From airlines to beer-makers to wireless providers, withering crude prices have been a drag on businesses seemingly far removed from the oilpatch.
Canadian stocks rose for the first time in six days on Friday, as energy and financial companies rallied amid surging oil prices and easing concerns about the global economy.
Weather. The temperature will be letting up a bit today. The high is expected to hit –5 C. Periods of snow will start this morning and end late this afternoon, with about 2 to 4 cm falling.
The B.C. government has agreed to sell the provincial portion of the Jericho lands in Vancouver to the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said on Thursday that it has invested $3.7-billion since September, 2014, and created 1,200 jobs in Canada to develop and produce its next-generation minivan.