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JBS Canada beef processing facility in Alberta resumes production after cyberattack

JBS Canada beef processing facility in Alberta resumes production after cyberattack

CALGARY — The JBS Canada beef processing facility in Alberta has resumed production after a cyberattack that impacted the company’s operations in North America and Australia. The JBS Canada facility in Brooks, Alta., employs more than 2,800 people.
Brookfield Infrastructure raises hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline

Brookfield Infrastructure raises hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP has raised its hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline Ltd. to top a friendly deal the company struck to be acquired by Pembina Pipeline Corp.
Rapper Drake and cannabis company Canopy Growth end pot partnership

Rapper Drake and cannabis company Canopy Growth end pot partnership

SMITHS FALLS, Ont. — Canopy Growth Corp. is no longer involved in a cannabis venture it was pursuing with rapper Drake. The Smiths Falls, Ont.
Netflix tells subscribers their monthly bills will include GST/HST on Canada Day

Netflix tells subscribers their monthly bills will include GST/HST on Canada Day

TORONTO — Netflix subscribers will be marking Canada Day with a federal tax on their monthly bills. The streaming giant told its Canadian customers this week that it will be adding GST or HST charges "due to a recent change in Canada's tax law.
Canadian vehicle sales increased 36% in May from a year earlier but down from 2019

Canadian vehicle sales increased 36% in May from a year earlier but down from 2019

TORONTO — Canadian auto sales disappointed in May despite increasing nearly 36 per cent from a year earlier when sales plunged due to lockdowns to address the COVID-19 pandemic.
Iran's largest warship catches fire, sinks in Gulf of Oman

Iran's largest warship catches fire, sinks in Gulf of Oman

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The largest warship in the Iranian navy caught fire and later sank Wednesday in the Gulf of Oman under unclear circumstances, the latest calamity to strike one of the country’s vessels in recent years amid tensions with the West.

Massive fire breaks out at oil refinery near Iran's capital

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A massive fire broke out Wednesday night at the oil refinery serving Iran's capital, sending thick plumes of black smoke over Tehran. It wasn't immediately clear if there were injuries.
Laurentian Bank reports $53.1M second-quarter profit, beats expectations

Laurentian Bank reports $53.1M second-quarter profit, beats expectations

MONTREAL — Laurentian Bank Financial Group beat expectations as it reported a second-quarter profit of $53.1 million, up from a profit of $8.9 million a year ago. The Montreal-based bank said Wednesday the profit amounted to $1.
Quebec Maple Syrup Producers have average season this year after record 2020

Quebec Maple Syrup Producers have average season this year after record 2020

LONGUEUIL, Que. — Quebec Maple Syrup Producers and the Conseil de l'industrie de l'érable say maple syrup production in Quebec fell this year after a record 2020.
Leibovitz photo fronts memoir by business leader Indra Nooyi

Leibovitz photo fronts memoir by business leader Indra Nooyi

NEW YORK (AP) — After decades of photographing rock stars, movie stars and heads of state, Annie Leibovitz has added a business leader to her portfolio: Former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi.