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Innergex sees boost from cryptocurrency mining after Alterra takeover

LONGUEUIL, Que. — Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. says increasing demand from cryptocurrency mining is helping to boost demand at its recently acquired operations in Iceland.
Magna expects this year will build on record high sales, profit in 2017

Magna expects this year will build on record high sales, profit in 2017

AURORA, Ont. — Magna International Inc. is on track to grow its sales in 2018 but more slowly than last year, when it had record high annual and fourth-quarter sales, the Canadian auto parts maker said Thursday. Aurora, Ont.
Statistics Canada says retail sales fell 0.8 per cent in December

Statistics Canada says retail sales fell 0.8 per cent in December

OTTAWA — Canadian retail sales fell in December after the growing popularity of Black Friday sales in advance of the holiday season boosted results in November.
Rapid changes in remittance industry means a good time to shop around

Rapid changes in remittance industry means a good time to shop around

Liza Bautista has been sending money home to family in the Philippines for more than 20 years, using the same remittance company for much of the time.
Talk-show host sues PBS for breach of contract after firing

Talk-show host sues PBS for breach of contract after firing

WASHINGTON — Talk-show host Tavis Smiley is suing his former employer, the Public Broadcasting Service, for breach of contract after he was fired over sexual harassment allegations. The Washington Post reports that the lawsuit was filed Tuesday in D.

Hudbay Minerals Inc. swings to higher profits and revenue in latest quarter

TORONTO — Hudbay Minerals Inc. has reported that its profits and revenue rose in the latest quarter, as the miner saw an increase in cash flow due to higher realized copper and zinc prices.
Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

NEW DELHI — Donald Trump Jr.
Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve officials at their January meeting saw a brightening global economic picture and the effects of recently passed tax cuts raising the prospect for solid growth and continued interest rate increases.
Bell, Rogers and Quebecor win round in court battle with operator of TVAddons

Bell, Rogers and Quebecor win round in court battle with operator of TVAddons

OTTAWA — Bell, Rogers and Quebecor have won a round in their court battle with the operator of the TVAddons website — which they allege violates their commercial rights under the Copyright Act.
Bombardier's G7000 will help it regain top spot among business jet makers: CEO

Bombardier's G7000 will help it regain top spot among business jet makers: CEO

MONTREAL — Bombardier Inc. expects to regain top spot among global business jet manufacturers in the coming years after delivering the fewest aircraft in more than a decade last year.