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Glencore open to improving Teck offer, but shareholders must reject plan to split

Glencore open to improving Teck offer, but shareholders must reject plan to split

VANCOUVER — Glencore says it is willing to consider improving its offer to acquire Teck Resources Ltd.
Cost of carbon emissions nearly five times higher than previously thought: analysis

Cost of carbon emissions nearly five times higher than previously thought: analysis

OTTAWA — The economic cost of greenhouse gas emissions is nearly five times higher than previously thought, Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault said Wednesday.
Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,680.83, down 3.85): B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Basic Materials. Down 10 cents, or 1.8 per cent, to $5.46 on 13.6 million shares.
Supreme Court temporarily extends access to abortion pill

Supreme Court temporarily extends access to abortion pill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is leaving women's access to a widely used abortion pill untouched until at least Friday, while the justices consider whether to allow restrictions on the drug mifepristone to take effect.
S&P/TSX composite edges down as energy and base metal sectors move lower

S&P/TSX composite edges down as energy and base metal sectors move lower

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index edged lower on Wednesday, weighed down by losses in the energy and base metal stocks, while U.S. stock markets were mixed.
Oilsands wastewater seepage cleanup to be complete by end of May: Imperial

Oilsands wastewater seepage cleanup to be complete by end of May: Imperial

CALGARY — Imperial Oil Ltd. said its cleanup efforts following recent high-profile wastewater releases from its Kearl oilsands site will be complete next month.
What the public sector strike could mean for filing your taxes

What the public sector strike could mean for filing your taxes

CRA says strike will mean certain services will be delayed or unavailable
PSAC strike could have domino effect for unionized workers: labour experts

PSAC strike could have domino effect for unionized workers: labour experts

TORONTO — If the current strike by thousands of public sector workers is successful, it could have a domino effect for unionized workers in other industries, labour experts said. “Strikes in the federal public service are extremely rare.
Metro to launch Moi loyalty program at grocery, drugstores chains in Quebec

Metro to launch Moi loyalty program at grocery, drugstores chains in Quebec

Metro Inc. is launching a new loyalty program that will give the grocery and drugstore retailer insight into customer behaviour and shopping patterns.
CMHC reports annual pace of housing starts in Canada slowed in March

CMHC reports annual pace of housing starts in Canada slowed in March

OTTAWA — Construction of new homes picked up in several of Canada's major cities last year, said the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC), but the agency foresees a slowdown as interest rates weigh on building costs.
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