CALGARY - Strength in contract drilling in Western Canada and equipment rentals were credited Monday for allowing Total Energy Services Inc. to meet fourth quarter expectations.
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC) says the pace of housing starts picked up last month, ending a string of modest declines that began in November, but it appears the longer-term trend remains flat.
The pizza restaurant chain Sbarro filed for bankruptcy protection for the second time in three years after struggling with too much debt and fewer customers in malls that house many of its restaurants.
Developers began building a surprisingly high number of condo units in February, despite freezing temperatures and fears of overbuilding in cities like Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City.
BITCOIN EXCHANGE Mt Gox has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US, and has a temporary stay against lawsuits. The exchange already is under court protection in Japan, and told its users that they should expect the answers to their questions there.