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.
Two of Canada's largest car rental companies have agreed to pay $1.25 million in penalties for falsely advertising discount prices that are essentially impossible to obtain.
Canadian National Railway Co. rode a wave of new shipping contracts and record volumes to a 12-per-cent jump in first-quarter profit.
Equities held in the green in Asia on Tuesday following the global relief rally after the first round of France's presidential election stoked a relief rally, with several regional markets jumping to multi-year highs.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices inched up on Monday but markets remain under pressure following six consecutive sessions of losses as traders lose confidence that pledged output cuts by major producers will rein in oversupply in a world awash with fuel.