MONTREAL - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said his policy interest rate may remain unchanged for �quite some time� as the central bank weighs the risk of a sharp correction in housing prices against the threat posed by persistently low inflation.
Ottawa startup Shopify, which makes software used by thousands of businesses to sell their products online, has raised $100 million to expand its software for retailers to use in their physical stores.
OTTAWA - New federal standards for energy efficiency begin Jan. 1, 2014, generally forbidding purchases of old-style incandescent light bulbs while encouraging their widespread replacement by mercury-containing compact fluorescent lamps or CFLs.
CALGARY - Higher environmental security deposits being charged by the provincial government are unfairly hurting junior oil and gas producers in Alberta, charges Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith.
CALGARY - An Ontario publishing and live theatre company may be trying to sell securities in Alberta when it has no legal right to do so, the Alberta Securities Commission warned Thursday.