Via Rail says services across Canada could be suspended next week, after it received a 72-hour strike notice from the union representing approximately of its 2,400 employees. In a notice on its website, Unifor said if an agreement cannot be reached by 12:01 a.m. on Monday, June 11, maintenance workers, on-board service personnel, chefs, sales agents and customer service staff will be ...

New rules came into affect late last month to create stronger consumer protections when it comes to Canada’s banking system, but some advocates said the new regulations don’t go far enough. “These rule changes are baby steps to improving things a little bit,” said Duff Conacher, with Democracy Watch, a corporate responsibility advocacy group. There are more than 60 changes ...