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Tattoo industry hit hard by lockdowns

The tattoo industry, like many others, have been hit hard during COVID.  Obviously not being an essential service, the pandemic has shutdown thousands of...

Ontario universities seek govt support in face of $500M shortfall due to COVID: group

TORONTO — Ontario's universities are facing a shortfall of about half a billion dollars this year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, an...

Banks carve out gains from wealth management, mortgages even as some sectors languish

TORONTO — TD chief executive Bharat Masrani said on Thursday it was “too early to declare victory” against the COVID-19 pandemic — even as...

Canadian small businesses rack up $135 billion in debt to survive pandemic: Report

TORONTO — A new report says Canada’s small businesses now collectively owe more than $135 billion as they struggle to survive the pandemic, a...

Hydro One reports Q4 profit down from year ago as it faced COVID-19 related costs

TORONTO — Hydro One Ltd. reported its fourth-quarter profit fell compared with a year earlier as the power utility faced higher costs related to...

Royal Bank reports Q1 profit up from year ago, beats expectations

TORONTO — Royal Bank of Canada beat expectations as it reported its first-quarter profit rose compared with a year ago, before the start of...

COVID-19 pandemic taking a toll on Ontario principals, survey suggests

A new survey suggests the pandemic has placed significant pressure on principals at Ontario's schools, with those at virtual schools feeling the most stressed. The...

Banks, bellwethers of pandemic recovery, will reveal key statistics this week

TORONTO — Canada's largest banks will report their quarterly financial results this week, and analysts say they will be listening for hints as to...

York Region no longer under stay-at-home order; joins red zone of pandemic response

TORONTO — One of Ontario's long-standing COVID-19 hot spots returns to the province's colour-coded system of pandemic restrictions today, while a stay-at-home order remains...

Trudeau, Biden and their cabinets to hold first virtual meeting Tuesday

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Saturday that he will hold the first bilateral meeting with newest President of the United States of America, Joe...

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