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 (16,248.76, up 32.50 points). Stornoway Diamond Corp. (TSX:SWY). Materials. Down one cent, or 33.33 per cent, to two cents on 35.5 million shares. Husky Energy Inc. (TSX:HSE). Energy. Up nine cents, or 0.72 per cent, to $12.55 on 10.3 million shares. Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy.... Read More

New Jersey awards over $6M in tax credits for film projects

New Jersey awards over $6M in tax credits for film projects
TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey called “Action!” on a new film tax credit program Tuesday, approving its first awards totalling $6.2 million for four projects, including a film starring Chazz Palminteri. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy said in a statement that the Economic Development Authority approved the awards Tuesday. The approvals are the first since July when Murphy signed the law... Read More

Court to consider continuing injunction against LNG pipeline opponents in B.C.

Court to consider continuing injunction against LNG pipeline opponents in B.C.
PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — Coastal GasLink and opponents of the company’s natural gas pipeline are set to make arguments in British Columbia’s Supreme Court over whether an interim injunction should continue. The natural gas company is building a pipeline from northeastern B.C. to LNG Canada’s export terminal in Kitimat on the coast. Coastal GasLink says it has signed agreements with all 20 elected... Read More

Thousands hear anti-Ottawa messages at pro-pipeline rally in Calgary

Thousands hear anti-Ottawa messages at pro-pipeline rally in Calgary
CALGARY — Anger was on full display under the hot spring sun as thousands of oil and gas industry supporters gathered on the Calgary Stampede grounds to hear speakers take turns blasting the federal Liberal government for policies they blame for the sector’s low level of activity and investment. Organizers estimate 4,000 people, many wearing black T-shirts reading “The world needs more Canadian energy,”... Read More

Amazon to shut down US restaurant delivery service

Amazon to shut down US restaurant delivery service
NEW YORK — Amazon said Tuesday that it is closing its U.S. restaurant delivery service, a 4-year-old business that failed to take off amid fierce competition from Uber Eats, DoorDash and others. The service, called Amazon Restaurants, offered delivery in more than 20 cities in the U.S. It expanded into the United Kingdom, but Amazon shut down the service in... Read More

Thousands of Bell Fibe subscribers left in the dark in final moments of Raptors Game 5

Thousands of Bell Fibe subscribers left in the dark in final moments of Raptors Game 5
TORONTO — Several thousand Bell Fibe customers were left hanging in the pivotal last moments of Game 5 at the NBA Finals when their TV signals went dark. Toronto Raptors fans took to social media to fume over a technical glitch that caused them to miss the last 30 seconds of the match, as their team trailed the Golden State Warriors by a mere point. Bell... Read More

SNC-Lavalin CEO Neil Bruce retires, Ian Edwards named interim CEO

SNC-Lavalin CEO Neil Bruce retires, Ian Edwards named interim CEO
MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. says chief executive Neil Bruce is retiring from the company and returning to his family in the United Kingdom. Ian Edwards, the company’s chief operating officer, has been named interim chief executive effective today. Bruce is expected to remain an adviser to the board until the end of the year. SNC also says that the board of... Read More

Canfor to curtail operations at all but one of its sawmills in British Columbia

Canfor to curtail operations at all but one of its sawmills in British Columbia
VANCOUVER — Canfor Corp. is curtailing operations at all of its British Columbia sawmills, except its WynnWood operations, due to poor lumber markets. The company says a majority of the mills will be curtailed for two weeks or the equivalent, with extended curtailments at select locations. Canfor’s operations at Houston and Plateau will be curtailed for four weeks, while its... Read More