CBC - Business Sears Canada plans restructuring, files for creditor protection 2017-06-22T08:55:58.000000000-04:00 Shares in Sears Canada were halted Thursday morning after the retailer said it is seeking court protection from its creditors while it restructures. Warren Buffet's company buys into troubled Home Capital Group 2017-06-22T06:36:26.000000000-04:00 Home Capital Group Inc. says American investment firm Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has agreed to indirectly acquire $400 million of its common shares in a private placement and provide a new $2 billion line of credit to its subsidiary, Home Trust Company. 2nd wave of softwood lumber duties sets up 'dangerous' talks for Canada 2017-06-22T05:00:00.000000000-04:00 The other shoe is set to drop for softwood lumber producers Friday as the U.S. Commerce Department is expected to reveal preliminary anti-dumping duties on Canadian imports. Could a levy on ISPs help promote Canadian content in the new digital world? 2017-06-22T05:00:00.000000000-04:00 While the "internet tax" proposed by the Commons heritage committee was criticized for piling more fees onto consumers, many in the media industry feel it had the right intention, writes Ramona Pringle. Why wages aren't rising while workers remain in short supply: Don Pittis 2017-06-22T05:00:00.000000000-04:00 Where did inflation go and how do we get it back? As Canada readies for its latest look at the state of rising prices, struggling workers want to know. Potash Corp., Agrium to be called Nutrien once merger closes 2017-06-21T15:54:07.000000000-04:00 Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan and Agrium Inc. of Calgary have announced a new merging company name: Nutrien. George Clooney selling tequila brand in $1B US deal 2017-06-21T14:52:00.000000000-04:00 Global liquor behemoth Diageo says it will pay up to $1 billion US to buy a tequila brand co-founded by movie star George Clooney. Oil falls again, despite decline in US crude supplies 2017-06-21T13:46:44.000000000-04:00 Oil prices fell further on Wednesday, with the international benchmark for crude sliding below $45 US a barrel. Amazon takes aim at department stores with 'Prime Wardrobe' 2017-06-21T11:04:34.000000000-04:00 Amazon is hoping to claim more territory once held by department stores, essentially placing a dressing room in your house by testing a new service that lets members of its Prime program try on styles before they buy them. Royal Bank cutting 450 jobs, mainly at Toronto-area head offices 2017-06-21T11:01:36.000000000-04:00 Royal Bank of Canada said Wednesday it is cutting roughly 450 jobs, primarily at its head office locations in the Toronto area.