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Global energy transition could be a $61B opportunity for Alberta, new study finds

Global energy transition could be a $61B opportunity for Alberta, new study finds

CALGARY — The global energy transition could create 170,000 jobs in Alberta and contribute $61 billion to the province's GDP by 2050, according to a new study released Tuesday by provincial economic development groups.
Environmental assessment process underway for shuttered Nova Scotia pulp mill

Environmental assessment process underway for shuttered Nova Scotia pulp mill

HALIFAX — The environmental assessment process is officially underway for Northern Pulp's estimated $350-million plan to reopen its idled kraft pulp mill in Nova Scotia's Pictou County.
Montreal real estate prices soar 21% amid lower listings in Nov.: brokers group

Montreal real estate prices soar 21% amid lower listings in Nov.: brokers group

MONTREAL — The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers says November home sales and new listings fell in Montreal as prices soared by more than 20 per cent compared with a year ago.
Enbridge raising quarterly dividend, approves $1.1 billion in new capital projects

Enbridge raising quarterly dividend, approves $1.1 billion in new capital projects

CALGARY — Enbridge Inc. has raised its quarterly dividend as it announced the approval of $1.1 billion in new capital projects.
Statistics Canada says the merchandise trade surplus in October grew to $2.1B

Statistics Canada says the merchandise trade surplus in October grew to $2.1B

OTTAWA — Canada's merchandise trade surplus increased to $2.1 billion in October as exports of motor vehicles and parts and energy products rose higher, Statistics Canada said Tuesday. The result compared with a revised trade surplus of $1.
How to deal with shopping anxiety this holiday season

How to deal with shopping anxiety this holiday season

TORONTO — When November hit, Sabina Wex started feeling anxious about buying gifts for the impending holiday season.
US trade deficit narrows in October as exports rebound

US trade deficit narrows in October as exports rebound

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit narrowed to $67.1 billion in October, the lowest in six months, after hitting a record high in September. A big rebound in exports helped to offset a much smaller rise in imports. The October deficit was 17.
European drug regulator backs mixing COVID-19 vaccines

European drug regulator backs mixing COVID-19 vaccines

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The European Union drug regulator gave its backing Tuesday to mixing different types of vaccines in initial vaccination and booster campaigns to battle the coronavirus.
Onex fund signs deal to buy education software firm Tes Global, terms not disclosed

Onex fund signs deal to buy education software firm Tes Global, terms not disclosed

TORONTO — Onex Corp. says its Onex Partners V fund has signed a deal to buy education software company Tes Global from Providence Equity Partners LLC. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Toronto-based Onex Corp.
'Cheugy,' 'omicron' among 2021's most mispronounced words

'Cheugy,' 'omicron' among 2021's most mispronounced words

“Cheugy” is apparently a lot to chew on. Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Billie Eilish and Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce have something in common — broadcasters butcher their names.