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Minimum wage is currently set to rise from $11.60 in October to $14 in January, and $15 in 2019.
Barclays Capital analyst says dividend increase was twice as big as expected and overall performance was better than anticipated.
"The payback is not what it used to be."
Analyst says "intense competitive environment" means airline still faces long-term challenges.
Modernization of federal purchasing practices includes "social procurement," where the government uses contracts for goods and services to achieve broader policy goals such as increasing the…
Bank earnings, the release of retail sales data and another court date for Sears Canada are among the events expected to make headlines in the days ahead.
There are signs that traditional retailers are gaining traction online in the face of intense competition from Amazon.com.
Amazon issued refunds to customers who had bought potentially-shady solar eclipse glasses on its site, saying it could not confirm that glasses came from a recommended manufacturer.
Buildings are responsible for about one-third of the energy use in the country.
With CIBC ranking low among Canada's big banks in terms of digital offerings, analyst says the deal could spur some needed investment.