Saturday, October 23, 2021

Supply shortage woes have Halloween retailers scrambling for stock

October 20, 2021 11:51 am In a typical year Geoff Waszek makes his Halloween orders in January, and the shipments arrive at his Toronto costume shop in September. But being wary...

Annual inflation rate hits 4.4 per cent in September, Statistics Canada says

October 20, 2021 8:06 am OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says the annual pace of inflation picked up in September to reach its highest level since February 2003. The agency says its...

RBC report says $2 trillion needed to reach 2050 target of net-zero economy

October 20, 2021 7:36 am OTTAWA — A new report says the country will need roughly $2 trillion to put the economy on a path to net-zero emissions in 30...

S&P/TSX composite moves further into record territory despite energy pullback

October 18, 2021 4:06 pm TORONTO — Canada's main stock market moved further into record territory despite a relatively quiet day marked by a pullback in the key energy sector. The...

Businesses see higher inflation, wages and job changes, Bank of Canada reports

October 18, 2021 11:01 am OTTAWA — Consumers and businesses expect increases in the cost of living to stay hot over the next year, the Bank of Canada says as...

CDC says people with mixed-dose COVID-19 vaccinations will be eligible to enter U.S.

October 15, 2021 6:41 pm WASHINGTON — It's the news nearly four million Canadians have been waiting to hear: people who received doses of two different COVID-19 vaccines will qualify...

NewsAlert: CDC says people with mixed-dose COVID-19 vaccines eligible to enter U.S.

October 15, 2021 6:01 pm WASHINGTON — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says people who received doses of two or more different COVID-19 vaccines will be considered eligible...

S&P/TSX composite hits record high in best week since March as oil tops US$82...

October 15, 2021 3:56 pm TORONTO — Canada's main stock index reached record highs on a broad rally led by the strength of the financial and energy sectors as the...

CREA reports September home sales post first month-over-month increase since March

October 15, 2021 10:06 am The Canadian Real Estate Association says September home sales edged up on a month-over-month basis for the first time since March.  The association said Friday that...

White House says U.S. land borders to reopen to vaccinated travellers Nov. 8

October 15, 2021 9:11 am WASHINGTON — The U.S. will announce today that it will reopen its land borders to vaccinated non-essential visitors on Nov. 8, a White House official...

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Matsuyama has 1-stroke, 3rd-round lead at Zozo Championship

October 23, 2021 2:16 am CHIBA, Japan (AP) — Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama held on to a one-stroke lead at the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship...

Bangladesh to share ‘climate prosperity plan’ at COP26

October 23, 2021 2:01 am NEW DELHI (AP) — Bangladesh plans to present its “climate prosperity plan” aimed at mitigating the effects of global warming...

Major oil producer Saudi Arabia announces net-zero by 2060

October 23, 2021 2:01 am DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — One of the world's largest oil producers, Saudi Arabia, announced Saturday it aims to...