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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,606.76, up 29.38 points) Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financial Services. Down 20 cents, or 1.01 per cent, to $19.56 on 14.
Dollarama workers call for resumption of pay raise amid the pandemic

Dollarama workers call for resumption of pay raise amid the pandemic

MONTREAL — Dollarama workers in Montreal are demanding higher wages and better working conditions after the retailer ended its temporary coronavirus pay boost earlier this month.
Major North American indexes up on possible COVID-19 vaccine news

Major North American indexes up on possible COVID-19 vaccine news

TORONTO — Major North American indexes advanced Thursday as news emerged about an upcoming COVID-19 vaccine trial.
Canadians trading, investing gold and silver after prices surge with COVID-19

Canadians trading, investing gold and silver after prices surge with COVID-19

TORONTO — Soaring gold and silver prices have lured Canadians to sell their unwanted jewelry or invest even more in the precious metals with the hope of even larger profits.
After a summer homebuying frenzy, real estate braces for autumn uncertainty

After a summer homebuying frenzy, real estate braces for autumn uncertainty

TORONTO — Canada's housing market shattered records in July despite the economic uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic — and with the usually busy fall real estate season drawing near, experts are divided about whether the boom will continue.
COVID-19 costs shrink Nova Scotia's surplus in fiscal 2019-20 to $2.3 million

COVID-19 costs shrink Nova Scotia's surplus in fiscal 2019-20 to $2.3 million

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's response in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic shrunk its surplus to $2.3 million for the fiscal year that ended March 31 — a figure $31.3 million smaller than initially projected in the 2019 budget.
RBC report says immigration slowdown due to COVID-19 threatens Canadian economy

RBC report says immigration slowdown due to COVID-19 threatens Canadian economy

TORONTO — A slowdown of immigration to Canada due to the COVID-19 pandemic threatens to derail a major source of economic and labour force growth, according to a report from the Royal Bank of Canada.

Feds and Ontario reach agreement with 3M to make N95 masks in Brockville, Ont.

TORONTO — The federal and Ontario governments have secured an agreement with 3M that will see it produce N95 masks at a Brockville, Ont., facility.
North Korea sets rare party meeting after economic shortfall

North Korea sets rare party meeting after economic shortfall

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — With unusual candour , North Korean leader Kim Jong Un admitted that U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,577.38, down 48.68 points) D-Box Technologies Inc. (TSX:DBO). Technology. Down nearly four cents, or 17.07 per cent, to $0.