Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. chairman Murray Edwards says the decision to cancel its investor day was not meant as a message to Alberta's new NDP government.
Alberta's housing market is not yet feeling the full weight of low oil prices as the number of newly insured mortgages rose in the province during the first quarter of the year, Canada's federal housing agency reported.
Shares in Bank of Nova Scotia climbed on Thursday after the bank reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings that showed signs of improved credit quality.
Canadian stocks fell, extending a monthly loss, as data showed the biggest contraction in the nation's economy since 2009. Health-care stocks fell amid a 1.3 percent slide for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd.
EDMONTON -- Dozens of wildfires continue to rage across Alberta, but firefighters are gaining ground thanks to cooler temperatures, the province says.