OTTAWA - Although the big telecom companies have agreed to exempt some customers from fees charged for paper invoices, the federal government says it's going to end the whole practice.
The Canadian dollar was slightly lower late morning Friday amid data which showed the economy grew more than expected in the second quarter.
OTTAWA - The federal government ran a surplus of $1.6 billion in June compared with a surplus or $200 million in the same month last year.
RE_2014_08_26T162829Z_79653550_GM1EA8R018J01_RTRMADP_3_TIM_HORT The Burger King logo is displayed at the post where the company's stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange August 26, 2014.
Athabasca Oil Corp. shares were halted on Friday as investors waited for any developments on an expected payment of $1.23-billion from PetroChina Co.