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Canopy Growth shares tumble on CEO exit plans, loss of market share

Canopy Growth shares tumble on CEO exit plans, loss of market share

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Asian shares mixed amid ongoing worries about US-China trade

Asian shares mixed amid ongoing worries about US-China trade

TOKYO — Asian shares were mixed Friday as turbulence continued on global markets amid ongoing worries about U.S.-China trade conflict. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 recouped early losses to be up 0.3% at 20,456.96 in morning trading.
Worried about a recession? Protect yourself but don't panic

Worried about a recession? Protect yourself but don't panic

If the threat of a recession gives you pause when it comes to your personal finances, remember now is a time to prepare, not panic. Worries about the economy increased this week when a fairly reliable recession warning emerged from the bond market.
CRTC lowers wholesale broadband rates to boost competition among providers

CRTC lowers wholesale broadband rates to boost competition among providers

OTTAWA — Canada's telecoms regulator says it has lowered the rates for wholesale broadband access as it looks to increase competition among internet providers.
HBC says Catalyst declined a request to extend its offer for stake in retailer

HBC says Catalyst declined a request to extend its offer for stake in retailer

TORONTO — The special committee of the board at Hudson's Bay Co. says Catalyst Capital Group Inc. has turned down a request to extend a deadline for its offer for a roughly 10.7 per cent stake in the retailer.

Bank of Mexico lowers interest rate, citing global concerns

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's central bank said Thursday it was lowering its benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to 8%, citing slowing global economic activity and tensions including the trade war between the United States and China. The drop from 8.
TSX rebounds from worst day of year but still closes lower on economic worries

TSX rebounds from worst day of year but still closes lower on economic worries

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rebounded from its worst day of the year but still closed at a five-month low Thursday amid continuing concerns about a global economic slowdown.
Federal appeal court greenlights airlines' challenge to passenger bill of rights

Federal appeal court greenlights airlines' challenge to passenger bill of rights

OTTAWA — The Federal Court of Appeal has agreed to hear airlines' legal challenge to Canada's new passenger bill of rights.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,012.53, down 33.41 points ). Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 14 cents, or 2.47 per cent, to $5.52 on 9.4 million shares.
Russian pilot safely lands jetliner disabled by bird strike

Russian pilot safely lands jetliner disabled by bird strike

MOSCOW — A Russian pilot whose passenger jet lost power in both engines after colliding with a flock of gulls shortly after takeoff Thursday managed to land in a cornfield smoothly enough that only one person was hurt seriously enough to be hospitali