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Samsung says it will build $17B chip factory in Texas

Samsung says it will build $17B chip factory in Texas

Samsung said it plans to build a $17 billion semiconductor factory outside of Austin, Texas, amid a global shortage of chips used in phones, cars and other electronic devices.
Five million viewers see Carlson's Rittenhouse chat

Five million viewers see Carlson's Rittenhouse chat

NEW YORK (AP) — Tucker Carlson reached 5.05 million viewers for his Kyle Rittenhouse interview on Monday , the Fox News Channel opinion host's largest audience since the night of the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.
'Queens' hopes to earn the TV respect meant for royalty

'Queens' hopes to earn the TV respect meant for royalty

NEW YORK (AP) — When Naturi Naughton read the script for ABC’s new music-inspired drama “Queens,” a feeling of déjà vu rushed through her. “It’s definitely a little eerie to me. When I read the script, I was like, ’Oh, this is what I lived though.
Justin Bieber's hit 'Peaches' helps pop star lead crop of Canadian Grammy nominees

Justin Bieber's hit 'Peaches' helps pop star lead crop of Canadian Grammy nominees

Fuelled by his megahit "Peaches," Justin Bieber leads an eclectic crop of Canadian Grammy contenders with eight nominations announced Tuesday, as the Weeknd nabbed an unexpected three nods less than a year after swearing off music's biggest night.
New report recommends Canada form government-led consortium of semiconductor buyers

New report recommends Canada form government-led consortium of semiconductor buyers

TORONTO — A new report from Canada's Semiconductor Council says the country should form a government-led consortium of chip buyers by 2025 to overcome a global shortage crippling manufacturers and prevent further troubles.
Alimentation Couche-Tard boosts dividend even as profits slip in latest quarter

Alimentation Couche-Tard boosts dividend even as profits slip in latest quarter

LAVAL, Que. — Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. is boosting its quarterly dividend by nearly 26 per cent even as its net earnings decreased in its latest quarter despite higher revenues.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,453.77, up 33 points.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Up 91 cents, or 2.84 per cent, to $33 on 24 million shares.
Laurentian Bank cutting office space in half as part of strategic review

Laurentian Bank cutting office space in half as part of strategic review

MONTREAL — Laurentian Bank of Canada is cutting in half its office space in downtown Montreal, Toronto and Burlington, Ont., as part of its strategic plan that it will unveil in a couple of weeks.
Half of Canadians with health needs faced hurdles to care, pandemic survey suggests

Half of Canadians with health needs faced hurdles to care, pandemic survey suggests

About half of Canadians in need of health care had difficulty accessing services during the first year of the COVID-19 crisis, a new report by Statistics Canada suggests, and one expert warns such disruptions could pose serious medical problems down
S&P/TSX composite rebounds from four-day skid as energy climbs on higher crude prices

S&P/TSX composite rebounds from four-day skid as energy climbs on higher crude prices

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index snapped a four-day losing streak as financials rose on higher bond yields and increasing crude oil prices lifted the energy sector.