CBJ News

Class Action vs Uber Green-Lighted

CBJ — A proposed class-action lawsuit against the ride-hailing company Uber filed by one of its drivers will go ahead after Ontario’s top court reversed a lower court decision that [...]

Stocks Tumble on Apple Warning

CBJ — Stocks on the NYSE dropped significantly on Thursday after Apple warned it will come nowhere near its projected quarterly sales forecast, largely because of weakening growth and [...]

Volatile Gas Prices

CBJ — Plunging world oil prices has resulted in relief at the gas pumps but fuel expert Dan McTeague says motorists should fill up now because prices are expected to be volatile in 2019. [...]

Michael Kors Now Capri

CBJ — Michael Kors is changing its corporate name to Capri after adding two high-end brands within its ownership group. The company announced the acquisition of the Italian fashion house [...]

Cape Breton Call Centre Reopens

CBJ — The Cape Breton call centre that abruptly laid off hundreds of workers just weeks before Christmas will officially reopen this Wednesday. Iowa businessman Anthony Marlowe purchased [...]

Sears in U.S. May Be Saved

CBJ — It’s too late for Canadian operations but there is word that Sears stores in the U.S. may still be able to avoid liquidation. A hedge fund run by Sears Chairman Eddie Lampert [...]

Enbridge Gets Pipeline Refund

CBJ — Enbridge is getting a $14.7-million refund on fees it paid Canada’s federal energy regulator for a pipeline it won’t build. The Northern Gateway pipeline was supposed to [...]

U.S. and China to Discuss Trade

CBJ — The United States and China have scheduled face-to-face consultations in January regarding their prickly trade disagreement. The world’s two biggest economies are at loggerheads over [...]

CP Rail & Unifor Reach 4-Year Deal

CBJ — Canadian Pacific Railway says Unifor members have ratified a four-year labour agreement covering about 1,200 employees responsible for maintaining rail cars and locomotives. The two [...]

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 [...]

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