OTTAWA -- A weak holiday shopping season took a bite out of retail sales, which were softer than expected in December. Statistics Canada said Wednesday that retail sales fell 0.5 per cent in December as shops typically associated with the holiday ...
The legislation, called the Protecting Vulnerable Energy Consumers Act, will get royal assent later in the day and gives the Ontario Energy Board power to end disconnections during cold weather.
Since taking over the iconic chain in 2014, its new Brazilian owner, 3G Capital, has purged head office, slashed costs and squeezed suppliers.
President of Local 113 went to court after he was removed by the U.S.-based Amalgamated Transit Union. On Feb. 3, the U.S.-based Amalgamated Transit Union abruptly deposed Local 113 president Bob Kinnear and placed the local under trusteeship.
The axe has fallen on management jobs in Newfoundland and Labrador, with Premier Dwight Ball announcing Wednesday that nearly 300 jobs in the core public service will be eliminated.