OTTAWA -- Canada posted its first trade surplus in almost two years in October, although analysts were quick to note that the surprise reversal after a string of 22 consecutive deficits did not signal a long-awaited turnaround in the export sector.
Bombardier president and CEO Pierre Beaudoin says he believes the Montreal aircraft maker will have 300 orders of its CSeries jet in hand before the new aircraft completes flight testing next year.
LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - A company in southern Alberta hopes to turn manure and other farm waste into money, with government help. Lethbridge Biogas LP says its $30 million plant, which produces electricity, is the largest project of its type in Canada.
TORONTO, Ontario -- Barrick Gold (TSX:ABX) says founder and co-chairman Peter Munk will step down from the company's board of directors at its 2014 annual meeting.
The Canadian government is attempting to save the quickly disappearing greater sage grouse by restricting construction and loud industrial noise near its habitat during certain times of the year.