TORONTO � No one was willing to pay up for Barrick Gold Corp.'s majority stake in its African subsidiary. So the company has gone back to its strategy from a few years ago: Sell it off piecemeal.
MONTREAL - A 69 per cent rise in urban Quebec housing starts helped drive up new home construction nationally in February, ending a three-month string of modest declines in Canada.
Real estate in the Greater Toronto Area is becoming increasingly divided between existing single family homes and a crush of new condo towers, one of Canada's biggest banks says in a report issued Monday.
The collapse of Japan's Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange is spilling into U.S. bankruptcy court as the company scrambles for legal cover after losing digital currency valued at $473 million.
CALGARY - Strength in contract drilling in Western Canada and equipment rentals were credited Monday for allowing Total Energy Services Inc. to meet fourth quarter expectations.