WestJet has taken delivery of the first of four Boeing 767-300 extended range aircraft it has ordered to begin flights to Europe and elsewhere starting next month.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and Toronto-Dominion Bank added to a string of strong financial reports this week from Canada's big banks, which have largely defied expectations that ugly economic indicators would begin to take a toll on the sector.
Gas prices have taken a big nosedive in recent days and will drop even further Friday. But drivers are advised to enjoy it now, because petroleum analysts say it likely won't last long.
The U.S. economy has offered varied evidence of its underlying strength during a week of wild swings in global stock prices and wide anxiety over signs of a slowdown in China.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil rocketed more than 10 percent higher on Thursday, posting its biggest one-day rally in over six years as recovering equity markets and news of diminished crude supplies set off a short-covering scramble by bearish traders.