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Security chiefs report cyberattacks on business up since remote work enabled

Security chiefs report cyberattacks on business up since remote work enabled

TORONTO — A new report estimates nearly two-thirds of businesses globally, including 63 per cent in Canada, have seen an increase in targeted cyberattacks since they switched to widespread remote work. The report from U.S.
Met Opera strikes deal with chorus ahead of restart

Met Opera strikes deal with chorus ahead of restart

NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Opera reached a tentative agreement Tuesday on a four-year contract with the American Guild of Musical Artists, one of three major labor deals needed for the New York company to resume performances in September.
Gas stations report shortages as pipeline shutdown drags on

Gas stations report shortages as pipeline shutdown drags on

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Dua Lipa wins big at Brits, urges health worker pay raise

Dua Lipa wins big at Brits, urges health worker pay raise

LONDON (AP) — British singer Dua Lipa called for a “fair” pay raise for U.K. health workers as she was named a double winner at the Brit Awards in London on Tuesday night.

TMX Group boosts dividend 10 per cent after posting higher Q1 revenues, profits

TORONTO — TMX Group Ltd. is boosting its dividend by 10 per cent after reporting strong first-quarter results stemming from robust capital markets activity.
Kinross Q1 net profit surges to US$150 million on 12 per cent increase in revenues

Kinross Q1 net profit surges to US$150 million on 12 per cent increase in revenues

TORONTO — Kinross Gold Corp. says its net income attributable to shareholders surged in the first quarter due to higher price for the precious metal. The Toronto-based miner says it earned US$149.
Aritzia holds on to most fourth-quarter sales due to growth of e-commerce business

Aritzia holds on to most fourth-quarter sales due to growth of e-commerce business

VANCOUVER — Aritzia capped a challenging 2020 by sustaining most of its revenue in the fourth quarter thanks to growth in e-commerce sales despite government-mandated store closures. The Vancouver-based clothing retailer says revenues were $267.
Judge dismisses NRA bankruptcy case in blow to gun group

Judge dismisses NRA bankruptcy case in blow to gun group

DALLAS (AP) — A federal judge dismissed the National Rifle Association’s bankruptcy case Tuesday, leaving the powerful gun-rights group to face a New York state lawsuit that accuses it of financial abuses and aims to put it out of business.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (19,274.04, down 87.84 points.) Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Down 24 cents, or 0.5 per cent, to $48.19 on 24.5 million shares.
Canada's Paper Excellence announces deal to buy Domtar Corp. in US$3B deal

Canada's Paper Excellence announces deal to buy Domtar Corp. in US$3B deal

Paper Excellence is expanding into the U.S. with a deal to buy Domtar Corp. in an agreement with an enterprise value of about US$3 billion. The Richmond, B.C.