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.
Lawyers for Sino-Forest Corp. executives deny their clients committed any fraud that led to the company's collapse, arguing they were merely operating in China with different cultural and business practices.
People used to ask me where they could get a 10 per cent return on their money without risk. The answer was always nowhere, and it still is.
Pembina Pipeline Corp. unveiled on Tuesday a $1-billion (U.S.) plan to tap the North American shale boom and build a new propane export terminal in Portland, Ore.
A Burger King Whopper hamburger with french fries are arranged for a photograph in Tiskilwa, Illinois. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg.