If investors were hoping to gain significant insight into the rollout of the recreational marijuana market in the financial results of the country’s three largest cannabis company, they came away disappointed. What they did see was an industry

Invest Ottawa Facilitates Global Expansion That Promises to Deliver Economic and Social Benefits in Canada’s Capital (Ottawa, November 13, 2018) – Motitech, a Bergen Norway-based company that develops technology to help older adults and indivi

Big changes are coming to the Ottawa international airport, with a $25-million renovation inside the terminal that will see a new and expanded food court and retail space, and the relocation of passenger screening to the third floor of the building.

Two men were charged Tuesday with a string of break-ins in the city’s east end, Ottawa police said. The arrests followed a police investigation into a series of break-ins involving businesses in the Walkley Road, Heron Road and Alta Vista Driv

With a goal of “Making Work Happier”, Desk Nibbles was created in 2016 to provide an easy and innovative snacking service for the workplace. How do they do it? First, they learn about your team and it’s snacking needs – any dietary restrictions, tas

Ottawa police said Tuesday they had charged six people with “numerous provincial offences” under new provincial cannabis legislation that requires retailers to be licensed by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. Police said they

Shopify Inc. will ban some right-wing organizations from its service after accusations from activists, such as Canadian non-profit group North99, that it was supporting hate-promoting groups. The Ottawa-based e-commerce company tweaked its rules to

Despite sharp declines in the number of real estate listings across Ottawa, the average price for residential homes sold in October increased only modestly compared with a year earlier while condominiums fetched only marginally more than they did in

Invest Ottawa, lead economic development agency for Canada’s Capital, Ville de Gatineau, ID Gatineau and IN-SEC-M, the national non-profit industry cyber organization, today announced the official launch of a joint marketing strategy that aims to at

The Ottawa Senators Hockey Club said it has secured a $30 million short-term credit line with BMO Bank of Montreal’s corporate finance division. The hockey club said the five-year loan will be used to give the team access to short-term credit as wel

Ordinarily, this would be a very big deal.  The day after Ottawa’s civic elections, software company Assent Compliance revealed it had raised $130 million from investors to finance future growth — one of this year’s biggest equity invest

After the shock comes the wait. Five weeks after tornadoes ransacked parts of the capital region, victims are left to ponder their fate and why it seems to take so long to return to normal. “We’re used to working 12-hour days,” say

The modern face of farming in this region is changing. In the first of a multi-part series, this paper looks at the evolution underway in agriculture and how it’s changing our rural and urban communities. On Saturday: Urban farmers. When the f

Minutes before the September 30, 2018, midnight deadline, Canada reached a new free-trade agreement with Mexico and the United States. The new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) replaces the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), whi

Shopify handily topped expectations Thursday when it reported third quarter revenues of $270.1 million, up 58 per cent from $171.5 million during the same period a year earlier, and significantly ahead of the consensus estimate of $255 million. (All

An Ottawa startup has been awarded $50,000 by the Ontario Brain Institute for its new suite of products that aim to help elder care facilities become more social. According to Elizabeth Audette-Bourdeau, chief executive officer of Ottawa’s Wel

Having won the Academy of Chocolate’s 2016 Golden Bean for making the world’s best bean-to-bar chocolate, the Almonte couple behind Hummingbird Chocolate Maker have to wonder if one day their company might be comparably recognized by the

Chuck Rifici and Bruce Linton briefly found common cause when the marijuana industry launched, but relations fractured under the pressure of building Tweed Marijuana at warp speed. Linton and his allies on the board of directors sacked Rifici, who i

The jobless rate for the national capital region dropped to 4.5 per cent in September, from 4.7 per cent in August, Statistics Canada reported Friday. This marked the seventh straight month the unemployment rate was below five per cent, normally a s

The founder of cannabis “industry trailblazer” Canopy Growth has been named the Ottawa Board of Trade and Ottawa Business Journal’s 2018 CEO of the Year. Bruce Linton, Founder, Chairman and Co-CEO of Canopy Growth Corporation will

If last month’s tornadoes affected the business of buying and selling homes in Ottawa it was not immediately evident in the data published this week by the Ottawa Real Estate Board. The number of homes and condominiums sold across the city app

ALMONTE — It’s called Vodkow and, yes, it’s vodka from a cow. Because any udder name would just be wrong. The Dairy Distillery is on the verge of commercial production in a gorgeous new building with a “modern barn” look and

No one doubted this deal would be approved. Canopy Growth, the Smiths Falls marijuana products company, confirmed Wednesday that shareholders representing more than 95 per cent of the company’s shares have approved a deal that will see Constellation

One of the most impressive aspects of the capital region’s response to Friday’s tornadoes was how quickly everything was locked down. If you had managed to reach Dunrobin less than an hour after a tornado destroyed more than 50 homes and

The terrifying thing about tornadoes is their randomness, with disproportionately few suffering the brunt of the pain. So it was in the capital region Friday when mere hundreds of households — out of more than half a million across the region — were