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You can pay your property taxes with Bitcoin in certain places (if you want to)

You can pay your property taxes with Bitcoin in certain places (if you want to)

Residents in a handful of Canadian municipalities have a new, if risky, payment option for property taxes.
Outspoken Imperial Oil CEO Rich Kruger stepping down later this year

Outspoken Imperial Oil CEO Rich Kruger stepping down later this year

CALGARY — One of the oilpatch's most outspoken critics of Canadian federal and provincial energy policy is retiring at the end of this year. Imperial Oil Ltd.
Jailed tycoon, professor in Tunisian presidential runoff

Jailed tycoon, professor in Tunisian presidential runoff

TUNIS, Tunisia — Jailed media magnate Nabil Karoui and independent law professor Kais Saied without a party are advancing to the runoff in Tunisia's presidential elections, the electoral authority announced Tuesday.
NBC's 'Peacock' to join the streaming fray in April

NBC's 'Peacock' to join the streaming fray in April

NEW YORK — Comcast's NBCUniversal said Tuesday that its upcoming streaming service will be called Peacock, in an homage to NBC's logo.

Canadian e-commerce company Shopify updates platform for CBD sellers in U.S.

NEW YORK — Shopify Inc. says its e-commerce and retail platform has been given new features to help U.S. merchants sell hemp and hemp-derived cannabidiol products where permitted by law. The announcement follows last year's passage of U.S.
Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales fell 1.3 per cent in July

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales fell 1.3 per cent in July

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 1.3 per cent to $57.2 billion in July as sales in the primary metal and motor vehicle industries moved lower. The agency says sales were down in 11 industries in July, representing 66.
Unifor president says GM could face strike in Canada if trust is not restored

Unifor president says GM could face strike in Canada if trust is not restored

TORONTO — The massive employee strike that hit General Motors in the U.S. on Monday could migrate to Canada next year if trust is not restored, said Unifor president Jerry Dias. "Canadian workers and American autoworkers feel the exact same way.
GM walkout brings factories and warehouses to a standstill

GM walkout brings factories and warehouses to a standstill

DETROIT — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike Monday against General Motors, bringing more than 50 factories and parts warehouses to a standstill in the union's first walkout against the No. 1 U.S.
Yada yada yada: Netflix to air 'Seinfeld' starting in 2021

Yada yada yada: Netflix to air 'Seinfeld' starting in 2021

LOS GATOS, Calif. — Move aside, "Friends" and "The Office." Netflix now has a new gem — a show about nothing.
TSX hits record high close as energy sector climbs after Saudi Arabia attack

TSX hits record high close as energy sector climbs after Saudi Arabia attack

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index reached a record high to start the week Monday boosted by a nearly 10 per cent lift in the energy sector following a weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. The S&P/TSX composite index rose 68.