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North American markets down despite lifting of steel and aluminum tariffs

North American markets down despite lifting of steel and aluminum tariffs

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved lower Friday despite the announced lifting of steel and aluminum tariffs by the United States and Canada.
Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

WASHINGTON — Bogged down in a sprawling trade dispute with U.S.
CAE shares surge to all-time high after posting strong cap to a great year

CAE shares surge to all-time high after posting strong cap to a great year

CAE Inc. shares hit an all-time high Friday after the flight training and simulator company beat expectations as it reported a 49 per cent boost in fourth-quarter profits and big increase in revenues compared with a year ago.
Air Canada's $520M bid for Transat unlikely to harm travellers, observers say

Air Canada's $520M bid for Transat unlikely to harm travellers, observers say

Consumers will likely see little change in their travel choices or ticket prices if Air Canada buys Transat AT Inc., industry observers said Friday.
Fiat Chrysler recall: vans can stall, lose power steering

Fiat Chrysler recall: vans can stall, lose power steering

DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler is recalling over 208,000 minivans in North America because they could lose power-assisted steering or engines can stall. The recall covers certain Chrysler Pacifica minivans from the 2017 through 2019 model years.
Trade war, heavy rains weigh on Deere & Co.

Trade war, heavy rains weigh on Deere & Co.

Deere cut its profit and sales expectations for the year as a trade war between the U.S. and China escalates and farmers try to recover from a planting season besieged by heavy rains.
United Airlines to lay off 100 in Houston, outsource jobs

United Airlines to lay off 100 in Houston, outsource jobs

HOUSTON — United Airlines says it will cut about 100 accounting jobs in Houston in July and shift the work to a contractor. The airline reported the layoffs in a letter this week to the Texas Workforce Commission.
Owner of large, open-pit mines in Nova Scotia, sold to Australian firm

Owner of large, open-pit mines in Nova Scotia, sold to Australian firm

HALIFAX — A large, open-pit gold operation located in the historic Nova Scotia mining district of Moose River has been sold to an Australian firm. A news release issued earlier this week says St Barbara mining has acquired Atlantic Gold Corp.
IIROC gains ability to enforce fines in Saskatchewan through the courts

IIROC gains ability to enforce fines in Saskatchewan through the courts

REGINA — The Saskatchewan government has passed legislation that gives the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada the ability enforce its fines through the courts.
SNC cancels sale of 407 stake to OMERS as existing partners battle over stake

SNC cancels sale of 407 stake to OMERS as existing partners battle over stake

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. has cancelled the sale of part of its stake in 407 International Inc. to the OMERS pension plan but will sell the stake to one or both of the other owners of the Ontario toll highway.