Business

Audio clips from business, trade, and the economy.


2013-10-09 | Beef-Recall-Lawsuit

An Edmonton judge approved a class-action lawsuit against Alberta company XL Foods over E. coli tainted beef that forced the...


2013-10-08 | Obit-Paul-Desmarais

Power Corp. founder Paul Desmarais, one of Canada's most influential business tycoons and a staunch federalist, died at the age...


2013-09-23 | BIZ-BlackBerry-Stock

On September 20th, smartphone maker BlackBerry announced a 40 per cent cut in its workforce, or 45-hundred jobs, as phone...


2013-08-31 | Unifor-Founding-Convention

The Canadian Auto Workers union and the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada formally merged into Unifor, Canada's largest...


2013-08-31 | Unifor-Founding-Convention

The Canadian Auto Workers union and the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada formally merged into Unifor, Canada's largest...


2013-08-08 | CAW-CEP-Lewenza

Canadian Auto Workers president Ken Lewenza and Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union president Dave Coles, the heads of two of...


2013-08-08 | CAW-CEP-Lewenza

Canadian Auto Workers president Ken Lewenza and Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union president Dave Coles, the heads of two of...


2013-07-15 | BIZ-Loblaw-Shoppers-Purchase

Loblaw announced a friendly deal to buy Shoppers Drug Mart for 12.4-billion dollars in cash and stock, combining Canada's largest...


2013-04-11 | RBC-Workers

Royal Bank's chief executive Gord Nixon issued a public apology following a backlash after Canadian information technology workers at the...


2013-03-05 | Target-Canada

US discount giant Target opened its doors to customers in Canada for the first time, in three communities west of...