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Canadian airlines waiting for guidance from Ottawa over X gender option

Canadian airlines waiting for guidance from Ottawa over X gender option

Canada's largest airlines are awaiting details from the federal government before they follow their U.S. counterparts in allowing travellers to choose gender designations outside the traditional "male" and "female" check-in categories. Major U.S.
Sidewalk Toronto faces growing opposition, calls to cancel project

Sidewalk Toronto faces growing opposition, calls to cancel project

TORONTO — Plans for a high tech Toronto community led by an Alphabet Inc.-backed entity should be scrapped, say politicians and prominent Canadian business and technology leaders.
Muskrat Falls cost overruns obvious soon after megaproject got underway: audit

Muskrat Falls cost overruns obvious soon after megaproject got underway: audit

HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. — An audit has found executives overseeing the Muskrat Falls megaproject should have been aware that it would be almost impossible to meet cost and schedule targets.

Petroleum terminal expands to allow more oil trains

PORTLAND, Ore.
Competition Bureau approves Metro's transfer of 10 pharmacy interests in Quebec

Competition Bureau approves Metro's transfer of 10 pharmacy interests in Quebec

OTTAWA — The Competition Bureau says it's approved the transfer of Metro Inc.'s interests in 10 retail pharmacies in Quebec to two other companies.
Christopher Kane celebrates sensuality in London show

Christopher Kane celebrates sensuality in London show

LONDON — The final full day of London Fashion Week featured a stellar show by Christopher Kane, who embraced his favourite theme — sensuality.
Halifax microbrewery loses court bid to upend province's sales markup

Halifax microbrewery loses court bid to upend province's sales markup

HALIFAX — A Halifax microbrewery has taken on the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation over beer markup fees — and lost.

Huu-ay-aht First Nation says Steelhead LNG pulls out of Vancouver Island project

ANACLA, B.C. — A Vancouver Island First Nation says a Vancouver-based liquefied natural gas company has pulled out of a planned LNG development just months after it was announced as a major milestone.
'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook

'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook

LONDON — British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules to keep Facebook and other tech firms from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating data privacy and competition laws.
Sale of Connacher Oil & Gas to East River abandoned after Feb. 15 deadline passes

Sale of Connacher Oil & Gas to East River abandoned after Feb. 15 deadline passes

CALGARY — Connacher Oil and Gas Ltd. says it has abandoned a court-supervised sale of the company to East River Oil and Gas Ltd. after the buyer failed to make a required deposit payment by Feb. 15.