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Restaurant Brands plans to bring Popeyes to China with partner TFI TAB Food

Restaurant Brands plans to bring Popeyes to China with partner TFI TAB Food

TORONTO — Restaurant Brands International Inc. says it has an agreement to develop and open more than 1,500 Popeyes restaurants in China over the next 10 years.
Deal sealed on federal budget ensures no shutdown, default

Deal sealed on federal budget ensures no shutdown, default

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and congressional leaders have announced a critical debt and budget agreement that's an against-the-odds victory for Washington pragmatists seeking to avoid political and economic tumult over the possibility of a g
Catalyst opposes HBC privatization bid, seeks to buy nearly 15M shares

Catalyst opposes HBC privatization bid, seeks to buy nearly 15M shares

TORONTO — Investment firm Catalyst Capital Group Inc. wants to buy nearly 15 million Hudson's Bay Co. shares in an effort to oppose a proposal to privatize the retailer.

SaskTel workers vote in favour of potential strike action over contracts

REGINA — Unifor says workers at SaskTel have voted in favour of potential strike action as contract negotiations with the crown corporation continue.
Equifax to pay up to $700M in data breach settlement

Equifax to pay up to $700M in data breach settlement

NEW YORK — Equifax will pay at least $700 million — and potentially much more — to settle lawsuits over a 2017 data breach that exposed the Social Security numbers and similar sensitive information of roughly half of the U.S. population.
GFL Environmental Inc. seeks initial public offering on Toronto Stock Exchange

GFL Environmental Inc. seeks initial public offering on Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — GFL Environmental Holdings Inc. has filed for an initial public offering in Canada and also plans to go public in the U.S. The Vaughan, Ont.
CannTrust files response to Health Canada, names special committee members

CannTrust files response to Health Canada, names special committee members

TORONTO — The fate of CannTrust Holdings Inc. is in Health Canada's hands after the cannabis company formally responded to the regulator's finding that it was growing pot illegally at its Ontario greenhouse.
Markets up slightly ahead of US GDP data, European central bank meeting

Markets up slightly ahead of US GDP data, European central bank meeting

TORONTO — Major North American markets made small gains Monday while awaiting a slew of global news later this week. The S&P/TSX composite index gained 32.94 points to close at 16,518.88. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average advanced 17.
SNC-Lavalin charts new course, aims to shift away from construction and oil

SNC-Lavalin charts new course, aims to shift away from construction and oil

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is slashing its profit forecast for the third time this year as the company's new CEO veers away from construction and oil projects to double down on engineering.

Cleanup crews on site after Baytex Energy pipeline leak in northeastern Alberta

CALGARY — Cleanup crews are on site in northeastern Alberta after an estimated 100,000 litres of salty produced water leaked from a pipeline operated by Baytex Energy Corp. The Alberta Energy Regulator says the leak was reported last Wednesday.