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November 19, 2018 4:45 PM Ensign moves up Trinidad bid deadline, target prefers Precision Drilling offer

Oilfield services analysts have been split on which way shareholders should go but most agree no other bidder is likely to emerge given recently sliding world oil prices and poor prospects for drilling in Canada. “Ensign appears to be in pole position to be successful in its hostile bid for Trinidad Drilling, and this move has notably shortened the time period 7

November 17, 2018 3:00 PM Vancouver lawyer who prosecuted Khmer Rouge leaders welcomes genocide verdict

Lysak’s involvement in the tribunal was almost an accident. After practising commercial law in San Francisco for several years, he did some travelling and ended up in Cambodia in 2008 — just as the tribunal was getting underway. The tribunal’s lead international prosecutor at the time was Justice Canada lawyer Robert Petit and when Lysak asked the fellow 8

November 16, 2018 11:43 AM Bombardier executive stock plan under the microscope by securities regulator

The premier was speaking on the eve of a meeting between Economy and Innovation Minister Pierre Fitzgibbon and Bombardier chief executive Alain Bellemare, a week after the company announced it would lay off 5,000 workers, including 2,500 in Quebec and 500 in Ontario. The multinational has not ruled out the possibility of spinning off the CRJ series 8

November 14, 2018 3:15 PM Pan American Silver buying Tahoe Resources in stock-and-cash deal

VANCOUVER—Pan American Silver Corp. has signed a deal to acquire Tahoe Resources Inc. in a stock-and-cash deal it valued at more than $1 billion (U.S.). Under the friendly agreement, Tahoe shareholders will receive $3.40 in cash or 0.2403 Pan American shares for each Tahoe share. The maximum cash available under the offer is $275 million and there are 56 million 5

November 12, 2018 9:00 PM Celebrities offer thanks, condolences in death of Stan Lee

Celebrities offer their thanks, remembrances and condolences in the death of Marvel legend Stan Lee, who died Monday at age 95. “There will never be another Stan Lee. For decades he provided both young and old with adventure, escape, comfort, confidence, inspiration, strength, friendship and joy. He exuded love and kindness and will leave an indelible 10

November 11, 2018 9:06 PM Ottawa to encourage more countries to offer contraception, abortion

MONTREAL—Canada will continue to encourage other countries to offer more family planning services including contraception and abortion because they’re key to fighting poverty, the country’s international development minister said Sunday. Marie-Claude Bibeau said Canada will continue to speak “frankly” with other countries on the need for such services 6

November 10, 2018 12:05 AM Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I change my age to 64?

Then again, it’s never wise to superimpose a North American sensibility on the Dutch. These impossibly gorgeous people cycle around like kamikazes without helmets and pump fries with mayo into their svelte bodies. They live in an enchanted land where tulips and windmills coexist in perfect harmony. The Dutch were about four decades ahead of the curve 23

November 7, 2018 12:25 AM Former Wolfpack player Quinn Ngawati in demand from Canadian rugby teams

The 19-year-old from Victoria, the first Canadian-born player to appear in a professional rugby league game, is now training with the Canadian rugby sevens team. To do so, he turned down an offer to play for the Canada Wolverines in their bid to qualify for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup. The six-foot-four 240-pound Ngawati left the Toronto Wolfpack 13

November 4, 2018 3:02 PM In ‘SNL’s’ cold open, Fox News hosts offer some thoughts on the migrant caravan

After two weeks off the air, “Saturday Night Live” wasted no time diving back into politics. The show’s cold open focused on many of the claims being made about the caravan of Central Americans — what The Washington Post’s Michael E. Miller called “a sea of weary men, women and children, borne forward in waves by nothing more than their blistered, bleeding 15

November 1, 2018 11:37 AM Encana to buy Newfield Exploration in all-stock deal, plans to raise dividend

CALGARY—Encana Corp. has signed a deal to acquire Newfield Exploration Co. in an all-stock offer it said was worth about $5.5 (U.S.) billion. Under the deal announced Thursday, Newfield shareholders will receive 2.6719 Encana shares for each share of Newfield common stock. “This strategic combination advances our strategy and is immediately accretive 14