Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,353.30, up 52.92 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Down 49 cents, or 5.49 per cent, to $8.44 on 11.1 million shares. The medical marijauna producer says it is acquiring about 29 hectares of land in Medicine Hat, Alta., to build a new high-tech cannabis facility. Aurora says... Read More

IATA wants to join ICAO in creation of global registry for commercial drones

IATA wants to join ICAO in creation of global registry for commercial drones
MONTREAL — The association representing global airlines is proposing to work with the UN aviation agency to institute a global registry for commercial drones to preserve the safety of flight. IATA is scheduled to meet with the International Civil Aviation Organization on Wednesday to discuss creating a joint registry. Alexandre de Juniac, director general of the International Air Transportation Association,... Read More

Saskatchewan premier says his province will also table oil ban bill

Saskatchewan premier says his province will also table oil ban bill
EDMONTON — Premier Scott Moe says Saskatchewan will join Alberta in a fight with B.C. over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion by introducing its own legislation on oil exports. Premier Scott Moe has announced on Twitter that his government will bring in a bill in the coming days that could result in less oil moving to British Columbia. Alberta Premier Rachel Notley’s government introduced legislation... Read More

WTO panel rules against Canada in preliminary ruling in C Series dispute

WTO panel rules against Canada in preliminary ruling in C Series dispute
MONTREAL — A World Trade Organization panel is moving ahead with its review of Brazil’s complaint that Bombardier Inc.’s C Series is receiving unfair subsidies after throwing out a key Canadian argument. The panel ruled against Canada’s objection that it look at four programs including Ottawa’s supercluster plan that were not included in its original complaint. Brazilian aerospace rival Embraer S.A. launched the trade... Read More

Charlize Theron’s celebrity palate gives Hamilton hot sauce company a boost

Charlize Theron’s celebrity palate gives Hamilton hot sauce company a boost
TORONTO — Hollywood actress Charlize Theron’s tasty endorsement is giving a Hamilton hot sauce some extra zing in their sales. After the “Mad Max: Fury Road” star chomped into a chicken wing covered in Dawson’s Hot Sauce, creator Brodie Dawson says bottles of the company’s Original Hot flavour experienced a spike in demand. The moment was captured on popular YouTube series “Hot Ones,” where celebrities drag their taste buds through... Read More

Lululemon names new chief financial officer as search continues for new CEO

Lululemon names new chief financial officer as search continues for new CEO
VANCOUVER — Lululemon Athletica Inc. has appointed Patrick Guido as chief financial officer as its search continues for a new chief executive. The Vancouver-based clothing company says Guido, who most recently worked as treasurer and vice-president of corporate development at VF Corp., will report to chief operating officer Stuart Haselden. Lululemon has been without a CEO since early February when Laurent Potdevin suddenly stepped down from... Read More

Air Canada to offer lie-flat seats on some North American flights

Air Canada to offer lie-flat seats on some North American flights
MONTREAL — Air Canada will soon be offering lie-flat seats on some of its non-stop flights within Canada and the U.S. for customers willing to pay a premium. The airline says these lie-flat seats are available for those flying in Air Canada Signature Class, the premium cabin of its wide-body aircraft. The new service, which is available today for international customers, will... Read More

IMF: Canadian economy will still grow in 2018, just a little less

IMF: Canadian economy will still grow in 2018, just a little less
WASHINGTON — The International Monetary Fund projects moderate economic growth for Canada this year and next, albeit at a pace slower than last year and signifcantly behind that in the United States. Its World Economic Outlook released Tuesday foresees growth in Canada of 2.1 per cent this year and two per cent next year. That represents a slight downgrade from January’s outlook of... Read More

Tim Hortons HQ relocates to downtown Toronto from long-time Oakville, Ont., home

Tim Hortons HQ relocates to downtown Toronto from long-time Oakville, Ont., home
TORONTO — Tim Hortons is moving its headquarters from Oakville, Ont. to downtown Toronto. The fast food company says it will relocate to a 6000 square-metre space in the Exchange Tower in the city’s financial district. Tim Hortons president Alex Macedo says the move will bring it closer to business partners, enable it to better use technology to serve customers... Read More

Subscribe Technologies Acquires 100% Of Crypto-Powered Freelancer Platform GIGX

Subscribe Technologies Acquires 100% Of Crypto-Powered Freelancer Platform GIGX
Subscribe Technologies Inc. (CSE: SAAS, OTC Pink: SRBBF, Frankfurt: 6GQ) is pleased to announce the acquisition of GIGX, a crypto-powered, tokenized freelancer platform. The gig economy is a growing online ecosystem through which companies offer temporary and often short term employment opportunities to independent freelance workers across borders, and around the globe. At present, some 53 million Americans or 34... Read More