Cenovus Energy to buy Husky Energy for C$24 billion

FILE PHOTO: Rows of steam generators line a road at the Cenovus Energy Christina Lake Steam-Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) project 120 km (74 miles) south of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Todd Korol/File Photo(Reuters) – Canadian oil and

Once Meccas of Retail Therapy, Now Homes to Elder Americans

George and Pat Ritzinger moved five years ago to a community that few would initially consider a retirement mecca: a former shopping center site in Wayzata, Minn. They had spent the previous 15 years in a townhouse development in the

HDB resales hit 10-year high in Q3 as prices surge

The Housing Board resale market roared to life in the third quarter amid a recession triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic, with transactions surging to a 10-year high and prices growing at the fastest clip in the past eight years. In

Wall Street closes higher, trade choppy as U.S. stimulus talks eyed

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Shares on Wall Street ended higher on Thursday in choppy trading, as investors cheered the prospect of more fiscal stimulus to support a pandemic-damaged U.S. economy, with more data pointing to a slowing labor market recovery.FILE

Global markets: Sentiment sapped by COVID surge, stimulus stalemate

LONDON (Reuters) – World shares slid to a two-week low on Thursday, and oil steadied after another heavy fall, as a surge in global COVID-19 cases and fractious U.S. stimulus talks kept financial markets cautious.FILE PHOTO: Traders looks at financial

S&P ends choppy session lower as U.S. stimulus talks drag on

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s three major averages closed lower on Wednesday after a volatile trading session, as investors worried whether difficult negotiations in Washington would produce a deal for a fresh U.S. coronavirus stimulus package.FILE PHOTO: The front facade of

Wall Street muted with eyes on stimulus

FILE PHOTO: The front facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen in New York City, New York, U.S., June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes were muted at the open on Wednesday as investors