TORONTO - Smashing ticket sales for "Deadpool" and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" proved that Canadians are more than willing to pony up for the right selection of Hollywood hits, even during the dead of winter.
The insanity, it seems, is not over. Despite ongoing warnings from the CMHC that the Vancouver housing prices are overvalued and have outpaced the economic fundamentals in the city, they keep climbing.
MONTREAL - Molson Coors Brewing Co. beat expectations as its net profit almost doubled to US$158.8 million in the first quarter, helped by proceeds from the sale of its Vancouver brewery.
NEW YORK Stock markets worldwide fell on Tuesday after weak Chinese and British factory data rekindled fears of slowing global growth, sending benchmark Treasury yields to nearly two-week lows.
CALGARY - Encana Corp. executives played up the company's success in cutting costs Tuesday, following a tough quarter during which the company posted a large net loss and its cash flows dropped 79 per cent.