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Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses: Bloomberg

Canadian aerospace manufacturer Bombardier Inc is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday. The company is considering disposal of assets including its Q400 turboprop and CRJ regional-jet unit, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. https://bloom.bg/2gdycXF Bombardier is also …

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Kidnapped U.S.-Canadian couple returns to Canada

TORONTO/OTTAWA, Oct 13 (Reuters) – A kidnapped U.S.-Canadian couple freed in Pakistan this week, nearly five years after being abducted in neighboring Afghanistan, has returned to Canada, the Canadian government said on Friday. American Caitlan Coleman and her Canadian husband, Joshua Boyle, were kidnapped while backpacking in Afghanistan in 2012 …

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Solar cars begin race across Australian desert

Solar cars begin race across Australian desert

SYDNEY, Oct 8 (Reuters) – The World Solar Challenge began on Sunday with 42 solar cars crossing Australia’s tropical north to its southern shores, a gruelling 3,000 km (1,864 mile) race through the outback. The race from the northern city of Darwin to the southern city of Adelaide is expected …

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United States takes Canada to WTO over wine retailing

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United States has launched a complaint at the World Trade Organization to challenge Canada over its rules for wine retailing in grocery stores in the province of British Columbia, a document published by the WTO showed on Monday. “The BC wine measures provide advantages to BC …

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Uber to withdraw from Quebec: CBC News

Ride-hailing service Uber [UBER.UL] will stop operating in the Canadian province of Quebec, CBC News reported, citing Radio Canada. Last week, Uber said in a statement that the “new and challenging” provincial regulations “significantly threaten” the company’s ability to continue operating, the report said. Asked about the news report, Uber …

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Nigerian arrested for alleged credit card fraud in Canada

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested Yusuf Balogun Alabi, a suspected credit card fraudster, who allegedly masterminded the theft of $5,400 Canadian Dollars from a catering entertainment outfit in Brantford, Canada. The fraud came to light after a young Nigerian undergraduate of Thompson Rivers University in British Columbia,Tony …

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