CBJ News

Trudeau Cabinet Shuffle

CBJ — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shuffled his Parliamentary Cabinet on Wednesday. Here are the new Cabinet portfolios: Chrystia Freeland becomes Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of [...]

Inflation Steady at 1.9%

CBJ — The annual rate of inflation came in at a steady 1.9% in October, much to the satisfaction of the Bank of Canada’s ideal rate of 2%. There was also a 1.9% increase in August and [...]

Lowe’s Closing 34 Stores

CBJ — American hardware store chain Lowe’s is closing 34 of its 67 Canadian outlets due to a drop in revenue at what the company describes as under-performing stores. In addition to [...]

TransMountain Subsidies

CBJ — A new report indicates the federal government provided $320 million in subsidies for the stalled Trans Mountain pipeline project through the first six months of 2019. The stipend [...]

Airbus Nets $30B Deals at Airshow

CBJ — Attending the Dubai Airshow has proven to be a lucrative one for Airbus, which has announced it has landed several deals to deliver new aircraft to Emirates Airlines and a couple of [...]

CN Workers on Strike

CBJ — Union workers with Canadian National Railway are now on strike. The walkout by 3,200 conductors, train staff and yard personnel began as of 12:01am Tuesday, November 19. The Teamsters [...]

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