Despite a number of high-profile plant closures in recent months, the food processing industry in Canada is becoming more competitive and those efforts are likely to bear fruit in the form of jobs, according to a new study.
A legacy of plant closings is part of the mess former Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney left behind when he departed for the Bank of England last year, says CIBC World Markets economist Avery Shenfeld.
The resource sector inflicted further losses on the Toronto stock market as commodities continued to retreat amid worries about Chinese growth.
Lethbridge declared a local state of emergency as turbidity in the Oldman River stirred up by fast-melting snow has overwhelmed the city's treatment plant.
Bangkok - Nearly five days since it disappeared while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, there is still no trace of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.