More than 140 Canadian food plants have closed since 2006, wiping out 23,800 jobs, as one of the country's key manufacturing sectors retools to become more competitive, new research says.
The Canadian dollar was lower Wednesday as Chinese growth worries pressured commodity-sensitive currencies and copper and oil prices.
Canadian National Railway Co. has issued a notice to its forestry customers that it is unable to take all of their lumber shipments because of the backlog that is building at container terminals at Port Metro Vancouver due to the ongoing trucker strike.
CALGARY - Alberta's job vacancy rate is the highest in the country, tied with Saskatchewan, according to a report by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.
Malaysia defended its handling of the hunt for the missing Boeing 777 on Wednesday but acknowledged it is still unsure which direction the plane was headed when it disappeared, highlighting the massive task facing an international search now in its fifth ...