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Aurora hit by 'cybersecurity incident' on Christmas, doesn't say what data affected

Aurora hit by 'cybersecurity incident' on Christmas, doesn't say what data affected

EDMONTON — Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it experienced a "cybersecurity incident" over the holidays. The Edmonton-based cannabis producer says the incident took place on Dec. 25, but did not share what data was involved or how it was accessed.
Google workers form new labour union, a tech industry rarity

Google workers form new labour union, a tech industry rarity

A group of Google engineers and other workers announced Monday they have formed a union, creating a rare foothold for the labour movement in the tech industry.
CN and CP report higher grain transport numbers thanks to hopper car additions

CN and CP report higher grain transport numbers thanks to hopper car additions

CALGARY — Canada's railways are reporting continued record levels of grain shipments as they add high-capacity grain hopper cars. Canadian Pacific Railway Co. says it moved a calendar year record 31.
Magna deepens role in Fisker electric vehicle project with driver assistance deal

Magna deepens role in Fisker electric vehicle project with driver assistance deal

TORONTO — Magna International Inc. is deepening ties with electric vehicle maker Fisker. Magna said Monday it had signed on to help Fisker build a driver assistance system for its electric sport utility vehicle.
Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot shareholders approve merger

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot shareholders approve merger

MILAN — Shareholders of Fiat Chrysler and PSA Peugeot voted Monday to merge and create the world’s fourth-largest auto company which, its architects hope, can more readily take on an enormous technological shift in the industry.
Slack investigating outage and connectivity issues with its communications platform

Slack investigating outage and connectivity issues with its communications platform

SAN FRANCISCO — Slack Technologies Inc. says its communications platform is experiencing an outage and connectivity issues.
Brookfield makes offer to take Brookfield Property Partners private

Brookfield makes offer to take Brookfield Property Partners private

TORONTO — Brookfield Asset Management Inc. has offered US$5.9 billion to buy the remaining stake in Brookfield Property Partners LP that it does not already own. The asset management company is offering US$16.50 per unit.
Tim Horton launches new dark roast as part of chain's plan to get back to basics

Tim Horton launches new dark roast as part of chain's plan to get back to basics

Tim Hortons is hoping the third time's a charm as it rolls out its latest iteration of a dark roast coffee this week, a key part of the chain’s back-to-basics plan that will focus on its core offerings of coffee, doughnuts and breakfast in 2021.
US construction spending increases solid 0.9% in November

US construction spending increases solid 0.9% in November

WASHINGTON — Spending on U.S. construction projects increased 0.9% in November as strength in home building offset weakness in other parts of the construction industry. The November gain followed a bigger 1.

Fiera Capital selling a pair of U.S. operations in two separate deals

MONTREAL — Investment manager Fiera Capital Corp. says it is selling a pair of operations in the United States in two separate deals.
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