Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. says it has held talks with more than 25 parties and that it needs more time to weigh possible bids as it seeks to fend off Suncor Energy Inc.'s hostile takeover.
Enbridge Inc. says it has purchased a 103-megawatt wind farm under development in West Virginia for about $200-million (U.S.) from EverPower Wind Holdings LLC.
Despite its U.S. origins, Canadians have embraced Black Friday shopping with a fervor normally reserved for play-off hockey games.
The euro was near the weakest in seven months against the dollar and yen as investors speculated the European Central Bank will expand stimulus when it meets next week.
Maple Leaf Foods is cutting more than 400 employees - or 11 per cent of its salaried workforce - in a move to reduce costs and streamline the organization.