WestJet took delivery of four new wide-body aircraft today, which will allow the airline to begin flying to Europe. The Calgary-based airline bought the Boeing 767-300 extended range aircraft so it can add more long-haul destinations.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and Toronto-Dominion Bank added to a string of strong financial reports this week from Canada's big banks, which have largely defied expectations that ugly economic indicators would begin to take a toll on the sector.
SEOUL Crude oil futures rose on Friday in Asian trading, adding to their biggest one-day rally in over six years the day before led by recovering equity markets and news of diminished crude supplies.
SkyGreece, the fledgling airline offering flights between Europe and North America, is temporarily ceasing operations, Toronto's Pearson airport said in tweet on Thursday evening.
Not long ago, the United States was considered the tortoise of the world economy, at least in comparison to emerging powers like China and Brazil.