OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian economy unexpectedly shrank in April, hurt by weakness in the mining and oil and gas industries, a setback that bodes poorly for a second-quarter pick-up in growth that the Bank of Canada is looking for.
Thom Feeney says he can see why some might think it's a joke but he is serious about trying to help the Greek people. Photograph: Niklas Halle/AFP/Getty Images.
CALGARY - TransCanada says recent Canadian climate change announcements should bolster the case in Washington for building its long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.
The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan has an agreement to buy Cenovus Energy Inc.'s royalty-producing lands in Western Canada for $3.3 billion.
U.S. stocks gave up some of their gains in afternoon trading on Tuesday as investors remained on the edge, hoping for a last-minute deal to keep Greece in the euro.