Canadian equities tumbled on Tuesday, after the worst month in nearly a year, as the economic malaise that has gripped stock markets around the world continued into September.
MONTREAL -- Quebecor has locked out workers from its printing plant in Mirabel, north of Montreal. The Teamsters union says the lock-out directly affects 44 press workers, mechanics, electricians and handlers.
(Adds Penn West layoffs, quote). By Nia Williams. CALGARY, Alberta, Sept 1 (Reuters) - ConocoPhillips and Penn West Petroleum are eliminating a combined 900 jobs in Canada, the two companies said on Tuesday, as low oil prices persist.
FotoliaTwenty-four per cent of respondents to a BMO survey said they had hardly anything set aside and more than half, 56 per cent, reported having less than $10,000 in available emergency funds.
PayPal is introducing a new interpersonal payment service in Canada that it says will make IOUs a thing of the past. Users who sign up for PayPal.