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North American airline stocks swoon on fear about virus outbreak in China

North American airline stocks swoon on fear about virus outbreak in China

TORONTO — Shares of four North American airlines that fly to China, including Air Canada, fell on Tuesday as fear grew about a virus that authorities say has killed six people and sickened 300 more.

Oxford Properties plans major development around Mississauga, Ont., shopping mall

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Oxford Properties Group has announced an ambitious plan to transform 53 hectares of largely parking lots around a Mississauga, Ont. shopping mall into a major 37-tower mixed-use community.
Quebec premier cautious about response to Bombardier difficulties

Quebec premier cautious about response to Bombardier difficulties

Quebec Premier Francois Legault says he's watching the financial situation at Bombardier Inc. "very closely" but wouldn't indicate if the government will once again come to the company's rescue.
Spin Master shares fall as it cuts sales guidance on logistics, soft market

Spin Master shares fall as it cuts sales guidance on logistics, soft market

TORONTO — Shares of Spin Master Corp. fell Tuesday after it said sales were going to be worse than expected because of problems with its distribution system, a softer U.S. market, and fallout from trade disputes.
S&P/TSX composite backs off record high close, U.S. stock markets mixed

S&P/TSX composite backs off record high close, U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index retreated from its record high levels in late-morning trading as the key energy, financial and industrial sectors pulled back. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 9.58 points at 17,587.81.
OSC chair and chief executive Maureen Jensen to step down April 15

OSC chair and chief executive Maureen Jensen to step down April 15

TORONTO — The Ontario Securities Commission says Maureen Jensen will resign as chair and chief executive of the provincial regulator, effective April 15.
Trump lauds US economy in Davos, says little on climate woes

Trump lauds US economy in Davos, says little on climate woes

DAVOS, Switzerland — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he's led a “spectacular” turnaround of the U.S.
Thunberg slams Davos elites on climate as Trump takes stage

Thunberg slams Davos elites on climate as Trump takes stage

DAVOS, Switzerland — Young climate activists including Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg told business and political elites gathered Tuesday at the World Economic Forum that they aren't doing enough to tackle the climate emergency and warned them that
Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales down 0.6 per cent in November

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales down 0.6 per cent in November

OTTAWA — Canadian manufacturing sales fell more than expected in November as sales in the primary metal, chemical and food industries moved lower, offset in part by gains in the transportation and fabricated metal industries.
Oil and gas industry needs to do more to address climate change, IEA report says

Oil and gas industry needs to do more to address climate change, IEA report says

CALGARY — The oil and gas industry needs to increase efforts to address climate change or risk becoming socially unacceptable and unprofitable, according to a new International Energy Agency report.