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A successful carbon offset, or 'cap-and-trade,' market could play a big part in cutting China's emissions - and help the world tackle global warming.
BlackBerry says it's laying off an unspecified number of employees across its global operations as it makes changes to the operations responsible for making its smartphones.
Electric cars, energy, and a rate announcement: here are five things to watch for in Canadian business this week.
Trade ministers from 21 Asia-Pacific countries on Sunday issued strong support to the World Trade Organization's efforts to boost global trade amid a flurry of regional free trade agreements.
Visitors to Montreal will be able to shop around the clock thanks to a new designation that will allow stores to stay open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Nigeria's leading cellphone provider says it urgently needs diesel to prevent shutting down services across Africa's biggest oil producer.
The European Central Bank convened prominent economists Thursday through Saturday to look at what's behind Europe's sluggish recovery and high jobless rate.
California farmers who hold some of the state's strongest water rights avoided the threat of deep mandatory cuts when the state accepted their proposal to voluntarily reduce consumption by 25 per cent amid one of the worst droughts on record.
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a 'viable and long lasting' deal with its lenders, but not on 'humiliating terms.'
The Royal Bank is backing off on its plan to charge customers a fee to make credit card, loan and mortgage payments under certain circumstances.
Two people have chained themselves to a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's exploratory oil drilling plans and currently moored in Washington state.
The weight of low energy prices slowed the country's annual inflation rate to just 0.8 per cent last month -- its weakest reading since October 2013, Statistics Canada said Friday.
North American stock markets were flat mid-afternoon Friday amid falling oil prices and reports showing tame inflation on both sides of the border.