CBJ News

Dollarama Acquires Business Interests in Latin America

CBJ — Retail chain Dollarama has signed a deal to buy a 50.1% stake in Latin American retailer Dollarcity, which operates stores in Colombia, Guatemala and El Salvador. Financial numbers [...]

Teachers’ Invests in SpaceX

CBJ — The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has decided to invest in SpaceX, a program headed by Elon Musk and his Space Exploration Technologies group, which manufactures and operates [...]

GDP Up 0.3% in April

CBJ — Figures released by Statistics Canada indicate the national economy grew by 0.3% in April, following a 0.5% upswing in March. The April increase was aided by better results in the oil [...]

BCE CEO Retiring in 2020

CBJ — BCE Inc. has announced chief executive George Cope will retire at the start of next year. The 57-year-old Cope has held the dual positions of president and CEO for the past 12 years [...]

U.S. Economy Up in 1st Quarter

CBJ — The U.S. economy grew in the first quarter but the export and inventory boost to activity masked weakness in domestic demand. Gross domestic product increased at a 3.1% annualized [...]

TransMountain Expansion

CBJ –Now that the federal government has given the green light to the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, it’s expected construction could begin as soon as this September. It’s [...]

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