Pedestrians walk past an Abc-Mart Inc. store in Tokyo, Japan. Photographer: Akio Kon/Bloomberg. (Corrects to say to 80 trillion yen in third paragraph.
Canada's major banks and credit card companies have reached a deal with the federal government to cut the fees charged to merchants for credit transactions, sources familiar with the negotiations say.
D.Grishkin / VedomostiCanada's Bombardier had been in talks with Russia's state-owned industrial and defense conglomerate Rostec to manufacture its Q400 turboprop in Russia.
A camp setup by protesters is marked with a sign and tree branches at the entrance to a trail on Burnaby Mountain where work is being done by Kinder Morgan in preparation for the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion project in Burnaby.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell in September for the first time in eight months, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the fourth quarter.