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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,303.83, up 92.61 points ). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 17 cents, or 1.95 per cent, to $8.53 on 24.4 million shares.
GM union workers call on Trudeau for support at Montreal auto show protest

GM union workers call on Trudeau for support at Montreal auto show protest

MONTREAL — Unifor's Quebec director Renaud Gagne is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to follow in Ontario Premier Doug Ford's footsteps by pledging support for General Motors workers faced with a looming plant closure. "Mr.
Canadian businessman files lawsuit to find hidden camera culprit

Canadian businessman files lawsuit to find hidden camera culprit

NEW YORK — Canadian businessman Gordon Flatt has filed a lawsuit in a U.S. court to find out who is behind three hidden video cameras he discovered in an apartment he uses in New York.
On the road to make an affordable car, Tesla cuts jobs

On the road to make an affordable car, Tesla cuts jobs

Tesla will cut 7 per cent of its workforce as it tries to lower prices and break out of the niche-car market to produce an electric vehicle that more people can afford.
Tiffany holiday sales slip as Chinese tourists spend less

Tiffany holiday sales slip as Chinese tourists spend less

NEW YORK — Tiffany & Co. says holiday shoppers and Chinese tourists spent less on its bling.
N.S. call centre rehires nearly 500 with added benefits, plans to grow workforce

N.S. call centre rehires nearly 500 with added benefits, plans to grow workforce

SYDNEY, N.S. — A Cape Breton call centre that abruptly shut down last month, tossing hundreds of people out of work, has hired back more than 90 per cent of its workforce, offering enhanced benefits and increasing entry-level wages.
Canadian wheat exports to China soar amid U.S.-China tariff dispute

Canadian wheat exports to China soar amid U.S.-China tariff dispute

Canada's wheat exports to China jumped nearly 200 per cent from January to November 2018 as the Asian country stopped buying from American farmers amid a tariff dispute.
Failure of MEG takeover deal is 'credit positive' for Husky, says agency

Failure of MEG takeover deal is 'credit positive' for Husky, says agency

CALGARY — Shares in oilsands producer MEG Energy Corp. continued to slide Friday after a credit rating agency said rival Husky Energy Inc.'s failure to consummate a hostile takeover bid was actually "credit positive" for Husky. After falling 35.
Human rights groups set to protest controversial Google project in China

Human rights groups set to protest controversial Google project in China

TORONTO — Canadian Google offices are expected to face protests Friday from human rights activists hoping to force the tech giant to confirm it has cancelled a controversial project with the Chinese government.
Federal Appeal Court upholds decision on CN damages to grain shipping company

Federal Appeal Court upholds decision on CN damages to grain shipping company

MONTREAL — The Federal Court of Appeal has upheld a ruling that found the courts have jurisdiction to determine the damages Canadian National Railway Co.