CBJ News

Greyhound Halting Western Bus Service

CBJ — After many decades of transportation service Greyhound Canada is ending its passenger bus and freight services in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, and cancelling all but one route [...]

The Last Straw for Starbucks

CBJ — Starbucks has announced it will eliminate the use of plastic straws from all of its locations within two years, citing the environmental threat to oceans. There is literally tons of [...]

Syncrude to Ramp Up By September

CBJ — Suncor Energy says production at the Syncrude oilsands should reach full production capacity in early to mid-September after a power disruption last month that forced the shutdown of [...]

Trade Deficit Widened in June

CBJ — The country’s merchandise trade deficit with the world widened in May to nearly $2.8 billion. The international trade deficit was about $1.9 billion in April and $3.9 billion in [...]

Job Numbers Up in June

CBJ — The month in June resulted in 31,800 new jobs being added but in spite of that large number it wasn’t enough to to offset the country’s unemployment rate from rising to [...]

Bombardier and Airbus Form Partnership

CBJ — The partnership between Airbus and Bombardier will soon result in major changes, including a new name for the latter’s CSeries program. Airbus CEO Tom Enders made the [...]

OPEC Told To Reduce Pricing — Now!

CBJ — The latest target of U.S. President Donald Trump wrath is the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. He is telling the organization it needs to lower its costs — [...]

Cirque du Soleil Expansion

CBJ — The Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is acquiring Minnesota-based VStar Entertainment Group and its subsidiary Cirque Dreams, which is based in Florida.The sale price was not made [...]

VW Electric Car-Sharing Services

CBJ — Volkswagen of Germany has announced it will offer car-sharing services using electric vehicles in German cities next year as part of efforts to serve consumers who don’t want to [...]

Merkel Warns Trump About Trade War

CBJ — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned U.S. President Donald Trump against moving ahead with his trade war agenda after he threatened to impose tariffs on automobiles from the [...]

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