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Iran's trade with Azerbaijan rises over 60%
Trade exchanges between Tehran and Baku increased by over 60 percent, in the last seven months, said the governor general of Iran's northwestern province of Ardabil.
Iran to encourage OPEC members to join output freeze plan
Iran was ready to encourage other OPEC members to join a plan to freeze output to bring stability to the oil market, said the country's deputy oil minister on Monday.
Renault Iran sales up 127% in September
French carmaker Renault announced that automobile sales to Iran surged by 127 percent in September.
German railway operator keen to contribute to NSTC
A leading German railway company has expressed willingness to use the International North-South Transport Corridor (NSTC) and begin delivering goods from Europe to Iran via Azerbaijan Republic.
Iran's 'A157' awarded at India's Library filmfest
Library International Film Festival (LIFF) of India announced its top three films which included Behrouz Nouranipour's chilling war documentary 'A157'.
How a Toronto-based church is attracting millennials in droves
With an avant-garde rock band, an Australian pastor in skinny jeans at the mic and Drake-inspired graphics behind him, C3 might seem more like Coachella than what it really is ? church.
Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders says grey police cars 'very identifiable'
Toronto Police Service Chief Mark Saunders says "no deep thought" went into changing the colour scheme of police cars in Toronto. He took responsibility for the change on Monday.
Killer of 8-year-old Tori Stafford to ask for new trial today
The man convicted of killing eight-year-old Victoria Stafford seven years ago will ask Ontario's top court for a new trial on Monday, trying to pin the blame on his accomplice.
Former Toronto MP picks up the pieces 1 year after losing 'punch in the gut' election
It?s been a year since Andrew Cash, the former NDP MP for the Toronto riding of Davenport, lost his seat in an election that saw many established politicians swept out of power in a Liberal wave.
What it's like being the 1st openly transgender player in National Women's Hockey League
Harrison Browne, a professional hockey player who once represented Canada on the international stage, has taken the bold step to change his name and listed gender in the league he plays for.
Walmart food waste caught on camera: 'They just toss it freely,' says former worker
A former worker at almost a dozen Walmart stores in the Vancouver area says he saw 'disturbing' food waste at the big retailer. On every shift at almost every store, he says, he saw loads of what appeared to be good food dumped. Walmart say it only discards inedible food.
Wallonia's veto in trade deal about everything but Canada: Don Pittis
French-speaking Belgians know and love Canada. But the country's complex politics make Wallonia an intransigent bastion of hard-left politics in a pro-trade Europe.
You're never going to retire ? and here's why
People are living longer and working longer, and that's changing the definition of retirement. Peter Armstrong spoke with financial experts to see what retirement is going to mean for people just starting out in their careers today.
Health Minister Jane Philpott announces new food labelling, marketing regulations
Federal Heath Minister Jane Philpott will consult with Canadians to develop a healthy eating strategy that will overhaul Canada's food guide and include new rules for marketing and labelling aimed at kids.
AT&T CEO expects Time Warner deal clearances; shares fall
AT&T Inc Chief Executive Randall Stephenson on Monday told investors he expects the planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc to receive regulatory clearances as investors showed skepticism by pushing shares of both companies lower. AT&T said on Saturday it had agreed to buy Time Warner for $107.50 per share, giving it control of cable TV channels HBO and CNN, film studio Warner Bros, and other coveted assets in a deal that will reshape the media landscape if it receives government approvals. "While regulators will often times have concerns with vertical integrations, those are always remedied by conditions imposed on the merger, so that's how we envision this one to play out," Stephenson told CNBC in an interview.
Wall St. opens higher as M&A activity boosts confidence
AT&T was down 2.5 percent at $36.51 after the telecommunications company said it would buy Time Warner Inc for $85.4 billion. Time Warner Inc was down 2.1 percent at $87.53. "The deal activity suggests that companies are feeling positive about the prospects of the economy and that is encouraging," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at First Standard Financial.
China's HNA to buy 25 percent stake in Hilton for $6.5 billion
Chinese aviation and shipping conglomerate HNA Group said on Monday it would buy about 25 percent of hotel operator and manager Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc from biggest shareholder Blackstone Group LP for $6.5 billion. Shares of Hilton, whose brands include Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Curio and Double Tree as well as Hilton, rose as much as 3.71 percent to $23.76 in early trading. HNA Group will buy the stake for $26.25 per share, representing a premium of 14.6 percent to Hilton's closing price on Friday and valuing the hotel company at about $26 billion.
Citi denies involvement in illegal money transfer on behalf of MTN
ABUJA (Reuters) - Citigroup has denied being involved in any illegal foreign currency transfer on behalf of MTN Group , according to a presentation the U.S. bank gave to the Nigerian parliament.
Attacks that disrupted Twitter, Paypal, Spotify were just a dry run, hackers say
Could millions of connected cameras, thermostats and kids' toys bring the internet to its knees? It's beginning to look that way. The hacker group claiming responsibility for Friday's attacks says it has its sights set on a much bigger target.
Nintendo Switch hopes to succeed where Wii U sputtered
The Nintendo Switch aims to merge the dual home and portable platforms the venerable Japanese company has long been known for into a single, harmonious whole.
Toronto woman wrongly billed for Uber ride in Poland says she feels 'violated'
A Toronto woman is speaking out after she says she was billed for an Uber ride ordered on her account by someone thousands of kilometres away ? in Krakow, Poland.
U.S. presidential election uses hodge-podge of voting technology
Even though Americans in all 50 states will be voting for the same presidential candidates, they'll be making their choices in a variety of ways ? and not all voting methods are created equal.
Spencer Trask Joins UNICEF and CDC as Sponsor of 4th Annual World Polio Day Event
Spencer Trask & Co., a privately held advanced technology development company, today announced it will join UNICEF and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a sponsor of the 2016 World ...
Gallera: Pirellone illuminato per campagna vaccinazione polio
"End Polio Now"
8 Ways to Stay Healthy This Winter
As we head into the season when colds and flu reach epidemic proportions, it?s time to review what we can do to help fight the germs that cause these illnesses?and others, such as stomach bugs?an...
Polio : l'éradication, c'est ? toujours ? pour demain !
Le nombre de cas a diminué de plus de 99 % depuis 1988, mais tant qu'un seul enfant reste infecté, la maladie contagieuse peut à nouveau se répandre.
Set in the 1820s American frontier, this snowy thriller follows fur trapper Hugh Glass as he relentlessly seeks retribution against the companions who left him for dead in the Missouri River's icy waters after he was mauled by a bear.
Game of Thrones
Originally airing on HBO, this live-action fantasy series -- based on George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" novels -- charts the violent efforts of competing noble families to gain control of the vacant Westeros throne.
Bridge of Spies
At the height of the Cold War in 1960, the downing of an American spy plane and the pilot's subsequent capture by the Soviets draws Brooklyn attorney James Donovan into the middle of an intense effort to secure the aviator's release.
After emigrating from Ireland, Eilis Lacey readily adapts to the vastly different New York City, where she falls for a young Italian. But when tragedy pulls her back to her hometown, she finds her loyalties divided between two nations -- and two men.