Herbert Crockett called Cairo, Geneva and New Delhi home in his four decades as a human resources executive with the World Health Organization. The Prince Edward Island native invested closer to his roots in 2005.
Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund and Sportscene Group Inc. are among companies ramping up advertising and offering discounts to win back National Hockey League fans after a 17-week lockout that cost Canadian companies as much as C$800 million ($812 million).
Celtic Exploration Ltd. and Bank of Montreal are among companies driving Canadian stock-market swings to an eight-year low after the U.S. avoided the so-called fiscal cliff and Europe’s debt crisis subsided.
Niyousha Kerr plans to drive two hours to Buffalo, New York from Toronto for Black Friday shopping at U.S. stores that will help drain C$5 billion ($5.01 billion) from Canadian retailers this holiday season.
British Columbia’s prudent budgeting and better-than-expected fiscal results could help Canada’s third-most populous province eliminate its budget deficit ahead of schedule and spur a rally in its debt.