OTTAWA - New federal standards for energy efficiency begin Jan. 1, 2014, generally forbidding purchases of old-style incandescent light bulbs while encouraging their widespread replacement by mercury-containing compact fluorescent lamps or CFLs.
Consumer credit growth may be slowing in Canada, but the key measure of household debt has hit a record. That measure, household credit market debt to disposable income, climbed in the third quarter of the year to 163.7 per cent, from a revised 163.1 per ...
Ottawa startup Shopify, which makes software used by thousands of businesses to sell their products online, has raised $100 million to expand its software for retailers to use in their physical stores.
TEMPE, Ariz., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- US Airways, a unit of American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL), announced today that its philanthropic contributions in 2013 reached a record $10 million.
A gas leak that affected homes and businesses in the Grosvenor Park and Greystone Heights neighourhoods came to an end last night around 8 p.m.