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Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

BERLIN — German authorities on Monday detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into manipulation of emissions controls.
Prada redefines youthful elegance with psychedelic flair

Prada redefines youthful elegance with psychedelic flair

MILAN — Youthful designers injected energy into the third day Sunday of Milan Fashion Week menswear previews for next spring and summer.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Reading the BoC tea leaves Deputy Bank of Canada governor Lynn Patterson will speak before the Investment Industry Association of Canada on interest-rate benchmarks
UK PM vows big funding increase for National Health Service

UK PM vows big funding increase for National Health Service

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a significant funding increase for the country's beleaguered National Health Service.

California moves to declare coffee safe from cancer risk

LOS ANGELES — California health officials proposed a regulation change Friday that would declare coffee doesn't present a significant cancer risk, countering a recent state court ruling that had shaken up some coffee drinkers.
Canada Goose shares up after better-than-expected results, plans for new stores

Canada Goose shares up after better-than-expected results, plans for new stores

TORONTO — Shares of Canada Goose Holdings Inc. rose more than 30 per cent on Friday after it reported stronger-than-expected earnings and announced plans for three new stores in North America. Canada Goose stock closed up $18.02 at $78.
Loonie falls more than a U.S. penny this week as investors turn to greenback

Loonie falls more than a U.S. penny this week as investors turn to greenback

The Canadian loonie continued to fall Friday, shedding nearly three-quarters of a U.S. cent, for a weekly loss of more than a U.S. penny. The Canadian dollar averaged 75.89 cents US, down 0.73 of a U.S. cent. It shed a total of 1.26 U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,314.42, down 14.54 points) Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX:PLI). Biotechnology. Up two cents, or 3.28 per cent, to 63 cents on 30.
Statistics Canada to launch survey to collect data about digital economy

Statistics Canada to launch survey to collect data about digital economy

TORONTO — Statistics Canada has started mailing out 12,000 survey invitations to households to ask how they are participating in the digital economy, either through their purchases or by earning money on platforms such as Uber or Airbnb.
Cheng to pay $400,000 under OSC settlement in Amaya insider tipping case

Cheng to pay $400,000 under OSC settlement in Amaya insider tipping case

TORONTO — A former money manager involved in insider tipping of information about Amaya Gaming Group Inc. has agreed to pay a $350,000 penalty and $50,000 in investigation costs as part of a settlement with the Ontario Securities Commission.