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Research is key for buyers to avoid preconstruction condo cancellations: experts

Research is key for buyers to avoid preconstruction condo cancellations: experts

For many prospective homebuyers who want something brand new or need more time to save money, preconstruction condominiums present a tempting opportunity.
Supreme Cannabis Company acquires Blissco in all-stock deal valued at $48M

Supreme Cannabis Company acquires Blissco in all-stock deal valued at $48M

TORONTO — The Supreme Cannabis Company Inc. has signed a deal to acquire Blissco Cannabis Corp. in an all-stock deal it valued at $48 million. Under the agreement, each Blissco Share will be exchanged for 0.24 of a common share of Supreme Cannabis.
Statistics Canada reports Manufacturing sales up 2.1 per cent in March

Statistics Canada reports Manufacturing sales up 2.1 per cent in March

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales increased 2.1 per cent to $58.0 billion in March, boosted by the transportation equipment, petroleum and coal product, and primary metal industries. Economists had expected a 1.
Huawei hit by US export controls, potential import ban

Huawei hit by US export controls, potential import ban

In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive order Wednesday apparently aimed at banning its equipment from U.S. networks and said it was subjecting the Chinese company to strict export controls.
Officials: PG&E equipment sparked deadly California wildfire

Officials: PG&E equipment sparked deadly California wildfire

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. power lines sparked a Northern California blaze that killed 85 people last year, making it the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century, state fire officials said Wednesday.
Woodstock 50 plans roll on; court nixes cancellation bid

Woodstock 50 plans roll on; court nixes cancellation bid

NEW YORK — The Woodstock 50 festival is back on after a court rebuffed an ex-investor's effort to cancel the anniversary extravaganza — but organizers will have to do without some $18 million, at least for now.
Falco, Perrette, Chuck Lorre sitcom set for new CBS season

Falco, Perrette, Chuck Lorre sitcom set for new CBS season

NEW YORK — Broadcaster CBS is pushing the boundaries — gently — next season, as it and other networks navigate the rise of streaming.
North American stocks close higher, loonie climbs after inflation figures released

North American stocks close higher, loonie climbs after inflation figures released

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index closed higher Wednesday along with U.S. markets, led by gains in the tech sector. The market gains came as the hit from heightened trade tensions between the U.S.

Atco wins $70M contract to house workers cleaning up after Paradise wildfire

CALGARY — A second Canadian company is going to Paradise to help rebuild the community nearly destroyed by last November's devastating northern California wildfires. Calgary-based Atco Ltd.

Keyera stock rises after it green-lights $1.3-billion Alberta liquids pipeline

CALGARY — Shares in Keyera Corp. rose by as much as nine per cent after it announced it will proceed with a long-anticipated $1.3-billion pipeline to bring natural gas liquids from northwestern Alberta to market.