Airlines

Feds prepare new airport measures to respond to China’s coronavirus

The federal government will be taking additional measures to curb the spread of of a novel coronavirus, which has rapidly spread throughout China and crossed international borders since the beginning of the month. Speaking to reporters on Monday, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Ta ...

All this war talk might be good for your portfolio

When the U.S. killed Iranian commander Qassim Suleimani outside of Baghdad International Airport on January 3, 2020, not surprisingly, people around the world got very nervous. Most of the concern was around whether America had just kicked off World War III and how many lives could potentially be l ...

TD First Class Travel Visa Infinite Card review: Should you sign up for this travel rewards card?

The TD First Class Travel Visa Infinite isn’t necessarily the first TD travel card you think of, given TD’s deep relationship with Air Canada and Aeroplan—but it’s worth considering for its flexible redemption program and partnership with Expedia. You can use the Expedia For TD online porta ...

Ontario Teachers’ sells minority interests in Brussels Airport

The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is selling minority interests of its indirect stake in the Brussels Airport to Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund and TCorp, ... ...

Some of Canada’s 500 troops in Iraq to move to Kuwait

Some of the 500 Canadian troops stationed in Iraq will leave the country for neighbouring Kuwait in the next few days, Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance said Tuesday. Vance described the move as temporary in his first public comments since the U.S. assassination of top Iranian general Qasse ...

What does Qassim Suleimani’s death mean for the market?

On Thursday evening, Iran’s top security and intelligence commander, General Qassim Suleimani, was killed in a drone strike at Baghdad International Airport. The strike, which was authorized by U.S. President Donald Trump, represents a potentially dangerous escalation in the growing confrontation ...

The Drilldown: Oil prices jump after U.S. strike kills top Iranian general

The Lead Oil prices rose by more than four per cent on Friday after Qassem Soleimani, a top Iranian general, was killed by a U.S. airstrike close to the Baghdad airport. No energy infrastructure was damaged in the attack, but the death of the general who led the Revolutionary Guards’ Quds force ha ...

Tech Talk for Friday January 3rd 2020

Pre-opening Comments for Friday January 3rd U.S. equity index futures were lower this morning following news that a U.S. airstrike killed an Iranian general and a top Iraqi commander. S&P 500 futures were down 36 points to 3,222.75. Iran warned retaliation for the U.S. airstrike. Commodity markets ...

Canada’s best cash back credit cards 2020

The concept behind cash back credit cards is very easy to understand. You get a small percentage back on purchases you make with the card, and the reward comes in the form of cash back, meaning money. The beauty of this system is that cash back rewards are flexible and you can spend them on anythin ...

Canada’s best no fee credit cards 2020

If you’re looking for a card that delivers top rewards without an annual fee, look no further. In exchange for slightly lower earn rates, these no-annual-fee cards still get you perks on what you spend. So whether it’s cash back that you want, no foreign transaction fees or generous travel poin ...