Posts Tagged ‘Canada’

Canada plugs money laundering loopholes

The Financial Action Task Force in Canada said Thursday the multi-government group tasked with putting in place anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing practices in the country has plugged loopholes. View full post on Banking Stories

Global risks rising: Bank of Canada

The Bank of Canada warned Thursday that the risk of another global economic shock is rising and Canadians may not be prepared for it. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Balanced budget deadline may be delayed

Canada’s federal finance minister has signalled he could push back the timeline for eliminating the deficit. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Taseko mine concerns sent to RCMP

RCMP in Ottawa confirm that the Taseko Mines Ltd. issue has been referred to them. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Potash Corporation Plans Buyback Of $2 Billion Stock

AHN News Staff Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (AHN) – Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan announced Tuesday it will buy back $2 billion worth of its stocks from shareholders. The announcement followed Ottawa’s decision to reject a $40 billion takeover of Potash by Australian mining giant BHP Billiton. With the repurchase and cancellation of millions of common shares, […]

Pink Tartan opens flagship store

A prominent Canadian fashionista thinks the recession forced retailers to be more competitive, but she hopes the time is right for the launch of her flagship store in Toronto. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Ireland in debt crisis talks with EU

Officials of debt-burdened Ireland’s government are in talks with other European Union governments about how to handle its troubled finances, but denied they needed a bailout from an EU rescue fund. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Re-heated: Canadians Bash Bosh Anew Over Comments About Cable TV

AHN Sports Staff Toronto, ON, Canada (AHN) – Canadian sports fans hit former Toronto Raptors stalwart Chris Bosh anew this week, following the all-star forward’s comments regarding what he considers Canada’s inferior cable-TV lineup. Among other things, Bosh claimed he didn’t have access to all NBA games as he would in the states. Market Watch […]

U.S. Federal Reserve launches economic stimulus

The U.S. Federal Reserve has announced a widely expected move to stimulate the American economy. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Barrick Gold profit shines

Barrick Gold has reported record third quarter earnings, boosted by higher production and soaring gold prices. View full post on Canada Business Stories