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Garneau calls for flight simulators before Max 8s can return to Canadian skies

Garneau calls for flight simulators before Max 8s can return to Canadian skies

MONTREAL — Transport Minister Marc Garneau says airlines hoping to fly the Boeing 737 Max 8 in Canadian airspace must first train their pilots using a flight simulator. The call goes further than recommendations from U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,544.24, up 42.04 points ). Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G). Materials. Down 33 cents, or 2.16 per cent, to $14.92 on 87.9 million shares.
Oil and gas sector applauds pro-business government as pipelines remain in limbo

Oil and gas sector applauds pro-business government as pipelines remain in limbo

CALGARY — Alberta's oilpatch is celebrating the election of a pro-business government, despite analyst observations that premier-designate Jason Kenney may not be able to do much about getting new oil export pipelines built.
Ben Affleck, Susan Sarandon, other stars donate to 2020 Dems

Ben Affleck, Susan Sarandon, other stars donate to 2020 Dems

WASHINGTON — From Ben Affleck and Susan Sarandon to Anna Wintour and Willie Nelson, celebrities lined up to give money — and a dash of star power — to their favourite Democratic presidential candidates ahead of this week's first quarter fundraising d
More Jason Bourne adventures heading to bookstores

More Jason Bourne adventures heading to bookstores

NEW YORK — Two of Robert Ludlum's blockbuster creations, the maverick-spy Jason Bourne and the top secret Treadstone program, will soon be at work again Putnam announced Wednesday that it had a four-book deal with the late author's estate for two thr
TREB secures permanent injunction against Mongohouse using its data

TREB secures permanent injunction against Mongohouse using its data

TORONTO — The Toronto Real Estate Board says it has secured a permanent injunction to stop the now-defunct property listing site Mongohouse from sharing its real estate data.
CRTC holds hearing into dispute between Quebecor and Bell over TVA Sports signal

CRTC holds hearing into dispute between Quebecor and Bell over TVA Sports signal

GATINEAU, Que. — The head of Quebecor Inc. questioned the power of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission in its quarrel with Bell and tried to blame the regulator for a potential termination of TVA Sports.
Metro Inc. reports second-quarter profit and sales up from a year ago

Metro Inc. reports second-quarter profit and sales up from a year ago

Metro Inc. reported strong food sales amid higher prices for fresh fruit and vegetables in its most recent quarter, though the company expects produce costs to moderate close to summer.
India's Jet Airways suspending operations, no money to fly

India's Jet Airways suspending operations, no money to fly

NEW DELHI — Jet Airways, once India's largest airline, announced on Wednesday that it is suspending all operations after failing to raise enough money to run its services.
February cannabis sales tepid as inventory stockpile grows: Health Canada

February cannabis sales tepid as inventory stockpile grows: Health Canada

Sales of cannabis products in February fell by nearly nine per cent from the previous month, due to fewer days, as average daily sales stayed relatively flat, according to the latest statistics from Health Canada.
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