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Barrick explores sale of Zambian copper mine as government looks to boost taxes

Barrick explores sale of Zambian copper mine as government looks to boost taxes

TORONTO — Barrick Gold Corp. says it's exploring all options including the possible sale of its Lumwana mine in Zambia as the government considers increased taxes.

Enbridge natural gas pipeline ruptures in Ohio, reports of two injured

CALGARY — Enbridge Inc. says two people have been injured and two structures damaged in a natural gas pipeline rupture in Ohio.
UK leader unveils Brexit Plan B, looks a lot like Plan A

UK leader unveils Brexit Plan B, looks a lot like Plan A

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled her Brexit Plan B on Monday — and it looks a lot like Plan A.
Toronto stock market extends streak to 12 days, longest in five years

Toronto stock market extends streak to 12 days, longest in five years

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index has extended its winning streak to the longest in almost five years despite weekend comments took some of the shine off trade talks between U.S. and China. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 50.
46% of Canadians $200 or less away from financial insolvency: poll

46% of Canadians $200 or less away from financial insolvency: poll

CALGARY — The number of Canadians who are $200 or less away from financial insolvency at month-end has jumped to 46 per cent, up from 40 per cent in the previous quarter, as interest rates rise according to a new poll.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,354.16, up 50.33 points ). RNC Materials Corp. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Up 13 cents, or 24.07 per cent, to 67 cents on 16.7 million shares.
Inside a big top, Dior puts on circus-themed couture

Inside a big top, Dior puts on circus-themed couture

PARIS — Dior drew inspiration from the top of the big top for a playful couture show held Monday in Paris, where models inside a circus-style tent walked through a human arch made of moving acrobats.
Deciem founder Brandon Truaxe dead at 40, says company executive

Deciem founder Brandon Truaxe dead at 40, says company executive

TORONTO — The mastermind responsible for turning Toronto beauty brand Deciem into a multi-million-dollar company that shook up the cosmetics industry has died.
Class action against pot producer Organigram gets green light for trial

Class action against pot producer Organigram gets green light for trial

MONCTON, N.B. — A class action lawsuit against licensed cannabis producer Organigram Inc. has been given the green light to proceed to trial.
World economy forecast to slow in 2019 amid trade tensions: IMF report

World economy forecast to slow in 2019 amid trade tensions: IMF report

DAVOS, Switzerland — The International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for world economic growth this year, citing heightened trade tensions and rising U.S. interest rates. The IMF said Monday that it expects global growth this year of 3.