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Sun Life becomes minority owner of Montreal-based telemedicine business Dialogue

Sun Life becomes minority owner of Montreal-based telemedicine business Dialogue

MONTREAL — Dialogue Technologies Inc. says it has formed a partnership with Sun Life Financial Inc. that will see the insurance provider become a minority owner of the telemedicine business.
More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June

More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June

SILVER SPRING, Md. — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes rose for the second straight month after a devastating spring freeze brought on by the coronavirus outbreak.
AMC, Universal agree to shrink theatrical window to 17 days

AMC, Universal agree to shrink theatrical window to 17 days

NEW YORK — In a sign of how the pandemic is remaking Hollywood traditions, AMC Theatres and Universal Studios on Tuesday announced an agreement to shorten the exclusive theatrical window to just 17 days for the studio's films.
Cameco losses mount to $53 million in second quarter despite surge in revenues

Cameco losses mount to $53 million in second quarter despite surge in revenues

SASKATOON — Cameco Corp. missed earnings expectations as it lost $53 million in the second quarter despite a 35 per cent growth in revenues.
CGI Inc. reports softer third quarter with earnings down 16 per cent

CGI Inc. reports softer third quarter with earnings down 16 per cent

MONTREAL — CGI Inc. is reporting a softer fiscal third quarter with earnings dropping 16 per cent on lower revenues. The Montreal-based business and technology consulting firm says it earned $260.
US officials: Russia behind spread of virus disinformation

US officials: Russia behind spread of virus disinformation

WASHINGTON — Russian intelligence services are using a trio of English-language websites to spread disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic, seeking to exploit a crisis that America is struggling to contain ahead of the presidential election in
Quebec's wireless prices lower than other provinces for similar plans, data show

Quebec's wireless prices lower than other provinces for similar plans, data show

OTTAWA — A new government report shows Canada's three biggest wireless carriers have lowered prices for a number of plans in Quebec since January but left them unchanged in all other provinces.
Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,121.32, down 40.01) Avcorp Industries Inc. (TSX:AVP). Industrials. Up 11 cents, or 366.67 per cent, to $0.14 on 23.03 million shares.
Alberta municipalities get $1-billion boost as pandemic thrashes finances

Alberta municipalities get $1-billion boost as pandemic thrashes finances

EDMONTON — Alberta municipalities that have been economically thrashed by the COVID-19 pandemic are receiving more than $1 billion in support from other levels of government.
Take commercial landlords 'out of the equation' for rent relief, says CFIB

Take commercial landlords 'out of the equation' for rent relief, says CFIB

TORONTO — Landlords need to be taken “out of the equation” of the government's small business rent relief plan as another month's rent comes due, says a lobby group.