VANCOUVER -- Canada's leader in space technology, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA), will buy Colorado-based DigitalGlobe, Inc. in a friendly deal valued at about $4.7 billion (US$3.6 billion), including debt.
Peas in a pod are shown in a handout photo. Canada's producers of peas and lentils are preparing for the possibility that their largest market may soon shut down imports because of a purported problem with pests.
The past week has been a good one for OPEC. The cartel trumpeted its oil production cuts on Wednesday, saying that it had made 90 per cent of the promised cuts and that non-OPEC members had made 60 per cent.
When Vancouver City Council first approved the city's rebranded logo - to the tune of $8,000 - the design was largely met with ire on social media.
In Shawnigan Lake, people celebrate after the province cancelled the permit that allowed a quarry to receive and store contaminated soil upstream from the lake.