The American lumber lobby has decided to exempt Nova Scotia from its list of targets for softwood lumber duties but the province isn't out of the woods yet, provincial Trade Minister Michel Samson said Monday.
Participants in pilot, designed to test if a basic income is a better way to support people living in poverty than the current system, will be randomly chosen in project to begin as early as summer.
Canadian National Railway Co. rode a wave of new shipping contracts and record volumes to a 12-per-cent jump in first-quarter profit.
The provincial government is turning back the page on its budget day cuts to Saskatchewan's libraries by restoring $4.8 million in funding.
Equities in Asia were higher in early Tuesday trade following the global relief rally after the first round of France's presidential election stoked a relief rally, though regional investors are keeping a close eye on the Korean Peninsula.