News: Money

Amazon may have a counterfeit problem

Saturday  23:05,   21 april 2018
The Atlantic

Amazon may have a counterfeit problemThe company is facing multiple lawsuits from brands who say it does not do enough to prevent fakes from being listed on its[...]

Comment: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400

Saturday  23:05,   21 april 2018
The Washington Post

Comment: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400In May 1984, an official from the Trump Organization called to tell me how rich Donald Trump was. I was reporting for the Forbes 400, the magazine’s annual ranking of America’s[...]

BP granted approval to start drilling off Nova Scotia's coast

Saturday  21:06,   21 april 2018
cbc.ca

BP granted approval to start drilling off Nova Scotia's[...]

MDA president defends parent firm in U.S.

Saturday  19:00,   21 april 2018
MSN

MDA president defends parent firm in U.S.In October 2017, MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates, based in Richmond, B.C., became Maxar Technologies Ltd. after it acquired DigitalGlobe, an American satellite imaging[...]

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Warren Buffett explains how saving can cost you money

Saturday  04:30,   21 april 2018
CNBC

Simply stashing money away won't help you achieve financial freedom, explains investor and author Danielle Town.When Town, then 34, found herself burnt out as a corporate attorney, she started brainstorming ways to retire faster. "I started to[...]

Stocks close higher in Toronto, loonie falls

Saturday  04:15,   21 april 2018
MSN

Canada's main stock index closed with a slight gain Friday while U.S. markets slumped on negative expectations in the consumer goods and technology[...]

CP Rail strike postponed, unions say

Saturday  04:15,   21 april 2018
MSN

A rail strike has been temporarily averted after the federal labour minister ordered employees of Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. to vote on the company's final offers, just hours before they were set to walk off the job. Statements from both CP[...]

Trump's next $100 billion tariff dilemma: hit Wal-Mart or Apple Store?

Saturday  04:05,   21 april 2018
Reuters

Trump's next $100 billion tariff dilemma: hit Wal-Mart or Apple[...]

Canada, Mexico laud NAFTA progress, ministers to reconvene Tuesday

Saturday  04:05,   21 april 2018
Reuters

Canada, Mexico laud NAFTA progress, ministers to reconvene[...]

This isn't the earnings season stock bulls wanted

Saturday  04:05,   21 april 2018
Bloomberg

An April that many investors hoped would end two months of indecision in the stock market is not quite living up to billing. While benchmark indexes eked out another week of gains, below the surface, frustration was the rule. Reactions to earnings[...]

Fairfax bids for Toys R Us's Canada business

Friday  21:56,   20 april 2018
MSN

NEW YORK - Canada's Fairfax Financial Holding has placed a bid of US$300 million to buy Toys “R” Us's Canadian operations in[...]

5 reasons why gas prices are set to go up in Canada — and fast

Friday  19:56,   20 april 2018
cbc.ca

5 reasons why gas prices are set to go up in Canada — and fastThe price of filling up a tank of gas is a classic Canadian irritation. But a confluence of factors may soon make that process even more gobsmacking than[...]

Annual inflation rate moves higher to 2.3%

Friday  16:30,   20 april 2018
MSN

Annual inflation rate moves higher to 2.3%The March figure shows the pace of inflation inched a little farther past the midpoint of the central bank's ideal range of between one and three per[...]

7 ‘green jobs’ for environmentally conscious Canadians in demand now

Friday  16:06,   20 april 2018
Global News

Indeed reveals the list of the seven environmentally friendly jobs in Canada that have seen the most growth in demand over the last three years.Did you know 62 per cent of Canada’s undiverted waste comes from commercial operations, industry,[...]

Quebec ex-wife gets $95,000 monthly alimony

Friday  12:10,   20 april 2018
MSN

The ex-wife of a Quebec-based property developer has been awarded $95,000 in monthly alimony in what her lawyers are calling one of the largest divorce settlements in the province's history.Of that amount, $75,000 is intended for her needs,[...]