Total labour costs at Detroit Three plants in Canada have fallen to levels below those at the companies' U.S. factories, a sign the falling value of the Canadian dollar is helping improve this country's competitive position in the auto sector.
U.S. companies like the online shopping juggernaut Amazon are increasingly choosing Canadian airspace to test new drones after being hamstrung by restrictive laws in their own country that could take up to two years to change, experts say.
Asian buyers have for some time been putting pressure on Vancouver's stock of detached homes. Now China's development industry is showing interest in the region's commercial properties.
Former foreign affairs minister John Baird is in line for another lucrative job with a blue-chip company, having been nominated to sit on the board of Canadian Pacific.
A general view of the the interior of the McDonald's fast food restaurant in Wolfratshausen south of Munich in this June 27, 2007 file photo.