GO
Loading...

Canada

More

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Nov 6 Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 8:01 PM ET

    FRANKFURT- Deutsche Bundesbank Board Member Andreas Dombret to give press conference at the Bundesbank in Frankfurt- 1200 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Vice-president Vitor Constancio and Supervisory Board Chair Daniele Nouy to hold a press conference on the results of the Comprehensive Assessment- 1030 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor Minouche Shafik...

  • OTTAWA, Oct 24- Canada's financial intelligence agency asked institutions to quickly report suspicious transactions in the wake of two deadly attacks this week and has received data "useful to our intelligence efforts," a spokesman said on Friday. The Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre was set up in 2000 to combat money-laundering and...

  • Canada loses bid to make Ford engines to Mexico Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 3:13 PM ET

    DETROIT— Canada has lost to Mexico in a bid to build engines for Ford Motor Co.. Canada wanted 1.5- liter and 1.6- liter engine production for the Ford Fiesta go to Ford's Windsor Engine or Essex Engine plants, which are both in Windsor, Ontario. Jake Enwright, a spokesman for Canadian Industry Minister James Moore, said Ford recently made an "unprecedented request"...

  • TORONTO, Oct 24- Ford Motor Co has rejected a pitch to make a new investment in its Windsor, Ontario, plants and decided to put the money in Mexico as the company originally planned, the head of Canada's main auto workers' union said on Friday. In a release, Unifor said the program would have created 1,000 new jobs in Windsor, one of Canada's auto manufacturing hubs,...

  • TORONTO, Oct 24- Ford Motor Co has rejected a proposal to invest in engine plants in Windsor, Ontario, and decided to put the money in Mexico as the automaker originally planned, the head of Canada's main auto workers' union said on Friday. Unifor President Jerry Dias told Reuters a "last-minute" effort was made to divert program to Canada, but failed.

  • CANADIAN UNION SAYS TOLD BY FORD MOTOR CO THAT POTENTIAL ENGINE PLANT INVESTMENT FOR WINDSOR, ONTARIO WILL INSTEAD GO TO MEXICO.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 24- The euro rallied on Friday ahead of an official report on the health of the euro zone's main banks as investors continued a trend of covering their short-positions leading to buying of the currency against the U.S. dollar. Bloomberg News first reported the results of the tests, which are due on Sunday. It just highlights that this is a risk that is not...

  • Nova Star sees surge in motor coach bookings Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 7:39 AM ET

    PORTLAND, Maine— The company that runs the Nova Star ferry between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia says it has already received advance bookings for 43 motor coaches in 2015.. Nova Star Cruises says it expects to book even more of the luxury buses for next season because company officials plan on attending several trade shows this fall.

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Nov 5 Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 8:01 PM ET

    MILAN, Italy- ECB Executive Board member Peter Praet speaks at the International Banking Conference "Structural changes in the banking sector" organized by Bocconi University- 0820 GMT. FRANKFURT- Deutsche Bundesbank Board Member Andreas Dombret to give press conference at the Bundesbank in Frankfurt- 1200 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor...

  • Canexus did not name the company, which signed a take-or-pay agreement in December 2013, and said the contract was cancelled after delays in connecting the crude-by-rail terminal to the Cold Lake pipeline system. "We are very disappointed that the delay in the tie-in of the Cold Lake pipeline system to the unit train facility triggered the termination right...

  • CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 23- Canada's energy regulator ruled on Thursday that Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP must be allowed access to a park in a Vancouver suburb in order to complete technical work for the planned C $5.4 billion expansion of its Trans Mountain oil pipeline. In its first order on record to a Canadian municipality, the National Energy Board said...

  • Oct 23- Hurricane Gonzalo caused between $200 million and $400 million in insured losses over the weekend on Bermuda, according to an estimate by AIR Worldwide, a Boston- based catastrophe modeling company. EQECAT, another modeling firm, estimated the insured losses at $300 million, according to a report on Monday by Insurance Journal, a trade publication.

  • CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 23- Cenovus Energy Inc, Canada's No. 2 independent oil producer, said on Thursday it is mulling the future of its royalty-generating freehold oil and gas properties in Western Canada after competitor Encana Corp raised billions through the sale of similar properties. The popularity of Encana's offering has spurred other producers,...

  • NJ Turnpike widening set to ease bottleneck Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    TRENTON, N.J.— One of New Jersey's most notorious traffic bottlenecks may soon disappear. A $2.3 billion project to widen the New Jersey Turnpike from six to 12 lanes between Interchange 6, in Burlington County, and Interchange 9, in New Brunswick, is nearly complete. Thomas Feeney, a turnpike authority spokesman, said the project came in more than $200 million...

  • Canadian Parliament honors Kevin Vickers     Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew share video of an emotional day at the Canadian Parliament where Sgt. at Arms Kevin Vickers is being honored after the shooting on Parliament Hill for killing the attacker.

  • Cramer: Ottawa story shocked people     Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 9:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides the latest details on Thursday's shooting in Ottawa. Caruso-Cabrera reports it's still not clear if there was more than one shooter. Jim Cramer provides insight.

  • *Third-quarter profit $0.38/ share vs est. Oct 23- Potash Corp of Saskatchewan cut the top end of its full-year earnings forecast range and the company reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit as income fell from its overseas investments. Potash Corp, the world's biggest fertilizer company by market value, said average realized price for potash fell 9...

  • Oct 23- Canadian oil and gas producer Husky Energy Inc reported an 11.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by a 10 percent increase in production. Canada's No.3 integrated oil company, controlled by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka- shing, said total production rose to 341,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, from 309,000 boepd...

  • Oct 23- Husky Energy Inc, Canada's No.3 integrated oil company, reported an 11.5 percent rise in third-quarter profit, helped by an increase in production. The company, controlled by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka- shing, said net income rose to C $571 million, for the quarter ended Sept. 30, from C $512 million a year earlier. The Calgary, Alberta- based company said total...

  • The company's investments in potash companies in Jordan, Israel and Chile accounted for 8 percent of its profit in the third quarter, down from 24 percent a year earlier. Potash Corp, the world's biggest fertilizer company by market value, narrowed its 2014 forecast profit to $1.75- $1.85 per share from $1.70- $1.90, citing a reduction in estimated income from...