Bombardier Inc reported quarterly earnings that topped expectations on Thursday and said it had put plans for a plane-building joint venture in Russia on hold due to political and economic conditions there, potentially jeopardising a large Russian order.
Mergers are up in Canada, and rather than the big mega-deals, it's a pile of smaller transactions that is driving activity. The total value of mergers and acquisitions in the first three quarters of 2014 is running well ahead of last year, according to Mergermarket.
For Canadians weary of pipeline politics, no end is in sight. TransCanada PipeLines dropped 30,000 unreadable pages of documents on the National Energy Board Thursday, beginning a contentious regulatory battle for approval of the 4,500-kilometre ...
... * Asian shares also rise as strong U.S. growth data lifts Wall Street. * Dollars jumps about 1 percent to six-year high against yen.
An aging population is getting some of the blame for projections that housing demand will slump in Halifax in 2015 and rebound only slightly in 2016.