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Waterloo Brewing cutting prices for Ontario pubs and restaurants to help recovery

Waterloo Brewing cutting prices for Ontario pubs and restaurants to help recovery

KITCHENER, Ont. — Waterloo Brewing Ltd. is cutting the prices it charges Ontario's pubs and restaurants for its most popular brands in an effort to help them recover from the pandemic.
Hexo reports Q2 loss, revenue nearly doubled compared with year ago

Hexo reports Q2 loss, revenue nearly doubled compared with year ago

OTTAWA — Hexo Corp. reported a loss of $20.8 million in its latest quarter as its revenue nearly doubled compared with a year earlier. The cannabis company says its loss amounted to 17 cents per diluted share for the quarter ended Jan. 31.

US sends investigators to probe another Michigan Tesla crash

LANSING, Mich. — For the second time this week, the U.S. government’s road safety agency is sending a team to investigate a Tesla crash in Michigan.
States sue Biden in bid to revive Keystone XL pipeline

States sue Biden in bid to revive Keystone XL pipeline

BILLINGS, Mont. — Attorneys general from 21 states on Wednesday sued to to overturn President Joe Biden’s cancellation of the contentious Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada.
Trump's taxes in hand, Manhattan DA's probe heats up

Trump's taxes in hand, Manhattan DA's probe heats up

NEW YORK — With former President Donald Trump’s tax returns finally in hand, a team of New York prosecutors led by a newly hired former mob-buster is sending out fresh subpoenas and meeting face-to-face with key witnesses, scrutinizing Trump's busine
Power Corp. beats expectations in fourth quarter as net profit surges to $623 million

Power Corp. beats expectations in fourth quarter as net profit surges to $623 million

MONTREAL — Power Corp. beat expectations as its net profit attributable to shareholders surged in the final quarter of 2020 as its life insurance business benefited from acquisitions.
B.C. expands grant program to help businesses grow online

B.C. expands grant program to help businesses grow online

VICTORIA — The B.C. government says it's adding $30 million to its program aimed at helping businesses build or expand their online operations during the COVID-19 pandemic in response to high demand for the grant money.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (18,983.10, up 109.09 points.) Canadian Natural Resources (TSX:CNQ). Energy. Up 53 cents, or 1.37 per cent, to $39.24 on 15.
Funding gained for commercial pilot to test radio frequency oilsands tech: Acceleware

Funding gained for commercial pilot to test radio frequency oilsands tech: Acceleware

CALGARY — A company investigating the use of radio frequency energy as a cleaner and cheaper way to produce bitumen from the oilsands says it has the financial means to proceed with a commercial pilot project.
Youth vaping rates levelled off in 2020, while number of smokers declines

Youth vaping rates levelled off in 2020, while number of smokers declines

Vaping rates among Canadian youth appear to have plateaued in 2020, a Statistics Canada study suggests, which one researcher calls a promising sign that the next generation could be kicking the nicotine habit.