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China tightens online video controls, jolting investors - 660 News;

China tightens online video controls, jolting investors - 660 News

660 NewsChina tightens online video controls, jolting investors660 NewsBEIJING, China – Three popular Chinese internet services have been ordered to stop streaming video after censors complained it contained improper comments about sensitive issues. The move prompted a sell-off in the U.S.-trade shares of Sina Corp. and ...Popular Chinese social media service Sina Weibo slapped with video banThe Sydney Morning HeraldBREAKINGVIEWS-Weibo walks blurry line between censors, investorsNasdaqBeijing's video-streaming ban lops $1bn off Sina Weibo market capFinancial TimesBloomberg -The Indian Express -AdAge.com -The Star Onlineall 48 news articles »

TTC driver tests positive for on-duty drug use - Toronto Star;

TTC driver tests positive for on-duty drug use - Toronto Star

Toronto StarTTC driver tests positive for on-duty drug useToronto StarIt is the first time that a vehicle operator has been nabbed by the TTC's new random testing policy. Eight employees have failed tests so far. A TTC driver has tested positive for being impaired while on duty but it is not clear if the worker is a bus ...First TTC vehicle operator fails random drug testCTV NewsTTC driver becomes first to fail random drug test680 NewsAbusive husband demands spousal support after woman leaves marriageCityNewsall 4 news articles »

Manitoba mulls sending propane storage to cut-off community of Churchill - CBC.ca;

Manitoba mulls sending propane storage to cut-off community of Churchill - CBC.ca

CBC.caManitoba mulls sending propane storage to cut-off community of ChurchillCBC.caThe Manitoba government may ship propane-storage containers to the cut-off community of Churchill to help address a situation Premier Brian Pallister calls "urgent," but wouldn't go so far as to describe as an emergency. But Churchill Mayor Mike Spence ...Province has no plan to survey Omnitrax damage for itselfWinnipeg Free PressProvince ups income assistance for Churchill recipients, works to mitigate rail closure effectsThompson CitizenChurchill's main retailer to stop subsidizing food prices on June 25Yahoo News Canada (blog)all 11 news articles »

Billionaire Joe Segal's $63M Vancouver mansion up for sale - CBC.ca;

Billionaire Joe Segal's $63M Vancouver mansion up for sale - CBC.ca

CBC.caBillionaire Joe Segal's $63M Vancouver mansion up for saleCBC.caIf you are searching for a place of your own to kick back and enjoy the view, Vancouver philanthropist and self-made billionaire Joe Segal may have a deal for you. At age 92, Segal and his wife Rosalie of nearly 70 years, have decided to put their ...Prominent philanthropists Joe and Rosalie Segal list Point Grey mansion for $63 millionVancouver SunThe $63-million Vancouver mansion with a viewThe Globe and Mail$63M iconic mansion sets Vancouver real estate recordCTV NewsCastanet.net -Bloomberg -Benzinga -News1130all 9 news articles »

Postmedia agrees to sell its Infomart business to Meltwater for $38 million - Financial Post;

Postmedia agrees to sell its Infomart business to Meltwater for $38 million - Financial Post

Financial PostPostmedia agrees to sell its Infomart business to Meltwater for $38 millionFinancial PostPostmedia said it will use proceeds from the transaction to pay down debt, the company said in an announcement Thursday. The sale is expected to close on Aug. 15. Meltwater is acquiring Infomart's media monitoring business, which consists of the ...Postmedia selling Infomart divisionCBC.caPostmedia Announces the Sale of InfomartCantech LetterMeltwater acquires Infomart for $30 millionPRWeekEconoTimesall 7 news articles »

Subsidies for electric cars expensive and ineffective: report - CTV News;

Subsidies for electric cars expensive and ineffective: report - CTV News

CTV NewsSubsidies for electric cars expensive and ineffective: reportCTV NewsProvincial subsidies to encourage the use of electric vehicles are the most expensive, least effective way to help cut greenhouse gas emissions, the Montreal Economic Institute says in a new report. The organization studied the subsidies offered by the ...MEI calls electric vehicle subsidies expensive and ineffectivePLANTElectric vehicle subsidies: expensive and ineffectiveCanada NewsWire (press release)Quebec's $8000 electric vehicle subsidy is a waste: studyMontreal GazetteManila Bulletin -Radio Canada International -The Rebel -The Quebec Timesall 10 news articles »

Uber criticized for standing by executive accused of ignoring discrimination claim - The Guardian;

Uber criticized for standing by executive accused of ignoring discrimination claim - The Guardian

The GuardianUber criticized for standing by executive accused of ignoring discrimination claimThe GuardianFormer Uber employee Susan Fowler specifically referenced the CTO in her blog post, claiming he did nothing when she came to him with a complaint. Photograph: Eric Risberg/AP. Uber. Uber criticized for standing by executive accused of ignoring ...Kalanick Ouster as Uber CEO Began With Hand-Delivered LetterBloombergInside Travis Kalanick's Resignation as Uber's CEONew York TimesTravis Kalanick Should Have Known He Was 'Not Going to Go Far'Daily BeastNDTV -The Australian Financial Review -TechCrunch -The Australianall 444 news articles »

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway to invest $400-million in bid to solve Home Capital's woes - The Globe and Mail;

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway to invest $400-million in bid to solve Home Capital's woes - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailBuffett's Berkshire Hathaway to invest $400-million in bid to solve Home Capital's woesThe Globe and MailOne of the world's most famous investors is backing the Toronto-based mortgage company in a financing deal that is designed to shore up confidence in the beleaguered firm as it tries to stabilize its deposit base. Mr. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc ...Home Capital gets investment, new $2B credit line from Warren Buffett's Berkshire HathawayFinancial PostHome Capital to get C$2 billion loan from Berkshire HathawayReuters CanadaWarren Buffet's company buys into troubled Home Capital GroupMetroNews CanadaBusiness Insider -Bloomberg -Fox Business -Morning Timesall 14 news articles »

Canadian robo-adviser Wealthsimple eyes British expansion - The Globe and Mail;

Canadian robo-adviser Wealthsimple eyes British expansion - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailCanadian robo-adviser Wealthsimple eyes British expansionThe Globe and MailRobo-adviser Wealthsimple is jumping across the pond to expand its online services to investors in Britain. With more than $1-billion in assets under management, Wealthsimple has plans to launch a beta version of its online investing platform this ...Wealthsimple expanding service to the UKCTV NewsWealthsimple takes service to another FinTech hub with UK expansionBetaKitRobo-advisor WealthSimple to launch UK platformBNNCape Breton Postall 7 news articles »

Ontario's anti-sprawl restrictions not a factor in housing shortage, government says - Financial Post;

Ontario's anti-sprawl restrictions not a factor in housing shortage, government says - Financial Post

Financial PostOntario's anti-sprawl restrictions not a factor in housing shortage, government saysFinancial PostTORONTO — The Ontario government is dismissing suggestions that the province's anti-sprawl policies are contributing to housing supply shortage and soaring home prices in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. Developers argue that easing restrictions ...GTA home sales slump continuing in JuneToronto StarToronto House Prices Have Already Fallen 12% From Their PeakHuffington Post CanadaToronto Home Sales Cool Amid Signs Prices May Be Next to FallBloombergHiBusiness (blog)all 9 news articles »

Vancouver International Airport and Musqueam First Nation sign 30-year agreement - CBC.ca;

Vancouver International Airport and Musqueam First Nation sign 30-year agreement - CBC.ca

CBC.caVancouver International Airport and Musqueam First Nation sign 30-year agreementCBC.caThe Vancouver International Airport says it will give one per cent of its annual gross revenue for the next 30 years to the Musqueam Indian Band as part of an agreement signed Thursday. Under the Sustainability and Friendship Agreement, the Musqueam ...Vancouver International Airport, Musqueam band sign 30-year 'friendship' agreementVancouver SunBC First Nation, airport sign long-term benefits agreementNational PostMusqueam deal with YVR could be worth $300 millionVancouver CourierNews1130 -Richmond News -Business in Vancouverall 10 news articles »

Sears Canada report intensifies fears NB will lose hundreds of jobs - CBC.ca;

Sears Canada report intensifies fears NB will lose hundreds of jobs - CBC.ca

CBC.caSears Canada report intensifies fears NB will lose hundreds of jobsCBC.caWord that Sears Canada is on the brink of filing for creditor protection has thrown more doubt on the future of hundreds of jobs in New Brunswick. These include the 418 people who work in the four retail stores and 22 merchandise pickup locations, as ...Sears Canada said to be preparing to seek creditor protection as cash crunch deepensFinancial PostUPDATE: Sears Canada plunges after it's said to near creditor protectionHamilton SpectatorFears for local Sears jobsBelleville IntelligencerHuffington Post Canada -News1130 -Benefits Canada -Nasdaqall 24 news articles »

LCBO could strike as early as Monday - Standard Freeholder;

LCBO could strike as early as Monday - Standard Freeholder

Standard FreeholderLCBO could strike as early as MondayStandard FreeholderUnionized employees of the LCBO stores met in Cornwall on Wednesday evening to begin preparations and planning for a possible strike which is scheduled to begin on Monday unless there is some kind of breakthrough in negotiations in the next few days.LCBO extending hours at select stores ahead of possible strikeCP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsCould be last call for alcohol as LCBO strike deadline approachesBrampton GuardianLCBO Extends Hours Ahead Of Strike DeadlineBlackburnNews.comOurWindsor.ca -CTV News Barrie -CKWSall 11 news articles »

Potash Corp., Agrium to be called Nutrien once merger closes - CBC.ca;

Potash Corp., Agrium to be called Nutrien once merger closes - CBC.ca

CBC.caPotash Corp., Agrium to be called Nutrien once merger closesCBC.caPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan and Agrium Inc. of Calgary have announced a new merging company name: Nutrien. It was announced on Wednesday that once the merger transaction closes, the combined companies will adopt the new name.PotashCorp and Agrium to be named Nutrien once merger closes later this yearCTV NewsNutrien new name of Agrium-PotashCorp mergerWestern ProducerAgrium-PotashCorp to be renamed Nutrien after mergerBNNFinancial Times -Financial Post -Business Insider -News Talk 650 CKOMall 20 news articles »

Construction kicks off on Bay Street mega-development, set to include towers, bus terminal, park - CBC.ca;

Construction kicks off on Bay Street mega-development, set to include towers, bus terminal, park - CBC.ca

CBC.caConstruction kicks off on Bay Street mega-development, set to include towers, bus terminal, parkCBC.caA groundbreaking ceremony was held Wednesday for a major new development at the foot of Bay Street that will house the global headquarters for CIBC and incorporate a bus terminal and one-acre park built over the railway tracks. The public-private ...Ground broken on Bay St. development that will house new GO bus stationCP24 Toronto's Breaking Newsall 9 news articles »

Meat sweats: Experts divided on summer beef and pork prices in Canada - CTV News;

Meat sweats: Experts divided on summer beef and pork prices in Canada - CTV News

CTV NewsMeat sweats: Experts divided on summer beef and pork prices in CanadaCTV NewsIf you treated your dad to a prime cut of sirloin this Father's Day, you may have noticed a bigger hit to your wallet at the grocery check-out. But experts are divided on the extent of meatier prices at the butcher's counter as Canada's barbecue season ...Meat prices set to rise up to 9% this year even as other groceries take less of a biteCBC.caCanadians should expect big jumps in the price of meat, researchers sayToronto StarPattie Lovett-Reid: 7 tips to help you save money on foodBNNManitoba Co-operator -food in canada -The South Bayview Bulldog -DTN The Progressive Farmer (registration) (blog)all 60 news articles »

Vancouver market rebounding from tax on foreign buyers, BCREA says - Financial Post;

Vancouver market rebounding from tax on foreign buyers, BCREA says - Financial Post

Financial PostVancouver market rebounding from tax on foreign buyers, BCREA saysFinancial PostThe association that represents British Columbia realtors now says the impact of an Aug. 1, 2016 decision to add an additional 15 per cent tax on foreign buyers in the Metro Vancouver was more severe than previously estimated. But the British Columbia ...BC home sales expected to drop this year, but by less than previously anticipatedNews1130Vancouver home sales forecast to slip this year, rebound in 2018: BCREABusiness in VancouverHere's where BC home prices could be headed in the second half of 2017BuzzBuzzNewsStraight.comall 6 news articles »