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Uncertainty of NAFTA talks affecting quarter of Canadian exporters: EDC

Uncertainty of NAFTA talks affecting quarter of Canadian exporters: EDC

OTTAWA — Export Development Canada says nearly one-quarter of Canadian exporters surveyed for the agency said the on-going NAFTA renegotiation is having a negative impact on their Canadian operations.

Russia to resume flights to Egypt, halted after 2015 bombing

MOSCOW — Russia is to resume flights between Moscow and the Egyptian capital of Cairo in February after more than a two-year hiatus, Russian transportation minister said on Friday.
CSX Corp. says president/CEO Hunter Harrison on medical leave

CSX Corp. says president/CEO Hunter Harrison on medical leave

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Florida-based railroad CSX Corp. says president and CEO Hunter Harrison is on medical leave due to what it calls "unexpected complications from a recent illness." The company did not disclose the nature of that illness.
As Disney swallows Fox, a new era dawns for Hollywood

As Disney swallows Fox, a new era dawns for Hollywood

NEW YORK — After years of tremors, the earthquake that had long been predicted finally shook Hollywood.

CPPIB forming joint venture to invest in Brazilian wind power

TORONTO — The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has signed a joint venture to invest in Brazil's power generation sector.
EU nations bicker over migration policy as summit opens

EU nations bicker over migration policy as summit opens

BRUSSELS — European Union nations bickered over migration policy Thursday in an east-west divide centred on several nations that refuse to accept refugee quotas.
Bombardier on the cusp of breaking even on runway to turnaround, says CFO

Bombardier on the cusp of breaking even on runway to turnaround, says CFO

MONTREAL — After years of underwhelming results, layoffs and near bankruptcy, Bombardier Inc. says it is on the cusp of breaking even on the runway to a financial turnaround in 2020.
FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality'

FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality'

The Federal Communications Commission repealed the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules Thursday, giving internet service providers like Verizon, Comcast and AT&T a free hand to slow or block websites and apps as they see fit or charge more for faste
Sun Life Canada president stepping into new vice-president role

Sun Life Canada president stepping into new vice-president role

TORONTO — The president of Sun Life Financial Canada is leaving his position to take a new vice-president role at the insurer focused on developing innovation and partnerships.

Capital Power says Whitla wind project will cost $315M-$325M to build

CALGARY — Capital Power Corp. (TSX:CPX) says its southern Alberta Whitla Wind power project will cost between $315 million and $325 million to build. The Edmonton-based company says the 201.