By John Tilak and Susan Taylor. TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index advanced on Friday after fresh stimulus measures from the Bank of Japan drove up most major sectors, while shares of gold miners slumped with the price of bullion.
As part of a �streamlining� of its capital markets business, the Bank of Nova Scotia has cut 28 positions from its operations in Toronto, New York and London.
The stock market in Tokyo jumped about 5 percent on news of the stimulus boost. Credit Christopher Jue/European Pressphoto Agency.
Protesters continue to clash with Kinder Morgan over a proposed pipeline route that would take the project expansion through the Burnaby Mountain Conservation Area and Burnaby Mountain Park.
MONTREAL - Air Canada's pilots have ratified a 10-year contract that includes a large signing bonus, wage increases of more than 20 per cent over the life of the pact and an improved profit-sharing formula that the airline says provides stability to support ...