Manufacturing activity in China stagnated in November, British banking giant HSBC said Thursday, warning of 'significant' pressures on the world's second-largest economy as its key purchasing managers' index hit a six-month low.
Onex Corp. agreed to buy Swiss juice-box maker SIG Combibloc Group AG for as much as �3.75-billion ($4.7-billion) as Canada's largest buyout firm expands in Europe.
Canada is moving toward American-style inequality, according to US economist Professor Robert Reich, as wealth concentration in the hands of a few and corporate tax breaks only further aggravate the country's economic problems.
A promise from the three Maritime provinces to have a levy in place before the end of the year to support a marketing strategy for the region's embattled, $1-billion lobster industry is facing more delays.
It's time for Regina's annual November agriculture storm. The Canadian Western Agribition begins today. Over the years it has evolved from a livestock show and rodeo, to major trade show with concerts as well.