James Wilt is a freelance writer based in Calgary, Alberta. Until recently, he was the staff writer at Fast Forward Weekly, the city's alt-weekly newspaper, and has contributed to the likes of Vice Canada, Aux, OpenFile and Geez.
Canada's main stock index was little changed in early trade on Friday, tracking for a 0.3-per-cent slip in a holiday-shortened week, as gold miners rose with precious metal at its highest since May 1 and as banks and energy stocks slipped.
BlackBerry Ltd. says it will receive US$940 million from Qualcomm by May 31 to settle a dispute over royalty payments. An arbitrator sided with BlackBerry in April, and announced an interim award of US$814.9 million plus additional amounts for interest ...
Winnipeg Transit wants to test out barriers around drivers, expand its video-surveillance system and hire a small private security force to better protect its staff and customers.
If any one financial blunder sums up 14 years of Liberal rule in Ontario, it's Premier Kathleen Wynne's, ahem, “Fair Hydro Plan”.