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‘It’s almost pointless to go there’: Conservatives unmoved to support a carbon tax

The federal election result may encourage the federal Conservatives to elevate their climate change policies, but at least for now, the anti-carbon tax position of many supporters will not change, even in the face of the latest research on the issue.

Kyle Bakx

Business |November 30|

Huawei executive’s alleged offence not a crime in Canada, her lawyers argue

Canada -British Columbia |November 29|

Wexit cost Calgary 1,000-person company, says economic development boss

Canada -Calgary |November 30|

It’s Black Friday — and Canadians are leaving Boxing Day behind

Business |November 29|

Seafood giant Connors Bros. files for creditor protection

Connors Bros., a major producer of seafood products in New Brunswick, has filed for creditor protection.

Connell Smith

Canada -New Brunswick |November 30|

Canadian economy cooled off in 3rd quarter, Statistics Canada says

Real gross domestic product grew at an annualized rate of 1.3 per cent in the third quarter, down from 3.5 per cent in the previous three-month period, Statistics Canada said Friday.

Business |November 29|

‘We can’t shop our way out of this’: Why all those Black Friday deals are costly for the environment

Is it time to ban Black Friday? Some lawmakers in France are trying to, on the grounds it’s a waste of resources and causes over-consumption. We discuss whether all those cheap deals have a high cost for the environment.

Radio -The Current |November 29

Someone stole your cell number? Acting fast is critical, this industry expert says

Nick Boisvert

Canada -Toronto |November 29|

Amid Black Friday, activists stage global climate protests

Technology & Science |November 29

Daimler to cut ‘thousands’ of jobs worldwide over next 3 years

Business |November 29|

South African Airways dropped by leading travel insurers, future in doubt

Business |November 29


Plastic surgeon filmed patients without consent, class-action lawsuit alleges

Caitlin Taylor

Canada |November 28

Toronto ‘mansion party’ shooting victim sues Airbnb, property owner

Katie Nicholson

Canada -Toronto |November 28


Customers file record number of complaints about Canadian telcos

Erica Johnson

Business |November 28|

Judge rejects California utility company’s bid to overturn law that puts it on the hook for fire damages

Business |November 28

Ride-hailing drivers in B.C. should be entitled to benefits, union says

Canada -British Columbia |November 28|