CBJ News

Loblaws Cleared By Investigation

CBJ — The federal Competition Bureau has dropped an investigation that Loblaws allegedly abused its dominant position in the Canadian grocery business in its dealings with suppliers. The [...]

HP Enterprise CEO Steps Down

CBJ — Meg Whitman is stepping down as the CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise. She’ll be replaced by Antonio Neri, the company’s current president. Whitman became CEO of the [...]

Bitcoin on the Rise

CBJ — Bitcoin has reached a new record high, surpassing the US$8,000 level, marking a near 50% increase in just over one week; that’s the equivalent of more than $10,500 Canadian [...]

High-pressure Sales Tactics Alleged by Bell Employee

CBJ — A report by the CBC outlines the working life of a longtime Bell Canada employee who describes the Toronto call centre she works in as “a non-stop nightmare,” where she [...]

Keystone XL Gets the Go Ahead

CBJ — After more than a decade of controversy it appears as if expansion of TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline will move forward after it garnered approval from regulators in [...]

Keystone Leak in South Dakota

CBJ — Part of the existing Keystone oil pipeline system had to be turned off after a 5,000-barrel leak in South Dakota. The timing couldn’t have been worse with Nebraska in the throes [...]

Fox Shares on the Upswing

CBJ — Shares in Twenty-First Century Fox jumped 8% after sources said both Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications are keenly interested in buying parts of its studio and TV operations. A [...]

Inflation Cools in October

CBJ — The national inflation rate came in at 1.4% on a year-over-year basis in October, following a 1.6% rate in September. The slight differentiation was primarily due to smaller gasoline [...]

Ontario College Teachers’ Strike Continues

CBJ — Hopes that Ontario’s striking teachers would be back on the job were dashed on Thursday morning after the votes were tallied and announced. The striking faculty took the advice [...]

Bombardier to Hire 1,000

CBJ — Published reports indicate Montreal-based Bombardier plans to hire about 1,000 people in the coming months as part of the production ramp-up of its new Global 7000 business jets. [...]

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