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3 US-based economists win Nobel for research on wages, jobs

3 US-based economists win Nobel for research on wages, jobs

STOCKHOLM (AP) — A U.S.
More than 130 countries reach deal on corporate minimum tax

More than 130 countries reach deal on corporate minimum tax

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — More than 130 countries have agreed on sweeping changes to how big global companies are taxed, including a 15% minimum corporate rate designed to deter multinationals from stashing profits in low-tax countries.
Alan Horn, longtime film executive, to retire from Disney

Alan Horn, longtime film executive, to retire from Disney

NEW YORK (AP) — Alan Horn, the film executive who helped turn Walt Disney Studios into the most powerful movie studio in Hollywood and whose 50-year career has touched films from from “When Harry Met Sally..." to “The Dark Knight," is retiring.
Merck asks US FDA to authorize promising anti-COVID pill

Merck asks US FDA to authorize promising anti-COVID pill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Drugmaker Merck asked U.S. regulators Monday to authorize its pill for treating COVID-19 in what would add an entirely new and easy-to-use weapon to the world's arsenal against the pandemic.
Canadian auto production hit especially hard by semiconductor shortage

Canadian auto production hit especially hard by semiconductor shortage

TORONTO — To be an autoworker in Canada this year has meant living with a fair bit of uncertainty. “There’s no consistency," said Mark Sciberras, president of the Unifor local branch at Ford Motor Co.’s Oakville, Ont. operations.
Bing Crosby's heirs sell stake in estate to boost his work

Bing Crosby's heirs sell stake in estate to boost his work

NEW YORK (AP) — Harry Crosby was 19 when his father, Bing, died in 1977. But when he goes to a shopping mall or party in December, there's a strong chance he'll hear his dad's voice singing “White Christmas.
Venture fund aims to unleash the power of female capital in the agri-tech space

Venture fund aims to unleash the power of female capital in the agri-tech space

CALGARY — For proof that female entrepreneurs face unique challenges compared to their male counterparts, one need look no further than Katie Wilson.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: TSX closed: The Toronto Stock Exchange will be closed on Monday for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. U.S. markets will remain open. Aritzia earnings: Aritzia Inc.
California pipeline likely damaged up to a year before spill

California pipeline likely damaged up to a year before spill

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,416.31, up 0.1 point.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Up 81 cents, or 2.89 per cent, to $28.81 on 8.5 million shares.