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SNC-Lavalin chief executive gets $8.02M in compensation in first full year at helm

SNC-Lavalin chief executive gets $8.02M in compensation in first full year at helm

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin's chief executive received a big pay raise in his first full year at the helm of the engineering firm as his total compensation surpassed $8 million, according to a regulatory filing.
CP Rail asks U.S. regulator to rule on its and CN's rival Kansas City Southern bids

CP Rail asks U.S. regulator to rule on its and CN's rival Kansas City Southern bids

CALGARY — The CEO of Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. says a rival bid for Kansas City Southern by Canadian National Railway Co. carries a bigger price tag but can't win U.S. regulatory approval because of its negative affects on competition.

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 (19,143.25, up 102.47 points.) Zenabis Global Inc. (TSX:ZENA). Health care. Up one cent, or 10.53 per cent, to 10.
Digital services tax a step forward as OECD works on multilateral deal, Freeland says

Digital services tax a step forward as OECD works on multilateral deal, Freeland says

TORONTO — The federal budget's new digital services tax on large corporations is a step forward as the government works toward a multilateral agreement it hopes to reach with other countries, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland said Wednesday.
Loonie rises after Bank of Canada takes action because of stronger rebound

Loonie rises after Bank of Canada takes action because of stronger rebound

TORONTO — The loonie had its best performance in about five weeks after the Bank of Canada was the first global central bank to take action because of a stronger economic rebound. The Canadian dollar reached a high of 80.
Court asked to step in as SanLing Energy warns it intends to stop operations

Court asked to step in as SanLing Energy warns it intends to stop operations

CALGARY — The Alberta Energy Regulator says troubled oil and gas producer SanLing Energy Ltd. has warned it will cease operations as of April 30.
New rules would allow N.L. to cut bonuses at provincial energy corporation Nalcor

New rules would allow N.L. to cut bonuses at provincial energy corporation Nalcor

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador is proposing new rules that would end the big bonuses regularly paid to executives at provincial corporation Nalcor Energy.
Cirque du Soleil plans reopening of shows after shutting down due to the pandemic

Cirque du Soleil plans reopening of shows after shutting down due to the pandemic

MONTREAL — Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group says it is resuming shows after being closed for more than a year due to the pandemic. The company says "O" at the Bellagio and Mystere at Treasure Island will reopen this summer in Las Vegas.
Rogers CEO 'deeply disappointed' software upgrade caused wireless outage

Rogers CEO 'deeply disappointed' software upgrade caused wireless outage

TORONTO — The chief executive of Rogers Communications Inc. said Wednesday that he and his team are "deeply disappointed" by the widespread outage that affected many of its wireless customers this week.
Grocery and drugstore retailer Metro pushes ahead with tech upgrades despite pandemic

Grocery and drugstore retailer Metro pushes ahead with tech upgrades despite pandemic

Metro Inc. is pressing ahead with technology upgrades despite the pandemic, with the food retailer planning to roll out more self-checkout machines, electronic shelf-labels and new automated distribution centres in the coming months.
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