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Quebec premier cautious about response to Bombardier difficulties

Quebec premier cautious about response to Bombardier difficulties

Quebec Premier Francois Legault says he's watching the financial situation at Bombardier Inc. "very closely" but wouldn't indicate if the government will once again come to the company's rescue.
OSC chair and chief executive Maureen Jensen to step down April 15

OSC chair and chief executive Maureen Jensen to step down April 15

TORONTO — The Ontario Securities Commission says Maureen Jensen will resign as chair and chief executive of the provincial regulator, effective April 15.
Trump lauds US economy in Davos, says little on climate woes

Trump lauds US economy in Davos, says little on climate woes

DAVOS, Switzerland — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he's led a “spectacular” turnaround of the U.S.
Thunberg slams Davos elites on climate as Trump takes stage

Thunberg slams Davos elites on climate as Trump takes stage

DAVOS, Switzerland — Young climate activists including Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg told business and political elites gathered Tuesday at the World Economic Forum that they aren't doing enough to tackle the climate emergency and warned them that
Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales down 0.6 per cent in November

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales down 0.6 per cent in November

OTTAWA — Canadian manufacturing sales fell more than expected in November as sales in the primary metal, chemical and food industries moved lower, offset in part by gains in the transportation and fabricated metal industries.
Oil and gas industry needs to do more to address climate change, IEA report says

Oil and gas industry needs to do more to address climate change, IEA report says

CALGARY — The oil and gas industry needs to increase efforts to address climate change or risk becoming socially unacceptable and unprofitable, according to a new International Energy Agency report.
TekSavvy appeals directly to consumers in battle with big phone, cable companies

TekSavvy appeals directly to consumers in battle with big phone, cable companies

TORONTO — TekSavvy Solutions Inc. is appealing to Canadian consumers for support in a politically charged battle between Canada's independent internet service providers and the big phone and cable companies.

B.C. and Alberta Indigenous leaders demonstrate against major oilsands project

VANCOUVER — Indigenous leaders from British Columbia and Alberta who oppose Teck's Frontier mine say its impact will be felt by First Nations well beyond the site of the massive oilsands project.
MEC cuts costs, boosts perks in effort to turn around struggling retailer

MEC cuts costs, boosts perks in effort to turn around struggling retailer

VANCOUVER — Mountain Equipment Co-op is making major changes as it "needs to move faster than ever" to remain viable, said the company's chief executive.

Canam Group founders and Quebec investor group buying back Canadian operations

A group of Quebec investors including the founding Dutil family is buying back the Canadian operations of the Canam Group architectural steel company, as well as certain assets in the United States and overseas, less than three years after selling th