Civil disobedience on Burnaby Mountain, British Columbia, Canada this weeked, as 16 protesters were arrested after crossing the police line while activists continued to rally against a proposed oil pipeline.
Manufacturing activity in China stagnated in November, British banking giant HSBC said Thursday, warning of 'significant' pressures on the world's second-largest economy as its key purchasing managers' index hit a six-month low.
LONDON - The Toronto-based private equity firm Onex Corporation said on Monday that it had agreed to pay up to 3.75 billion euros, or about $4.64 billion, for SIG Combibloc Group, a Swiss packaging company.
Canada is moving toward American-style inequality, according to US economist Professor Robert Reich, as wealth concentration in the hands of a few and corporate tax breaks only further aggravate the country's economic problems.
A promise from the three Maritime provinces to have a levy in place before the end of the year to support a marketing strategy for the region's embattled, $1-billion lobster industry is facing more delays.