Exterior of the Downsview Park Station on the 30 day countdown to the opening of Toronto-York TTC Subway Extension in Toronto, Ont.
Canada's rate of inflation came in at 1.4 per cent year-over-year in October, following a 1.6 per cent rate in September, easing mainly due to smaller gasoline price increases, Statistics Canada said Friday.
Gains for the index came as data showing a drop in Canada's annual inflation rate gave the Bank of Canada room to wait until next year to raise interest rates again.
TransCanada Corp. said its original Keystone pipeline has leaked an estimated 795,000 litres of oil in Marshall County, S.D., just days before Nebraska is set to decide the fate of plans to expand the pipeline network.
CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (CMED.TO 0.92%) has reached an agreement to buy Newstrike Resources Ltd. (HIP.V) in an all-stock deal. Under the agreement, Newstrike shareholders will receive 33 CanniMed shares for each 1,000 shares of Newstrike.