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Domestic steelmakers angry as Ottawa waives tariffs on another $110-million worth of U.S. steel

Canada is waiving retaliatory tariffs on another $110 million worth of U.S. steel, deepening tensions with domestic producers who are pushing for tougher trade restrictions on foreign imports.Last July, Finance Canada imposed tariffs on $16.6 billion worth of U.S. steel, aluminum and other goods, including a 25 per cent steel tariff. It subsequently offered reprieves…



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Inside Shopify’s vision of an e-commerce system to rival Amazon

Los Angeles — Shopify Inc. has a place in downtown Los Angeles that adheres to the nondescript tech-space aesthetic pioneered by Apple stores: clean white walls, blonde wood accents, brightly lit.Situated on the ground floor of an old warehouse building in a revitalized district full of boutique shops and eateries, just a few blocks from…



How Jordan Peterson became the face of an MBA program in Texas

How Jordan Peterson became the face of an MBA program in Texas

To meet Jordan Peterson, a once obscure University of Toronto psychology professor turned bestselling author and free speech warrior, Jeff Sandefer piloted his Cessna Citation through a pea soup fog to Des Moines, Iowa, from Austin, Texas, last fall.Sandefer made a fortune in the oil industry, started a private investment firm, got hooked on education…