Indo-Pacific strategy pledges $2.3-billion over five years

Indo-Pacific strategy pledges .3-billion over five years

Minister of Foreign Affairs Mélanie Joly responds to questions as Minister of Public Safety Marco Mendocino listens during a news conference to announce Canada’s Indo-Pacific strategy in Vancouver on Nov. 27.DARRYL DYCK/The Canadian Press Canada has unveiled its Indo-Pacific strategy that will commit $2.3-billion over five years to expand military, security, trade and diplomatic ties … Read more

Senators could be ‘very active’ looking to add defenseman, GM says

Senators could be ‘very active’ looking to add defenseman, GM says

TORONTO — The Ottawa Senators could be looking to trade for a defenseman, according to general manager Pierre Dorion. “Very active,” Dorion said following the general managers meeting Tuesday. “Very active to see what’s out there, what’s going on. I wouldn’t tell you that our team is struggling. Obviously our record (5-9-1) doesn’t reflect how … Read more

Billionaire Jeff Bezos Is in Trouble

Billionaire Jeff Bezos Is in Trouble

Billionaire Jeff Bezos has been keeping a low profile in recent months. He briefly broke his silence last month to issue a dire warning about the economy at a time when economic concerns are running high. “Yep, the probabilities in this economy tell you to batten down the hatches,” Bezos posted on Twitter on Oct. … Read more

IKEA Asks Horror Game To Change So Folks Stop IKEA Comparisons

IKEA Asks Horror Game To Change So Folks Stop IKEA Comparisons

screenshot: Ziggy In an unexpected move, furniture giant Ikea has sent a solo indie developer a cease and desist letter reviewed by Kotakudemanding he make changes to his unreleased survival horror game set in an Ikea-like furniture store. Lawyers representing Ikea are claiming that the game commits trademark infringement because some press outlets have drawn … Read more

Canadiens acquire Nicolas Beaudin from Blackhawks

Canadiens acquire Nicolas Beaudin from Blackhawks

MONTREAL — Montreal Canadiens general manager Kent Hughes announced on Wednesday that the team has traded forward Cam Hillis to the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for defenseman Nicolas Beaudin. Beaudin, a 23-year-old left-handed defenseman, played 22 career games in the NHL with Chicago. The Chateauguay, QC native tallied two goals, four assists and served two … Read more

After two years of shipping snarls, things are starting to turn around

After two years of shipping snarls, things are starting to turn around

Container freight rates, which soared to record prices at the height of the pandemic, have been falling rapidly and container shipments on routes between Asia and the US have also plunged, logistics data shows. Anucha Sirivisansuwan | Time | Getty Images After two years of port congestions and container shortages, disruptions are now easing as … Read more

Five potential trade destinations for Draymond Green

Five potential trade destinations for Draymond Green

While Green is away from the team, the Warriors first need to make things right with Poole. Of course, his extension negotiations will be factored into this especially since the deadline for rookie-scale extensions is a day before the start of the regular season. Recent deals for Anfernee Simons (four years, $100 million), RJ Barrett … Read more

Exports to CPTPP countries outpaced exports elsewhere

Exports to CPTPP countries outpaced exports elsewhere

Growth in Canada’s exports to countries in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific has outpaced that of its exports elsewhere, according to Mary Ng, the country’s minister of international trade, export promotion, small business and economic development. That’s in keeping with the trade bloc’s announcement, at last weekend’s review meeting, that the deal had … Read more

Apple one step closer to ditching its Lightning charger in Europe | What The Tech

Apple one step closer to ditching its Lightning charger in Europe |  What The Tech

The European Union is one step closer to forcing Apple and other electronics vendors to use a single charging standard for devices such as phones and tablets. On Tuesday, the European Parliament gave final approval to new rules that are expected to apply to small and medium-sized electronics beginning at the end of 2024. Larger … Read more

Chychrun still requesting trade from Coyotes

Chychrun still requesting trade from Coyotes

Scottsdale, Ariz. — Jakob Chychrun said he still wants to be traded from the Arizona Coyotes, but the 24-year-old defenseman remains on their roster with training camp set to open Thursday. Chychrun said he and the Coyotes agreed early last season it was best for each party that he be traded, but that did not … Read more