CBJ News

McDonald’s to cut Antibiotics

CBJ — McDonald’s has announced a plan for a phased reduction of antibiotics in beef, expanding a health-oriented reform to a new meat source other than chicken. The fast-food giant [...]

Trump Clashes with Schumer & Pelosi on Border Security

CBJ — There was an explosive, fiery exchange at the White House on Tuesday between President Donald Trump and Democratic Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and presumptive incoming [...]

Uber and Lyft Looking at IPO

CBJ — Both Uber and Lyft have made filings with the U.S. Securities Commission for an initial public offering. The two largest ride-hailing companies seem to be in a race to become the [...]

Posties Working 7 Days a Week

CBJ — In doing their part to clear a backlog and ensure Christmas parcels reach their destinations on time, postal workers in Canada are delivering parcels seven days, according to Mike [...]

Distrust for Google Widens

CBJ –There has been no shortage of criticisms for Google, the world’s largest search engine, and one of the largest and most influential companies in the world. However, the many [...]

Former Nissan Chair Indicted

CBJ — Nissan’s former chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn has been indicted by prosecutors in Tokyo for allegedly violating financial laws by under-reporting income. The charges allege the [...]

Musk May Have Interest in GM Plants for Tesla

CBJ — Elon Musk, the eccentric leader of Tesla, says he is interested in acquiring the soon-to-be-closed General Motors factories and use the facilities to assemble his line of vehicles. [...]

BiWay Set to Return

CBJ — Defunct discount retail chain BiWay is set to make a comeback in 2019 after an 18-year absence. BiWay had 250 stores across Canada and operated for more than 30 years before shutting [...]

Unemployment at 40-year Low

CBJ — A blast of new jobs last month knocked the country’s unemployment rate down to its lowest level since Statistics Canada started measuring comparable data more than 40 years ago. [...]

Altria investing $2.4B in Cronos

CBJ — Canadian cannabis producer Cronos group is getting a $2.4 billion investment from Atria for what will amount to a 45% ownership stake as the global market for legal marijuana [...]

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