OTTAWA -- The Canadian subsidiary of French defence giant Thales has been awarded a multibillion-dollar contract to service Canada's new fleet of Arctic offshore patrol ships and joint support vessels.
Mary Barra of General Motors Co. wanted to stay close to the White House. Indra Nooyi of Pepsico Inc. was pressured to walk away. Kevin Plank of Under Armour Inc. got pushback when he did just that.
The Canadian dollar edged lower against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday, pulling back from a nearly two-week high earlier in the day as oil prices slipped and domestic manufacturing data fell more than expected.
Canada's main stock index reversed course to end lower on Wednesday as a drop in oil prices weighed on energy shares, offsetting gains for the materials group as base and precious metal prices climbed.
A technical glitch impacting Pearson Airport's baggage system in Terminal 3 over the last couple of days has now been resolved, the Greater Toronto Airports Authority confirmed Thursday.