Canadian, U.S. airlines keep flying Boeing 737 Max 8 — for now — as authorities around the world ground jets

Canadian, U.S. airlines keep flying Boeing 737 Max 8 — for now — as authorities around the world ground jets

Canadian and American airlines are among the few carriers still flying the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet involved in the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people on Sunday, with aviation authorities around the world grounding the majority of the fleet after its second mass-fatality crash in less than five months. Regulators and airlines in…

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‘Canadian business is on fire’: 6% of households have a SodaStream — the company has plans to triple that

‘Canadian business is on fire’: 6% of households have a SodaStream — the company has plans to triple that

SodaStream, the Israel-based manufacturer of counter-top carbonators, is increasing its presence in Canada amid growing sales and increased demand for sparkling water. “The Canadian business is on fire,” the company’s chief executive Daniel Birnbaum told the Financial Post this week, ahead of a Tuesday ribbon-cutting ceremony at the company’s new production facility in Mississauga, its…

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Huawei’s Canadian arm to boost research and development spending, add 200 jobs

Huawei’s Canadian arm to boost research and development spending, add 200 jobs

The Canadian arm of Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications company vying to be part of the development of Canada’s new high-speed 5G network, announced a three-pronged investment in research and development here Thursday. In a news release, the company billed the initiatives, which include adding 200 high-paying R&D jobs, as a “commitment to Canada” and Huawei’s…

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