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Honda to build electric vehicles and battery plant in Ontario, sources say

Honda to build electric vehicles and battery plant in Ontario, sources say

TORONTO — Honda Canada is set to build an electric vehicle battery plant near its auto manufacturing facility in Alliston, Ont., where it also plans to produce fully electric vehicles, The Canadian Press has learned.
First Nations on cusp of more self-sustaining project financing

First Nations on cusp of more self-sustaining project financing

TORONTO — The chair of the First Nations Major Projects Coalition says Indigenous people are set to become true partners in big projects that will help lead to a future of self-sustaining financial independence.
Energy Fuels shares down 10% after announcing deal for Base Resources

Energy Fuels shares down 10% after announcing deal for Base Resources

TORONTO — Shares of Energy Fuels Inc. were down 10 per cent in late-morning trading after the company announced a deal to buy Base Resources Ltd.
Union files application to represent workers at Amazon facility in Laval, Que.

Union files application to represent workers at Amazon facility in Laval, Que.

LAVAL, Que. — A Quebec-based union says it has filed an application to represent hundreds of Amazon.com Inc. workers at a warehouse in the province.
S&P/TSX composite down in late-morning trading amid losses in base metal stocks

S&P/TSX composite down in late-morning trading amid losses in base metal stocks

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index was in the red in late-morning trading, weighed down by losses in base metal stocks, while U.S. stock markets traded higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 51.19 points at 21,756.18.
AIMCo's balanced fund earned 8.0% in 2023, falls short of benchmark

AIMCo's balanced fund earned 8.0% in 2023, falls short of benchmark

EDMONTON — Alberta Investment Management Corp. says its balanced fund earned a net return of 8.0 per cent for 2023, short of its benchmark return of 9.3 per cent. The investment manager says its public equity investments earned 15.
Supreme Court will take up the legal fight over ghost guns, firearms without serial numbers

Supreme Court will take up the legal fight over ghost guns, firearms without serial numbers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to take up a Biden administration appeal over the regulation of difficult-to-trace ghost guns that had been struck down by lower courts.
Stock market today: Wall Street opens higher following a 3-week losing streak

Stock market today: Wall Street opens higher following a 3-week losing streak

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is opening higher following a three-week losing streak. The S&P 500 was up 0.5% early Monday, coming off its longest weekly losing streak since September.
Descartes Systems buys Aerospace Software Developments

Descartes Systems buys Aerospace Software Developments

TORONTO — Descartes Systems Group said it has acquired Aerospace Software Developments in a deal worth about $83 million. Under the transaction, Descartes will pay a total of about 57 million euros for the Dublin-based company.
Gildan replacing five directors ahead of AGM, will back two Browning West nominees

Gildan replacing five directors ahead of AGM, will back two Browning West nominees

MONTREAL — Gildan Activewear Inc. is making changes to its board of directors in an attempt to head off a move by an activist shareholder looking to replace a majority of the board at its annual meeting next month. U.S.