German sportswear manufacturer Adidas has announced an agreement to sell its CCM hockey-equipment subsidiary to a Canadian firm for $110 million US.
NEW YORK - Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high.
Suncor Energy Inc.'s dispute with French oil major Total S.A. over costs at the nearly-competed, $17-billion Fort Hills oilsands mine marks a new twist in the hasty departure of international oil companies from the Alberta deposits.
The City of Vancouver has filed 60 charges against the owners of a dilapidated single-room occupancy hotel in the Downtown Eastside, alleging bylaw violations ranging from rotting walls and floors to faulty plumbing.
British Columbia Premier John Horgan is optimistic Canada can cut a deal to end the latest softwood-lumber battle with the United States ahead of the contentious renegotiation of the North American free-trade agreement that starts next month.