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Media Classified acquires City Parent magazine from Metroland Media

Media Classified acquires City Parent magazine from Metroland Media

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Media Classified Corp. says it has acquired City Parent, a monthly parenting and lifestyle magazine, from Metroland Media. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately available.
Bombardier joint venture snags $427M high-speed train contract in China

Bombardier joint venture snags $427M high-speed train contract in China

MONTREAL — Bombardier Inc. says its joint venture in China has won a US$427-million contract to build train cars for the world's longest high-speed rail network. The successful bid by Bombardier Sifang Transportation Ltd.
Start the new year, and new decade, by making your slice of the internet more secure

Start the new year, and new decade, by making your slice of the internet more secure

TORONTO — In a year that saw companies such as TransUnion, Facebook and Desjardins urge their Canadian users to change their passwords and monitor their financial accounts due to data breaches, it's never been more important to safeguard your persona

Enghouse Systems buys software firm Dialogic Group for $54 million

MARKHAM, Ont. — Enghouse Systems Ltd. has signed a deal to buy U.S. software company Dialogic Group Inc. for $52.0 million. Dialogic produces media processing software that is used in video conferencing and collaboration applications.
Trump suggests some flavoured vapes may be pulled from market

Trump suggests some flavoured vapes may be pulled from market

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Climate change, Brexit divorce: EU faces challenges in 2020

Climate change, Brexit divorce: EU faces challenges in 2020

BRUSSELS — December served up a warning of the massive challenges ahead for the European Union.
B.C. Supreme Court grants natural gas pipeline company interlocutory injunction

B.C. Supreme Court grants natural gas pipeline company interlocutory injunction

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia Supreme Court has granted Coastal GasLink an interlocutory injunction against members of a First Nation and others who oppose the company's natural gas pipeline. The company is building a pipeline from northeastern B.
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s.
A daring escape: Ex-Nissan chief flees Japan ahead of trial

A daring escape: Ex-Nissan chief flees Japan ahead of trial

TOKYO — In a daring escape that confounded authorities, Nissan's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn skipped bail while awaiting trial in Japan on allegations of financial misconduct and reappeared in Lebanon, where he said Tuesday that he had fled to avoid

Sina, Tencent Music rise; McDermott, Core Laboratories fall

NEW YORK — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Tencent Music Entertainment Group, up 7 cents to $11.74 The Chinese company is part of consortium buying a 10% stake in Universal Music Group from French company Vivendi.