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 - Ottawa is sitting on a stockpile of more than $730 million in uncashed tax refunds and other government cheques, according to Public Works Canada.
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.