Top Stories

Bearskin Airlines is slashing airfares on its northeastern Ontario routes between  Kapuskasing, Timmins and Sudbury.

Bearskin Airlines is slashing airfares on its northeastern Ontario routes between  Kapuskasing, Timmins and Sudbury.The Thunder Bay-based regional air carrier said, effectively immediately, regular fares between Kapuskasing and Timmins have ... more >>

Latest News

Osisko staves off Goldcorp takeover Posted: 4/17/2014 3:05:19 PMMontreal’s Osisko Mining announced April 16 that it has reac...
Northern grads find mining workPosted: 4/17/2014 3:02:37 PMRichmont Mines wants to snatch up graduates of Northern Coll...
Working at height with no safety belt?Posted: 4/16/2014 10:31:22 AMThe director of a Mississauga company pleaded guilty and was...
A $5.7-million week for SudburyPosted: 4/16/2014 10:28:02 AMSudbury MPP Rick Bartolucci may be retiring from provincial ...
First Nation participating in mine EA Posted: 4/16/2014 10:15:50 AMThe Naotkamegwanning First Nation is receiving $45,000 from ...
Jay Aspin spreads the wealth Posted: 4/16/2014 10:22:27 AMJay Aspin, MP for Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Jay Aspin deliver...
CRIBE funds eastern Ontario biofuels plantPosted: 4/10/2014 2:22:30 PMThunder Bay-based Centre for Research and Innovation in the ...
Ontario Prospectors hand out annual awards Posted: 4/10/2014 2:17:48 PMThe Ontario Prospectors Association presented the Bernie Sch...
Vale employee killed in incident identifiedPosted: 4/8/2014 10:16:00 AMThe Greater Sudbury Police Service have announced that 36-ye...
Richard Nemis added as Goldeye advisorPosted: 4/10/2014 2:15:25 PMRichard Nemis, the founder of Noront Resources, is joining G...


Michael Atkins

David Robinson
Dr. David Robinson Associate Professor of Economics
Laurentian University
Latest Articles

Laurie Bissonette

Guest Columns
Guest Columns Columns from our
guest columnists.
Latest Columns

Send us your news, story ideas or comments
Contact Ian Ross at or 705-673-5705 ext. 312.

Business News from the CBC

TSX closes at highest level since 2008
The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index hit its highest level in more than five years on Thursday, pushed higher by stronger prices for commodities Canada has a lot of like oil and natural gas.
BP worker settles charges of insider trading during Gulf cleanup
The government says a former BP employee who was a co-ordinator during the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has settled federal charges of using confidential information on the seriousness of the spill to profit illegally from trading in BP stock.
Spinoffs new 'golden route' to value in 2014 markets
2014 may be the year of the spinoff, with a record number of deals coming to market in which a parent company raises capital by listing one of its units as a separate business, according to the founder of The Spinoff Report.
OSC 'comply and explain' plan for women on boards draws praise
Most of the companies and groups who sent comments about a proposed Ontario Security Commission reporting requirement around women on their boards support the “comply and explain” approach taken by the securities regulator, rather than imposition of quotas.
Online dating service Zoosk plans $100M US IPO
Zoosk, an online dating site and app creator that claims to have 26 million members worldwide, plans a listing on the New York stock exchange that would raise up to $100 million.
Fired Yahoo executive nets $58M severance for 15 months of work
Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job.


S&P/TSX Composite

Northern Ontario Business Events

Northern Ontario Business Publications