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Saskatchewan to open trade offices as way to increase trade, increase population

Saskatchewan to open trade offices as way to increase trade, increase population

SASKATOON — The Saskatchewan government says it will open trade offices in Japan, India and Singapore and is enlisting the help of former prime minister Stephen Harper.
Lion King and Spider-Man help boost quarterly results at Cineplex

Lion King and Spider-Man help boost quarterly results at Cineplex

Cineplex Inc. shares rose about five per cent after the company reported record high revenue for its third quarter and outperformed analyst expectations, helped by a strong film slate including "The Lion King" and "Spider-Man: Far From Home.

Automaker Daimler to save $1.54B by cutting manager posts

BERLIN — German automaker Daimler says it plans to slash costs 1.4 billion euros ($1.54 billion) by cutting every tenth managerial position and other austerity measures.
Walmart offers holiday cheer as traditional peers struggle

Walmart offers holiday cheer as traditional peers struggle

NEW YORK — Walmart is offering some holiday cheer heading into the crucial Christmas shopping season even as many of its traditional peers struggle.
Freshii reports US$415,000 Q3 loss compared with US$446,000 loss a year ago

Freshii reports US$415,000 Q3 loss compared with US$446,000 loss a year ago

Freshii Inc. continued to see traffic to its health-food eateries fall during its most recent quarter, but believes upcoming initiatives including a loyalty program can win over consumers. Same-store sales, a key retail metric, fell 3.
IIROC requires mandatory reporting of cybersecurity incidents at firms

IIROC requires mandatory reporting of cybersecurity incidents at firms

TORONTO — The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada is now requiring the mandatory reporting of any cybersecurity incidents that occur at the investment firms it regulates.
Premier vows to fight for oilpatch as drillers forecast almost no growth in 2020

Premier vows to fight for oilpatch as drillers forecast almost no growth in 2020

CALGARY — Premier Jason Kenney vowed Wednesday to keep fighting for Alberta's slumping oil and gas sector as the industry unveiled another disappointing drilling forecast and criticism surfaced from an unlikely source, the Swedish central bank.

Chorus Aviation reports $24.2M third-quarter profit, revenue up from year ago

HALIFAX — Chorus Aviation Inc. reported a profit of $24.2 million in its latest quarter as revenue increased 2.8 per cent compared with a year ago.
Looking for the cheap seats: 8 ways to get a deal on concert tickets

Looking for the cheap seats: 8 ways to get a deal on concert tickets

TORONTO — Anyone who's been to a concert recently is well aware that there's no such thing as cheap seats anymore.
Saskatchewan plans to open new trade offices as part of plan to grow province

Saskatchewan plans to open new trade offices as part of plan to grow province

SASKATOON — The Saskatchewan government is announcing plans to open trade offices in Japan, India and Singapore. The province hopes doing so will strengthen trade relationships and increase the shipment of exports.