The federal competition watchdog is urging municipal governments to relax “heavy-handed” regulations on taxis rather than crack down on alternative ride-hailing services like Uber.
EDMONTON - Alberta Investment Management Corp. and the Virginia Retirement System say they have recovered US$204.4 million on behalf of investors in MF Global, the now defunct brokerage firm.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose marginally on Thursday, helped by gains for some heavyweight bank stocks ahead of their earnings next week and rising materials stocks, while energy names slipped in line with a fall in crude oil prices.
Suncor Energy Inc. will let its $4.3-billion takeover bid for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. lapse unless regulators strike down the target company's unusual shareholder rights plan, a senior executive said on Thursday.
MONTREAL -- A new forecast by the Canadian government's lending agency says Quebec 's highly diversified economy is on track for a 10 per cent increase in exports this year and eight per cent growth in 2016.