Russian President Vladimir Putin may still be popular in his country despite the ongoing economic crisis, but he made a miscalculation that could hurt him unless he makes a big change, well-known economist Jim O'Neill told CNBC on Thursday.
TORONTO - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.'s US$1.7 billion purchase of southern U.S. rival convenience operator Pantry Inc. will cement its position as one of North America's top retail and gas bar companies.
Canadian Industry Minister James Moore is announcing new rules for the next wireless spectrum auction that will favour smaller players.
Canadian stocks rose, capping the biggest three-day surge in more than three years, as consumer-staples and health-care companies led gains amid a global rally following the Federal Reserve's pledge to be patient on boosting rates.
A moratorium on all forms of hydraulic fracturing in New Brunswick is being put in place by Brian Gallant's government. The bill to impose the moratorium is to be introduced in the legislature on Thursday afternoon.