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at 12:45 on August 30, 2015, EDT.
Italian energy giant Eni says it has found largest-ever gas field in Mediterranean off Egypt
ROME - The Italian energy company Eni SpA announced Sunday it has discovered a "supergiant" natural gas field off Egypt, describing it as the "largest-ever" found in the Mediterranean Sea.
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at 10:00 on August 30, 2015, EDT.
BitGold looks to take gold savings mainstream with app and global network
CALGARY - Want to buy gold as a savings alternative? Well, you guessed it, there's an app for that.
Toxic taint: Tests in Alberta industrial heartland reveal air-quality concerns
EDMONTON - New air-quality tests in one of Canada's largest petrochemical processing regions have revealed more evidence of short-lived but concentrated plumes of toxic chemicals.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week
TORONTO - Five things to watch in Canadian business this week:
at 17:32 on August 29, 2015, EDT.
Nexen Energy collecting required information to re-start pipelines
CALGARY - Nexen Energy says it is "preparing to comply" with requirements from the Alberta Energy Regulator following the agency's order that the company cease operations of 95 pipelines in the province.
at 13:42 on August 29, 2015, EDT.
Fed Vice Chair Fischer leaves door open for a Sept. rate hike, saying inflation likely to rise
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have likely begun to fade.
at 23:03 on August 28, 2015, EDT.
Alberta Energy Regulator orders Nexen to suspend operations on 95 pipelines
CALGARY - Alberta's energy regulator has ordered Nexen Energy to immediately cease operations of 95 pipelines in northeastern Alberta.
at 21:20 on August 28, 2015, EDT.
Courts deny First Nations' Site C stop-work order and dismiss judicial review
VANCOUVER - Two courts have rejected attempts by a pair of British Columbia First Nations to halt the construction of the Site C hydroelectric dam.
at 18:31 on August 28, 2015, EDT.
Gap's store brands in Canada to phase out on-call, short-notice shifts
TORONTO - Stores operated by Gap Inc. in Canada will join their U.S. counterparts in ending the practice of requiring workers to be on call for short-notice shifts.
at 18:15 on August 28, 2015, EDT.
Vice Chair Fischer suggests incoming data, markets could tip Fed to rate hike in September
WASHINGTON - What once seemed a sure bet — that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in September — suddenly appears less certain following a wild week of stock market turbulence.
at 17:54 on August 28, 2015, EDT.
Alberta energy minister says no royalty changes until end of 2016
CALGARY - Alberta oil and gas companies can put together their budgets for next year knowing at least one variable — royalty rates — will stay steady through the end of 2016, Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd said Friday.
at 17:27 on August 28, 2015, EDT.
Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
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