TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian Oil Sands COS.TO, which is trying to attract a white knight after a hostile bid from Suncor Energy SU.
Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated Wednesday as Ukraine said it will stop buying Russian natural gas - hoping to rely on supplies from other countries - and closed its airspace to its eastern neighbour.
With a low loonie making it more expensive for Canadians to shop in the U.S., Canadian retailers are bracing for what could be their biggest Black Friday yet.
Canada's main stock index edged lower on Wednesday, driven by weakness in energy stocks as crude oil pulled back following Tuesday's sharp gains.
Canadians love to complain about the high cost of air travel, but new numbers from Statistics Canada show air fares have actually fallen to their lowest rates since 2009.