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.
Canadian shoppers, always on the lookout for a bargain, look to push Black Friday sales into unprecedented territory this week. The promotional blitz that spread from the U.S.
Onex Corp. agreed to buy Swiss juice-box maker SIG Combibloc Group AG for as much as �3.75-billion ($4.7-billion) as Canada's largest buyout firm expands in Europe.
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.