680News senior business editor Mike Eppel with the day’s top business headlines, including Encana’s friendly takeover of Texas-based Athlon in US$7-billion deal and global market unease over interest rate policy.
Business report: BlackBerry launches Passport smartphone, Tim Hortons hiring
680News senior business editor Mike Eppel with the day’s top business headlines, including BlackBerry unveils its Passport smartphone, Tim Hortons looks to hire 5,000 new employees across Canada, and the Canadian dollar starts the day close to a six-month low.
Business report: Markets rising in light of Scotland referendum
680News senior business editor Mike Eppel says markets across the pond are rising in light of the Scotland vote against independence. Also, lineups are winding around stores in anticipation of the new iPhones.
EXCLUSIVE: Mike Yawney’s iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus review
On Friday, Apple will begin selling the highly anticipated iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Canada. CityNews technology specialist Mike Yawney was the only Canadian broadcast journalist to get his hands on the devices early to put them through their paces. Here is his exclusive review.
Business Report: Oil at 2-year low, Alibaba’s giant IPO
680News senior business editor Mike Eppel with the day’s top business headlines, including a two-year low for oil prices and a Chinese tech company is poised to make a blockbuster IPO on the New York stock exchange.