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Sundial Growers signs deal to make stalking horse bid for Zenabis Group

Sundial Growers signs deal to make stalking horse bid for Zenabis Group

CALGARY — Sundial Growers Inc. has agreed to make a stalking horse bid to acquire cannabis grower Zenabis Group, which obtained court protection from creditors last week.
Brazil's Petrobras CEO resigns amid pressure over gas prices

Brazil's Petrobras CEO resigns amid pressure over gas prices

SAO PAULO (AP) — The chief executive of Brazil's state-run oil giant Petrobras resigned on Monday amid political pressure from top lawmakers and President Jair Bolsonaro. José Mauro Coelho held the job for less than two months.
CN, union at loggerheads on wages, conditions as strike enters third day

CN, union at loggerheads on wages, conditions as strike enters third day

MONTREAL — Canadian National Railway Co. says it has gone the extra mile to meet union demands amid a strike by signal and electrical workers, who say the concessions do not go far enough.
Unifor Local 444 says Stellantis vaccine mandate to end after arbitrator ruling

Unifor Local 444 says Stellantis vaccine mandate to end after arbitrator ruling

WINDSOR, Ont. — Unifor Local 444 says an arbitrator has ruled that Stellantis Canada's mandatory vaccine policy will have to end. The union representing workers at the automaker's Windsor and Brampton, Ont.
For K-pop supergroup BTS, questions remain about its future

For K-pop supergroup BTS, questions remain about its future

The surprise announcement by BTS that they are taking a break to focus on members’ solo projects stunned their global fanbase, shaking their label's stock price and leaving many unanswered questions
Bell Canada clerical workers vote to back strike mandate, Unifor says

Bell Canada clerical workers vote to back strike mandate, Unifor says

TORONTO — The union representing Bell Canada clerical workers say they have voted to support a strike mandate. Unifor represents about 4,200 workers that perform clerical and other duties and live and work across Ontario and Quebec.
More pay boosts possible this year amid tight labour market, inflation: experts

More pay boosts possible this year amid tight labour market, inflation: experts

The combination of a fiercely competitive job market and the still-rising cost of living will likely lead to more companies boosting employee pay this year, experts say.
Fairfax selling interests in Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group and Pethealth Inc.

Fairfax selling interests in Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group and Pethealth Inc.

TORONTO — Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. has signed a deal to sell its interests in the Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group and Pethealth Inc. to JAB Holding Co. for US$1.4 billion. Under the transaction, Fairfax will receive US$1.

Loblaw to eliminate single-use plastic shopping bags from stores by early 2023

BRAMPTON, Ont. — Loblaw Companies Ltd. says it plans to eliminate all single-use plastic shopping bags from its stores by the end of the first quarter of 2023.
World shares mixed; bitcoin holds steady near $20,000

World shares mixed; bitcoin holds steady near $20,000

TOKYO (AP) — European benchmarks were higher Monday after most Asian markets retreated, while the price of bitcoin hovered near $20,000. U.S. futures advanced and oil prices fell back early Monday.