues.
Tsogo Sun has spent huge amounts of money on expansion, construction and upgrading its properties to ensure its assets remain best-in-class.
The Ordinance will prevent wilful defaulters or promoters with some history of default from bidding for their own or other stressed assets at a discount.
How much is the chancellor's stamp duty policy really going to help the people at whom it is aimed?
Multiple-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is the latest fighter to callout UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor.
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