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Canada 150 marks the lowest July long-weekend gasoline prices in 7 years

June 29th, 2017  |  Canadian Business

This year’s Canada Day long weekend is projected to see the lowest gasoline prices the nation has seen in the past seven years. According to findings made by GasBuddy, gasoline prices are averaging at $1.04 a litre a...

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RBC to repay $22M in excessive fees

June 27th, 2017  |  Canadian Business

The Royal Bank of Canada has agreed to pay back money it obtained by charging clients excessive fees. The sum totals nearly $22 million in overcharges, plus almost $1 million to the Ontario Securities Commission, which performed the investigation. 

The exc...

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U.S. travel ban may cause issues for some Canadian permanent residents

June 27th, 2017  |  Canadian Business

On Monday the United States Supreme Court ruled to allow a limited version of President Trump’s controversial travel ban to take effect. The 90-day travel ban for those hailing from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen is said to be necessary to increase security...

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IBC and RNC: Newfoundland and Labrador has most uninsured driver claims per capita among provinces

June 22nd, 2017  |  Canadian Business

Newfoundland and Labrador has a serious uninsured driver problem. And because of a provincial regulation called Section D, it's costing those who follow the rules as well.

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Severe thunderstorm engulfs central Alberta, leaves Red Deer in local state of emergency

June 21st, 2017  |  Canadian Business

The city of Red Deer is in a local state of emergency after a severe thunderstorm engulfed central Alberta. Wind gusts of over 100 km/h resulted in mass power outages and property damage across the region.

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