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Facebook shares fall for measurement reports against apps

Facebook shares fell almost 3% on regular operations on Friday after news reports indicated that the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) could take steps to prevent Facebook from integrating its various message apps. According to the reports,…

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Catalyst launches hostile bid to acquire Hudson’s Bay Company

The war is declared between Catalyst Capital and the “Baker Group”, which has already agreed with the Hudson’s Bay Board to take control of the company. Catalyst, which holds approximately 17.5% of HBC’s shares, offers $ 11 per…

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After 5 days, there was a break on the price of petrol

Petrol prices remained steady on the third trading day of the week after a rise of 5 consecutive days. At the same time, there was no change in the price of diesel for the third consecutive day. According…

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US economy grew 2.1% in third quarter

The United States economy registered a growth of 2.1% in the third quarter, slightly higher than forecast. But many economists argue that the country is slowing in the current quarter. The Commerce Department said today that the growth…

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Walmart, CVS, Walgreens pull Zantac

Retail giant Walmart has also decided to remove the Zantac heartburn drug from its US stores after a potentially dangerous impurity in the product has been discovered. Walmart noted that the measure involved all drugs containing ranitidine, the…

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American Walmart stores will no longer sell e-cigarettes

Walmart announced Friday that it will stop selling electronic cigarettes in its stores, including Sam’s Clubs, following a series of mysterious illnesses and deaths related to vaping. The largest chain of retailers in the United States, based in…

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Major Canadian Franchise Drops Beyond Meat

They say the chain’s decision should not have a negative impact on Beyond Meat, a California-based company. For JoAnne Labrecque, a marketing professor at HEC Montréal, the chain may have reacted too quickly by adopting this type of…

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New York turns red with renewed trade tensions

The clues In Toronto, the S&P / TSX ended the session with a gain of 41 points, or 0.25%, to 16,899 points. In New York, the S&P 500 lost 14 points, or 0.49%, to 2,992 points. The Dow…

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Connected objects transmit data about the habits of their owners

Most connected devices routinely send behavioral data from their users to third parties, reveals a collaborative study between Northeastern University and Imperial College London. The research team from both universities tested 81 Internet-of-Things objects, including bells, refrigerators, televisions…

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GM stops production in Oshawa because of strike in the United States

The assembly of vehicles is suspended until further notice at the General Motors (GM) plant in Oshawa, Ontario, due to the strike of the automaker’s workers in the United States. “Plans are to resume production as soon as…

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