- Yen’s fall sparks auto showroom battle
Sun Feb 15, 2015 @ 5:00am
Mazda Canada targets market share gains as Japanese manufacturers gain edge from softening currency ...
- Video: Holding similar investments can lead to flat returns, adviser says
Sat Oct 25, 2014 @ 5:00am
Decluttering can improve the performance of your portfolio, says Tina Tehranchian ...
- Put away the duct tape: Broken eyeglasses can be fixed
Sat Oct 25, 2014 @ 5:00am
Dental technician repurposes laser welding machines to repair spectacles, bringing a whole new focus to his business ventures ...
- Hillstead to receive builder award from chamber
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 10:40pm
Weyburn businessman Ted Hillstead will be the first-ever recipient of the Roger Phillips Chamber Builder Award at the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce’s annual ABEX awards in Regina next month. The new award, named for an ABEX founder, longtime chamber board member and former Ipsco CEO Roger Phillips, recognizes “long-term contributions of time, intelligence and leadership in strengthening the chamber of commerce network in the province,” the chamber said in a press release Friday. ...
- SATCC hands out awards to new journeypersons
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 10:31pm
Outstanding new journeyperson awards were presented Friday night by the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC). The 36 new journeypersons, who achieved the highest mark on their certification exam in their respective trades between July 1, 2013, and June 30, 2014, were honoured at the fourteenth annual apprenticeship awards ceremony and banquet at the Conexus Arts Centre. ...
- JOHNSTONE: Throne speech shows Saskies’ true colours
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 10:30pm
Now that the shock of Wednesday’s terrorist attack in Ottawa is beginning to subside, it’s time to take a closer look at an event that got overshadowed by recent events on Parliament Hill: Saskatchewan’s speech from the throne. The fact that the throne speech was even presented was noteworthy, as there was some talk about cancelling the event in the wake of security concerns following this week’s tragic incident at the National War Memorial and Centre Block. ...
- Stephen Harper hid from Ottawa gunman in a cupboard without his security detail present
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 8:41pm
Stephen Harper, the Canadian prime minister, was bundled into a small closet by aides when a gunman stormed into parliament and hid there for nearly 15 minutes without his security detail. Harper was first reported to have been whisked away by his security team, but it has now emerged that he remained in a small cupboard while chaos reined in the hallway on the other side of the door. ...
- ISIS death threats and child beheadings force ‘Vicar of Baghdad’ to flee Iraq
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 7:50pm
Asked whether ISIS could be reasoned with, Canon Andrew White said, ‘No.’ He added, ‘ISIS is driven by that passion that Iraq has gone very, very wrong’ ...
- How to protect yourself from cyberattacks
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 7:49pm
From being wary about e-mail attachments to password protection, here are some tips to shield you against cybercriminals ...
- Three 'wide moat' stocks it might be better to avoid
Fri Oct 24, 2014 @ 7:48pm
Many investors have been overestimating the competitive strengths of Coke, McDonald's and IBM. There is something deeply wrong with these iconic companies ...