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Husky CEO says curtailment program preventing Alberta spending despite tax cut

Husky CEO says curtailment program preventing Alberta spending despite tax cut

CALGARY — The CEO of Calgary-based Husky Energy Inc. says social media speculation that layoffs put in place the morning after the federal election this week were in reaction to political events are just "B.S.
Outgoing ECB chief defends legacy against stimulus skeptics

Outgoing ECB chief defends legacy against stimulus skeptics

FRANKFURT — Mario Draghi ended his eight-year term as head of the European Central Bank by defending his most recent stimulus package and reminding that the eurozone is now in better shape than during the days when the Greek crisis threatened to brea
Grounded Boeing plane churns up more turbulence at airlines

Grounded Boeing plane churns up more turbulence at airlines

DALLAS — The grounding of the Boeing 737 Max has lasted far longer and, as Southwest Airlines and American Airlines can attest, more expensive than airlines ever expected.
CMHC expects housing market to recover in next two years after declines

CMHC expects housing market to recover in next two years after declines

OTTAWA — Canada's federal housing agency expects the housing market to recover in the next two years after declines in home building, sales and prices. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.
Home renovations with the best financial, emotional return for owners

Home renovations with the best financial, emotional return for owners

Dream kitchens and luxurious bathrooms are often the go-to renovations for homeowners looking for the best return on investment, but experts suggest the biggest bang for their buck might be as simple as replacing a garage door.
US durable goods orders fall 1.1% in September

US durable goods orders fall 1.1% in September

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods tumbled in September by the largest amount in four months while a closely watched category that tracks business investment fell for a second month.
Precision Drilling reports $3.5M Q3 loss, revenue down from year ago

Precision Drilling reports $3.5M Q3 loss, revenue down from year ago

CALGARY — Precision Drilling Corp. says it lost $3.5 million in its latest quarter compared with a loss of $30.6 million in the same quarter last year as it cut expenses.
Niagara steel production gets major boost

Niagara steel production gets major boost

Acquisition of Welland plant signals new era in the industry
B Corp puts companies under the social microscope

B Corp puts companies under the social microscope

Certification goes far beyond mere profitability for companies that pass the test
Renowned China expert to speak at Brock University

Renowned China expert to speak at Brock University

Author of The Coming Collapse of China here Monday