By John Tilak. TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index jumped more than 1 percent to hit nearly a two-month high on Tuesday, fueled by gains in most major sectors and optimism following positive economic data from Europe.
The damage to the ground immediately surrounding an oil car that derailed Tuesday and spilled some of its contents in rural Saskatchewan is apparently contained.
SARNIA, Ont. - Activists plan to protest in Sarnia, Ont., as a two-day national conference on oil sands bitumen kicks off today. The �Bitumen Adding Value Conference� is meant to bring together industry leaders, experts and decision-makers to discuss the ...
MONTREAL - The setting is rather retro: a converted 19th-century shipyard on the Lachine Canal whose neighbours are a heat-treatment plant for industrial metals and the old Robin Hood flour mill.
OTTAWA - Outgoing U.S. Ambassador David Jacobson is poised to join one of Canada's largest banks when he steps down from his diplomatic role in July.