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Rogers Communications Inc. told a House of Commons committee that home internet usage is up more than 50 per cent, in a May 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Rogers Communications Inc. told a House of Commons committee that home internet usage is up more than 50 per cent, in a May 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
A group of women sits at a picnic table on the White Rock promenade during the May 9-10 weekend. Blue fencing was erected in early April as the waterfront walkway was closed to the public to help enforce physical distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
A group of women sits at a picnic table on the White Rock promenade during the May 9-10 weekend. Blue fencing was erected in early April as the waterfront walkway was closed to the public to help enforce physical distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
Sales fell in 17 of 21 industries, led by the transportation equipment and petroleum and coal product industries, in a May 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Sales fell in 17 of 21 industries, led by the transportation equipment and petroleum and coal product industries, in a May 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
North American stock markets pummelled by gloomy Fed economic warning

North American stock markets pummelled by gloomy Fed economic warning

North American stock markets pummelled by gloomy Fed economic warning

North American stock markets pummelled by gloomy Fed economic warning
Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault says he is looking at how other countries are trying to get companies such as Facebook and Google to pay for the copyrighted content, in a May 12, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Ottawa examining new, existing tools to get web giants to pay up: Guilbeault

Global decline in ad dollars due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault says he is looking at how other countries are trying to get companies such as Facebook and Google to pay for the copyrighted content, in a May 12, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Army & Navy closes stores after 101 years in business, cites COVID-19

Army & Navy closes stores after 101 years in business, cites COVID-19

Feds pledge COVID-19 financing help for the country’s biggest companies

Feds pledge COVID-19 financing help for the country’s biggest companies

Feds pledge COVID-19 financing help for the country’s biggest companies

Feds pledge COVID-19 financing help for the country’s biggest companies
Countries face the delicate balance of trying to restart their battered economies without causing a second wave of coronavirus infections, in a May 11, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Restart or re-stop? Countries reopen amid second-wave fears

Shanghai Disneyland reopens to visitors

  • May 11, 2020
Countries face the delicate balance of trying to restart their battered economies without causing a second wave of coronavirus infections, in a May 11, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Toronto stock market moves higher to start week as Shopify surges

Toronto stock market moves higher to start week as Shopify surges

Toronto stock market moves higher to start week as Shopify surges

Toronto stock market moves higher to start week as Shopify surges
North American stock markets climb to end the week despite dismal jobs numbers

North American stock markets climb to end the week despite dismal jobs numbers

North American stock markets climb to end the week despite dismal jobs numbers

North American stock markets climb to end the week despite dismal jobs numbers
Recipe Unlimited temporarily suspends dividend payments for 2020 amid COVID-19

Recipe Unlimited temporarily suspends dividend payments for 2020 amid COVID-19

Recipe Unlimited temporarily suspends dividend payments for 2020 amid COVID-19

Recipe Unlimited temporarily suspends dividend payments for 2020 amid COVID-19
Ex-Syncrude partner Murphy Oil closing Calgary office to cut costs

Ex-Syncrude partner Murphy Oil closing Calgary office to cut costs

Ex-Syncrude partner Murphy Oil closing Calgary office to cut costs

Ex-Syncrude partner Murphy Oil closing Calgary office to cut costs
Enbridge Inc. reported a first-quarter loss of over one billion, in a May 7, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Enbridge Inc. reported a first-quarter loss of over one billion, in a May 7, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Ottawa headquarters of Canadian e-commerce company Shopify are pictured on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The Ottawa headquarters of Canadian e-commerce company Shopify are pictured on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
George Weston Ltd. showed a profit in its latest quarter, in a May 5, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

George Weston Ltd. reports Q1 profit compared with loss a year ago

Company includes large stakes in Loblaw Companies Ltd.

George Weston Ltd. showed a profit in its latest quarter, in a May 5, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
The federal government is set to announce financial support for farmers hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, in a May 5, 2020 story. (Pixabay file photo)
The federal government is set to announce financial support for farmers hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, in a May 5, 2020 story. (Pixabay file photo)
The Expert Podcast with host Todd Vaughan

PODCAST: COVID-19 impact on Lacombe business

The Expert welcomes business representatives from the community

The Expert Podcast with host Todd Vaughan
TC Energy Corp., which is constructing the Keystone XL pipeline project, reported first-quarter profit of $1.15 billion, in a May 1, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
TC Energy Corp., which is constructing the Keystone XL pipeline project, reported first-quarter profit of $1.15 billion, in a May 1, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Loblaw Companies Ltd. sees increase in profits in first-quarter, in an April 29, 2020 story. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Loblaw Companies Ltd. sees increase in profits in first-quarter, in an April 29, 2020 story. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. says expenses associated with the COVID-19 pandemic will increase costs in the second quarter, in an April 29, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. says expenses associated with the COVID-19 pandemic will increase costs in the second quarter, in an April 29, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)