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Saskatchewan premier says no decision has been made on mandatory masks

Saskatchewan premier says no decision has been made on mandatory masks

REGINA — Saskatchewan's premier is urging people to wear masks when they can't physically distance to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but he is stopping short of mandating their use indoors.
Deutsche Bank says it won't back any new oilsands or coal projects

Deutsche Bank says it won't back any new oilsands or coal projects

CALGARY — Frankfurt-based Deutsche Bank is joining a lengthening list of European lenders and insurance companies that say they won't back new oilsands projects.
MEG Energy records bigger Q2 loss on lower oil prices, reduced bitumen output

MEG Energy records bigger Q2 loss on lower oil prices, reduced bitumen output

CALGARY — Oilsands producer MEG Energy Corp. is reporting a higher second-quarter net loss on voluntarily curtailed bitumen production and lower oil prices.
Target joins Walmart in ending Thanksgiving store shopping

Target joins Walmart in ending Thanksgiving store shopping

NEW YORK — Target is joining Walmart in closing its stores on Thanksgiving Day, ending a decadelong tradition of jump-starting Black Friday door buster sales.
US won’t expel migrant children detained in Texas hotel

US won’t expel migrant children detained in Texas hotel

HOUSTON — The Trump administration has agreed not to expel a group of immigrant children it detained in a Texas hotel under an emergency declaration citing the coronavirus and will instead allow them to seek to remain in the U.S.
Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,161.33, up 164.27) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Unchanged at $0.43 on 10.09 million shares. Zenabis Global Inc.
Canada's main stock market climbs, price of gold hits record high

Canada's main stock market climbs, price of gold hits record high

TORONTO — The price of gold soared to a record high Monday, boosting Toronto's main stock index to a triple-digit gain. "That's certainly the big story today," said Michael Currie, vice-president and investment adviser at TD Wealth.
Port of Montreal longshoremen's union launches four-day strike over working hours

Port of Montreal longshoremen's union launches four-day strike over working hours

MONTREAL — Longshoremen at the Port of Montreal launched a four-day strike on Monday morning, throwing a potential wrench into the economic recovery amid COVID-19.
AirBoss stock jumps to five-year high on news of another COVID respirator contract

AirBoss stock jumps to five-year high on news of another COVID respirator contract

NEWMARKET, Ont. — AirBoss of America Corp. shares shot to a five-year high Monday after the Ontario company got a contract worth up to US$121 million to supply air purifying respirators to the U.S. government. The shares hit an intraday high of $24.
'Tenet' to open in Canada and other international markets a week before U.S.

'Tenet' to open in Canada and other international markets a week before U.S.

NEW YORK — In the latest plan for Hollywood’s hopeful return to moviegoing during the pandemic, Warner Bros. will release Christopher Nolan's “Tenet” in an unprecedented fashion, opening it internationally first, with a U.S.