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Acid shipments halted in B.C. city while series of leaks is investigated

TRAIL, B.C. — Municipal officials in southeastern British Columbia say they have been assured that the company which moves sulphuric acid through a West Kootenay city won't resume shipping until a thorough engineering investigation wraps up.
Goldy Hyder named next chief executive of Business Council of Canada

Goldy Hyder named next chief executive of Business Council of Canada

OTTAWA — The Business Council of Canada says Goldy Hyder has been named the organization's next president and chief executive. Hyder, who is president and CEO of Hill+Knowlton Strategies (Canada), will take over the job on Oct. 15.
Daimler CEO Zetsche to step down early, succeeded by insider

Daimler CEO Zetsche to step down early, succeeded by insider

FRANKFURT — Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, who unwound a troubled merger with Chrysler Corporation and led the German automaker to a string of record profits, will hand off next year to Ola Kallenius, a longtime insider who heads vehicle development for
Blake Goldring stepping aside at AGF, will become executive chairman

Blake Goldring stepping aside at AGF, will become executive chairman

TORONTO — AGF Management Ltd. says chief executive and chairman Blake Goldring is moving to the role of executive chairman.
Chorus Aviation wins heavy maintenance contract with Latvia's airBaltic

Chorus Aviation wins heavy maintenance contract with Latvia's airBaltic

HALIFAX — Chorus Aviation Inc. says it has signed a deal to perform heavy maintenance work for Latvia's airBaltic. Financial terms of the agreement were not immediately available.
Push to end bullet train in 2020 could signal GOP strategy

Push to end bullet train in 2020 could signal GOP strategy

SACRAMENTO, Calif.

Bill overhauling songwriter royalties heads to Trump's desk

WASHINGTON — Legislation to substantially overhaul the way music is licensed and songwriters compensated for songs online is being sent to the president's desk for his signature.
Shareholder critical of DavidsTea co-founder unloads most of its shares

Shareholder critical of DavidsTea co-founder unloads most of its shares

MONTREAL — A shareholder critical of DavidsTea Inc. co-founder Herschel Segal says it has sold most of its holdings in the tea company. TDM Asset Management Pty Ltd.
Eagle Spirit Pipeline project could win NEB approval, president says

Eagle Spirit Pipeline project could win NEB approval, president says

CALGARY — The president of the company proposing the $16-billion Eagle Spirit Pipeline says his project could win regulatory approval if the federal government backs down on its plan to ban oil tanker traffic on the north coast of B.C.
Ontario Tories vow to tackle fiscal issues after report reveals dramatic rise in spending

Ontario Tories vow to tackle fiscal issues after report reveals dramatic rise in spending

TORONTO — Ontario's Progressive Conservatives vowed to address the province's ballooning debt and deficit without slashing jobs after a review of government finances revealed spending had grown dramatically under the previous Liberal regime.