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WestJet CEO says Boeing 737 Max grounding a 'substantial loss' ahead of buyout

WestJet CEO says Boeing 737 Max grounding a 'substantial loss' ahead of buyout

CALGARY — WestJet chief executive Ed Sims says the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max is having a "substantial negative impact" on the airline, even as the company reported robust earnings in its first full quarter without the fuel-efficient jetliner an
Tahltan First Nation buys into $2.5 billion hydro project in British Columbia

Tahltan First Nation buys into $2.5 billion hydro project in British Columbia

VANCOUVER — The Tahltan First Nation says it has signed a $124.3 million deal to buy into a trio of hydro projects in its territory in what it says is British Columbia's largest-ever renewable investment by a First Nation.
Johnson presses EU to give way amid no-deal Brexit warnings

Johnson presses EU to give way amid no-deal Brexit warnings

LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushed Britain closer to a no-deal exit from the European Union on Monday, insisting he will not hold Brexit talks with EU leaders unless the bloc lifts its refusal to reopen the existing divorce deal.
Legal challenge to passenger rights bill should be dismissed: Attorney general

Legal challenge to passenger rights bill should be dismissed: Attorney general

OTTAWA — A legal challenge to Canada's new passenger bill of rights from a group of airlines is "ill-founded" and should be dismissed, according to the country's attorney general.
Appeal of NEB pipeline jurisdiction decision 'highly probable': B.C. activist

Appeal of NEB pipeline jurisdiction decision 'highly probable': B.C. activist

CALGARY — B.C.

Survey finds advice gap widest for investors with $50K or less: OSC

TORONTO — A research study done for the Ontario Securities Commission says investors with small- and mid-sized portfolios may be receiving insufficient information about financial planning from their advisers.
Kijiji Canada cuts ticket option from site as digital issues prove challenging

Kijiji Canada cuts ticket option from site as digital issues prove challenging

TORONTO — Kijiji Canada is removing the option to sell event tickets on its platform due to authentication and other challenges encountered in the shift to digital from physical tickets. The online buy and sell site, owned by eBay Inc.
'Lion King' reigns above box office for second week

'Lion King' reigns above box office for second week

LOS ANGELES — "The Lion King" rode its circle of life into a second weekend atop the box office and "Once Upon A Time ... In Hollywood," while not quite doing fairytale numbers, gave director Quentin Tarantino his biggest opening ever.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Air Canada earnings Air Canada executives will discuss second-quarter financial results on Tuesday.
Canadian clean-tech firm claims its oil ‘magnet’ is best at spill response

Canadian clean-tech firm claims its oil ‘magnet’ is best at spill response

The product attracts hydrocarbons, acting more like a magnet than a sponge