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Government revises 4th quarter GDP up slightly to 4.3%

Government revises 4th quarter GDP up slightly to 4.3%

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 4.
Nova Scotia Liberals to table first deficit budget in six years because of COVID-19

Nova Scotia Liberals to table first deficit budget in six years because of COVID-19

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's budget is to be tabled Thursday and will include a plan to bring the province back to fiscal balance within four years, according to a government source.
CEO says Harry hire is a natural fit, not a publicity stunt

CEO says Harry hire is a natural fit, not a publicity stunt

SAN FRANCISCO — The CEO of BetterUp Inc.
Toronto airport loses $383 million in 2020 as passenger numbers plunge due to COVID

Toronto airport loses $383 million in 2020 as passenger numbers plunge due to COVID

TORONTO — Canada's largest airport lost $383 million last year as the number of passengers plunged nearly 74 per cent from 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Greater Toronto Airports Authority says its net loss compared with a $139.

Donald Sobey, son of grocery store founder, remembered for leadership, philanthropy

STELLARTON, N.S. — Donald Sobey, former president and chairman of Empire Company Ltd. and the son of the Sobeys grocery store founder, has died. He was 86 years old.

Amazon Prime Video to stream 21 Yankees games

NEW YORK — Amazon Prime Video will stream 21 Yankees games to members in New York’s broadcast market for the first season, a slate that starts with an April 18 matchup against Tampa Bay.
Massive cargo ship becomes wedged, blocks Egypt's Suez Canal

Massive cargo ship becomes wedged, blocks Egypt's Suez Canal

ISMAILIA, Egypt — A skyscraper-sized container ship has become wedged across Egypt's Suez Canal and blocked all traffic in the vital waterway, officials said Wednesday, threatening to disrupt a global shipping system already strained by the coronavir
Ontario pledges billions in pandemic recovery spending, faces years of deep deficits

Ontario pledges billions in pandemic recovery spending, faces years of deep deficits

TORONTO — Ontario has laid out a $186-billion spending plan the government says will fight COVID-19, help small businesses and support families.

Ontario Securities Commission CEO Vingoe has term extended by the province

TORONTO — The Ontario Ministry of Finance is extending the term of Ontario Securities Commission chair and chief executive Grant Vingoe, who began the role on April 15, 2020.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (18,628.29, down 41.51 points.) TC Energy Corp. (TSX:TRP). Energy. Up $1.56, or 2.73 per cent, to $58.72 on 12.9 million shares.
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