Gold stocks and financials helped give the Toronto stock market a lift Friday amid a rebound for U.S. durable goods orders. The S&P/TSX composite index was ahead 87.32 points to 15,481.77.
MONTREAL�Canada's largest trucking company, TransForce Inc., is set to become a national powerhouse in the specialized trucking business with a proposed friendly takeover of Ontario-based Contrans Group.
A Quebec court has dismissed the latest bid from Newfoundland and Labrador to redefine the ever-controversial Upper Churchill contract, something that has caused sharp divisions between the two provinces for more than four decades.
A last-minute settlement was reached Thursday in a key dispute in the Nortel Networks Ltd. bankruptcy case - over how much interest should be paid on Nortel's outstanding bonds, according to documents filed in U.S.
An Air Canada flight from Toronto to Tel Aviv aborted its first landing attempt Friday after Hamas fired several rockets toward Ben Gurion International Airport.