TORONTO - Canada's manufacturing sector gained momentum in August with overall conditions improving at the fastest past since last November, according to the RBC Canadian manufacturing purchasing managers' index.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - The U.S. stock market pulled back Tuesday, but Staples jumped after an upgrade and Apple, Tesla and Regeneron also climbed.
LONDON (Reuters) - Vale (VALE5.SA) and Glencore (GLEN.L) have broken off talks over combining their nickel assets in Canada in a deal that could have produced over $1 billion in annual cost savings, sources close to the matter said.
After Burger King announced its plans to buy Canada's Tim Hortons and move north, Ohio's Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown has called for his constituents to eat at Ohio-based burger chains instead.
Pembina Pipeline Corp. (PPL) is planning to spend $1.15 billion in a U.S. expansion to export Canadian propane to Asia and ship ethane from North Dakota to Alberta.