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Rogers Communications Q4 profit down 7 per cent at $468 million, revenue stable

Rogers Communications Q4 profit down 7 per cent at $468 million, revenue stable

TORONTO — Rogers Communications Inc. reports it had a $468-million profit in the fourth quarter, down seven per cent from a year earlier and below analyst estimates.
Starbucks aims to become resource-positive company, but lacks target date

Starbucks aims to become resource-positive company, but lacks target date

An ambitious goal for Starbucks to become a resource-positive company depends on changing consumer behaviour, which experts say is possible with the right incentives.
Bank of Canada to make interest rate announcement and update economic outlook

Bank of Canada to make interest rate announcement and update economic outlook

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada is expected to make its latest interest rate announcement this morning and update its economic outlook. Economists widely expect the central bank will leave its key interest rate target on hold at 1.75 per cent.
Facing humiliating controls, Lebanese focus fury on banks

Facing humiliating controls, Lebanese focus fury on banks

BEIRUT — Before picking up cash from a downtown bank in Lebanon's capital, Mey Al Sayegh mentally braces herself for what would have been a routine trip before the country's crippling cash crunch.
GM's Cruise heads down new road with new robotaxi concept

GM's Cruise heads down new road with new robotaxi concept

SAN FRANCISCO — General Motors' self-driving car company will attempt to deliver on its long-running promise to provide a more environmentally friendly ride-hailing service in an unorthodox vehicle designed to eliminate the need for human operators t
Netflix faces growth pressure in Canada as it picks up 125,000 new subscribers

Netflix faces growth pressure in Canada as it picks up 125,000 new subscribers

TORONTO — Netflix recruited more Canadian subscribers in the final months of last year as it responded to an onslaught of new competition from Apple TV Plus and Disney Plus with an array of buzzworthy TV series and Oscar-calibre movies.
United Airlines boosts profit on more revenue, cheaper fuel

United Airlines boosts profit on more revenue, cheaper fuel

United Airlines reported Tuesday that higher revenue and cheaper fuel helped boost its fourth-quarter profit by nearly 40%, to $641 million. The airline's forecast of first-quarter earnings easily beat Wall Street expectations.
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.
WestJet removes grounded Max from schedule until June 24 on advice from Boeing

WestJet removes grounded Max from schedule until June 24 on advice from Boeing

CALGARY — WestJet Airlines Ltd. says is removing Boeing's grounded 737 Max jet from flight schedules through June 24 following the manufacturer's latest guidance about regulatory approval for the plane to fly again.
Tesla can sell vehicles in Michigan under legal settlement

Tesla can sell vehicles in Michigan under legal settlement

DETROIT — Tesla will be able to sell and service its vehicles in the backyard of Detroit’s three automakers under a lawsuit settlement, a person briefed on the matter says.