OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian economy shrank less than foreseen in January, Statistics Canada data showed on Tuesday, a report that reinforced economists' expectations that the central bank will hold interest rates steady in April.
Amaya Inc. says it had a $26.7-million net loss and $368.6-million of revenue in the fourth quarter, both up substantially from a year earlier - mostly because of the Montreal-based company's acquisition of PokerStars.
BERLIN/PARIS, March 31 (Reuters) - French air accident authority BEA said its probe into the Germanwings crash would study "systemic weaknesses" that might have led to the disaster, such as psychological profiling and cockpit door locks.
TORONTO�Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, one of Canada's biggest pension funds, generated a return of 11.8% last year, outpacing its internal benchmark despite headwinds from low interest rates and slumping crude-oil prices.
U.S. companies like the online shopping juggernaut Amazon are increasingly choosing Canadian airspace to test new drones after being hamstrung by restrictive laws in their own country that could take up to two years to change, experts say.
Getty ImagesCPPIB's investment in the U.K. tops $15 billion with latest deal to for stake in business that owns and operates 21 ports in England, Scotland, and Wales as a landlord port owner and operator.
Some employees at the Future Shop in Charlottetown have lost their jobs, a spokesperson for Best Buy has confirmed. The Charlottetown location is one of 65 Future Shop stores that closed temporarily for a week before it is converted into a Best Buy location.