OTTAWA - Higher prices for everything from food to electricity last month were offset in part by cheaper gasoline as the inflation rate ticked slightly higher in March.
One of the biggest news stories this week was word on Wednesday that Toyota would be moving its Corolla production from plants in Ontario to a new one in Mexico.
When the 366-metre-long container ship MV COSCO Fortune docked at Port of Prince Rupert's Fairview Terminal last July, it dwarfed almost everything else in the harbour and offered west coast ports a glimpse of the future.
MONTREAL�Canadian National Railway plans to spend $500 million in Western Canada to improve feeder rail lines that are handling rising volumes of industrial products, natural resources and energy-related commodities.
Clothing giant Benetton has announced it is contributing US$1.1 million to a fund for victims of the Rana Plaza disaster, a week before the second anniversary of the Bangladeshi factory building collapse that killed more than 1,100 workers.