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May says postponed Brexit vote to be held week of Jan 14

May says postponed Brexit vote to be held week of Jan 14

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday that the postponed vote in Parliament on Britain's Brexit agreement with the European Union will be held the week of Jan.
CIBC shrinks event after Whistler tries to bill oil firm for climate change

CIBC shrinks event after Whistler tries to bill oil firm for climate change

WHISTLER, B.C. — The ski resort town of Whistler, B.C., is learning that getting involved in the fight between environmentalists and oil companies can result in negative consequences.
Couche-Tard signs asset swap deal in U.S. with Cross America Partners LP

Couche-Tard signs asset swap deal in U.S. with Cross America Partners LP

MONTREAL — Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. and CrossAmerica Partners LP have signed a deal to swap convenience and gas station assets in the United States. Under the agreement, Couche-Tard has agreed to sell 192 U.S.
National home sales forecasted to fall to nine-year-low next year: CREA

National home sales forecasted to fall to nine-year-low next year: CREA

TORONTO — National home sales are projected to fall to a near decade low in 2019, as rising interest rates and strict mortgage stress-test rules continue to put a damper on homebuyer sentiment, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association.

OSC to consider settlement with Katanga Mining on Congo risk disclosures

TORONTO — The Ontario Securities Commission says it has reached a tentative settlement with Katanga Mining Ltd.
TransCanada sells U.S. power plant in Arizona to Southwest Generation for $623M

TransCanada sells U.S. power plant in Arizona to Southwest Generation for $623M

CALGARY — TransCanada Corp. has signed a deal to sell its Coolidge Generating Station in Arizona to a subsidiary of Southwest Generation Operating Co. LLC for $623 million.

US, China spar again over trade at WTO review of US policies

GENEVA — A top U.S. diplomat in Geneva has used a review of America's trade policy to criticize "forced" technology transfer and a "heavily skewed playing field" in China. Dennis Shea, the U.S.

Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead

NEW YORK — Colin Kroll, a tech executive who co-founded the HQ Trivia app, has died. He was 34. The New York Police Department says officers went to Kroll's Manhattan apartment early Sunday after getting a call asking for a wellness check on him.
Nissan board meets but no chairman picked to replace Ghosn

Nissan board meets but no chairman picked to replace Ghosn

YOKOHAMA, Japan — Nissan's board met Monday but failed to pick a new chairman to replace Carlos Ghosn, who was arrested last month on charges of violating financial regulations, saying more discussion was needed. Nissan Motor Co.

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two former executives on Monday for their role in the alleged multibillion-dollar ransacking of state investment fund 1MDB.