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Acquisitions drive WSP Global to 33% increase in Q3 profits, beating expectations

Acquisitions drive WSP Global to 33% increase in Q3 profits, beating expectations

MONTRÉAL, France — WSP Global Inc. beat expectations as its net profit increased 33 per cent in its latest quarter as acquisitions helped to boost revenues.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,594.52, up 37.98 points.) Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Down seven cents, or 0.13 per cent, to $52.62 on 29.6 million shares.
Canadian stock market continues to climb while U.S. markets fall from record highs

Canadian stock market continues to climb while U.S. markets fall from record highs

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rebounded from early losses to climb yet again while U.S. markets dipped from record highs. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 37.98 points to a record 21,594.52.
Air Canada to review French policies as CEO begins private instruction

Air Canada to review French policies as CEO begins private instruction

MONTREAL — It's back-to-school season for Air Canada's CEO.
No joke: Comedians, cannabis companies push pot legalization

No joke: Comedians, cannabis companies push pot legalization

NEW YORK (AP) — Big cannabis companies are backing a new, celebrity-infused campaign to enlist marijuana users to pressure members of Congress to legalize pot nationwide.

Pfizer asks FDA to OK COVID-19 booster shots for all adults

Pfizer asked U.S. regulators Tuesday to allow boosters of its COVID-19 vaccine for anyone 18 or older, a step that comes amid concern about increased spread of the coronavirus with holiday travel and gatherings.
Mortgage pre-approvals, holds surge as economists foresee rate hikes

Mortgage pre-approvals, holds surge as economists foresee rate hikes

TORONTO — Canadians are scrambling to get mortgage pre-approvals and rate holds before the era of low interest rates comes to an end, as some economists predict.
Freshii plans to double restaurants in Canada as revenue climbs and sales recover

Freshii plans to double restaurants in Canada as revenue climbs and sales recover

Freshii Inc. is planning to double its store count in Canada as the company plots an ambitious path out of the pandemic.
MEG Energy CEO doesn't expect Line 5 dispute to hurt ability to move heavy oil

MEG Energy CEO doesn't expect Line 5 dispute to hurt ability to move heavy oil

CALGARY — The chief executive of MEG Energy said Tuesday he doesn't expect the ongoing dispute between Canada and the U.S. over the Line 5 cross-border pipeline to hurt his company's ability to move heavy oil to the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Oklahoma court overturns $465M opioid ruling against J&J

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned a $465 million opioid ruling against drugmaker Johnson & Johnson, finding that a lower court wrongly interpreted the state's public nuisance law in the first case of its kind i