By Alastair Sharp. TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index edged narrowly higher in early trade on Wednesday, with better-than-expected profits at Canadian National Railway Co (CNR.
Canadian retail sales climbed in February as consumers spent more at pharmacies and department stores. Receipts (CARSCHNG) rose 0.5 percent to C$41.0 billion ($37.2 billion), Statistics Canada said today in Ottawa, matching the median of a Bloomberg ...
... �. * Reports earnings of $0.20/share, in line with est. * Revenue falls 4.4 pct to $1.31 bln, below est. * Expects demand volatility in 2nd-half of 2014 (Adds second-quarter forecast, details, share move).
OTTAWA, April 23 (Reuters) - Canada announced a unilateral three-year phase-out of older oil tanker rail cars on Wednesday, moving ahead of the United States after last year's derailment in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, that killed 47 people.
VANCOUVER - Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G) said Wednesday that its takeover offer for Osisko Mining Corp. (TSX:OSK) did not meet its minimum conditions and it has allowed the bid to expire.