Loblaw says it's trying to verify the accuracy of the coin-counting kiosks in its stores after TD Bank got rid of similar machines from its branches over allegations that they've been nickel-and-diming customers.
Real estate insiders say a foreign buyers' tax aimed at cooling British Columbia's red-hot real estate market could end up hurting locals if it leads to purchasers walking away from deals that are already in the works.
TransCanada Corporation says this year's second-quarter earnings were down nearly 14 per cent from last year, largely because of the cost associated with its US$13-billion acquisition of an American pipeline company.
Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE) posted a $267-million loss in the second quarter but says it's on track to cut its costs by about half a billion dollars this year, compared with the original 2016 budget.
Samsung Electronics Co. reported Thursday forecast-beating earnings results that were the best in two years as consumers snapped up its Galaxy smartphones, in a sign the company is getting its mojo back while rivals fail to deliver new smartphones.