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Canada’s top court rules Google must remove results worldwide

Canada’s top court rules Google must remove results worldwide

Written by on June 29, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian courts can force internet search leader Google to remove results worldwide, the country’s top court ruled on Wednesday, drawing criticism from civil liberties groups arguing such a move sets a precedent for censorship on the internet. In its 7-2 decision, Canada’s Supreme Court found that a court in the country can […]

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No more state-sponsored cyberattacks between China and Canada

No more state-sponsored cyberattacks between China and Canada

Written by on June 26, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

(Reuters) – China and Canada have signed an agreement vowing not to conduct state-sponsored cyberattacks against each other aimed at stealing trade secrets or other confidential business information. The agreement was reached during talks between Canada’s national security and intelligence adviser, Daniel Jean, and senior communist party official Wang Yongqing, a statement dated June 22 […]

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Canadian fintech is revitalizing the startup scene attracting major funding

Canadian fintech is revitalizing the startup scene attracting major funding

Written by on January 4, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

TORONTO (Reuters) – Venture capital-backed investment in Canadian financial technology companies hit its highest level in almost two decades last year, even as the flow of funds into major fintech markets like the United States declined, according to sector data. Fintechs, or companies that use innovative technology to revamp everything from banking to fraud security, […]

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Canadian telcos borrowing big to fund acquisitions and projects

Canadian telcos borrowing big to fund acquisitions and projects

Written by on August 15, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canadian telecom companies are rushing to secure cheap money to fund acquisitions and big infrastructure projects as their reliance on customer appetite for internet services grows. Take Canada’s BCE Inc, better known to its millions of internet and telephone customers as Bell, which this week raised C$1.5 billion ($1.2 billion) in debt, […]

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Canadian judge rejects request for injunction against Uber

Written by on July 6, 2015 in Snippets with 0 Comments

TORONTO (Reuters) – An Ontario court on Friday rejected the city of Toronto’s request for an injunction to halt Uber’s operations in Canada’s largest city. Judge Sean Dunphy dismissed the application and said there was no evidence the company operates as a taxi broker, according to a copy of the ruling provided by Uber. “We […]

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