July 29 (Bloomberg) -- BlackBerry, pushing further into security services, agreed to buy Secusmart GmbH, a provider of anti-eavesdropping technology whose clients include German officials such as Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The Canadian dollar took it on the chin again today, losing about half a cent at one point on the strength of its U.S. counterpart.
A Chinese corruption probe into state-run China National Petroleum Corp. has reached into Canada and is threatening its purchase here of the Dover oilsands.
CALGARY _ Talisman Energy Inc. (TSX: T.TLM, Stock Forum), which has been approached by Spain's Repsol about possible deals, says it lost US$237 million during the second quarter.
The United Nations' International Civil Aviation Organization said it plans to form a task force to address the lapses in security that contributed to this month's downing of a Malaysian Air jet over Ukraine.