CBJ News

Oil Prices Dip Downward Again

CBJ — With a glut of oil waiting to be sold on a global scale, the commodity is down again after a temporary jump earlier in the week. Brent crude is hovering at about $54 U.S. per barrel [...]

Price of Stamps Going Up

CBJ — The cost for an individual stamp on a letter sent within Canada will be $1.05, instead of a loonie as of January 14. Other increases for mail delivered by Canada Post within the [...]

Massive Ford Truck Recall

CBJ — Almost 900,000 Ford pickup trucks have been placed on recall notice in North America on word a malfunction with the engine block heaters could result in fire. The recall covers some [...]

Ontario Power-less to Strike

CBJ — The Ontario provincial government has passed legislation to prevent a strike or lockout at a utility that generates about 50% of the province’s power. The Ford government says [...]

Canada Post Back to Normal

CBJ — Canada Post says its operations are back to normal across the country, less than four weeks after its striking employees were forced back to work by federal legislation. The Crown [...]

Amazon’s Toronto Expansion

CBJ — Amazon will soon be adding another 600 jobs in Toronto in the fields of software development, machine learning and cloud computing. The online retail giant announced the expansion as [...]

Manufacturing Sales Down 0.1%

CBJ — Manufacturing sales declined 0.1% in October to $58.2 billion according to figures released by Statistics Canada. The decline came as sales in the wood product and primary metal [...]

Dark Side of the Moonves

CBJ — Former CBS CEO Les Moonves will not be getting his $120 million severance package following a sexual misconduct probe at the company. Moonves, who was forced to resign in September, [...]

Boeing Spends $4.2B for Embraer

CBJ — Boeing is buying an 80% majority stake in Embraer’s commercial aircraft and services operations for $4.2 billion. Boeing acquisition will give Boeing operational and management [...]

Google’s $1 Billion NY Expansion

CBJ — Google has made a corporate decision to expand business operations in New York City to the tune of $1 billion. A senior executive with the world’s largest online and influential [...]

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