OTTAWA�Canadian retail sales rose at a slower pace in May than in the previous month but beat economists' expectations, as consumers went shopping for light trucks and other motor vehicles.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market looked to start the session positive Wednesday amid a multi-billion dollar deal in the telecom sector.
LONGUEUIL, Que.�Quebec-based dairy co-op Agropur continued with its busy month in July, announcing another major acquisition in its push to keep pace with the global marketplace.
CALGARY (CP) - Shares in Encana Corp. spinoff PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. rose by as much as 3.4 per cent on Tuesday following the release of its first financial report, which included a profit of nearly $24 million.
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