By Alastair Sharp. TORONTO (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc will expand its research and development operations in Ontario, looking to add 1,700 jobs in the Canadian province over the next six years, the U.S.
Novartis AG is shutting down its Ciba Vision plant in Mississauga, Ont., in the new year, resulting in the loss of 300 jobs. The Swiss-based drug company says the closure will be done in phases and be completed by the end of 2014.
Rogers Communications' $5.2-billion NHL broadcasting deal could draw regulatory action from the CRTC, rating agency Moody's says.
Canada's telecom regulator has ramped up its investigation into whether the Big Three wireless companies are charging excessive rates to smaller competitors for the use of their networks.
John Baird announces plans for a ban on the sale of incandescent lightbulbs in Ottawa, on April 25, 2007. The ban will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2014.