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Belgium’s ambassador to Canada says there are plenty of opportunities for trade and investment between his country and Western Canada. Raoul Delcorde says the northwestern European nation invested $3.3-billion in Canada in 2013, but has had a less visible presence in B.C. and Alberta. He says that will change when …

With a strong consolidation strategy and more expensive cars in its showrooms, car dealer Vertu Motors (VTU) has just reported record interim profit growth and its eighth consecutive half-year increase in like-for-like used car sales. Even the unfortunate timing of its VW dealership acquisition is paying off, so far. Just …

Intertek Group has agreed to acquire Professional Service Industries for $330 million on a cash-free and debt-free basis. This is equivalent to a 7.6x multiple based on adjusted LTM EBITDA of US$43 million for the 12 months to 31 August. PSI is a leading US based provider of testing and …

AN Iceland video about its range of bread has been banned for oversimplifying the baking process and the number of ingredients. The online video ad showed various bread products, the exterior of a windmill and an interview with a baker who appeared to be inside the windmill, and said: “Our …

A man who was born without a penis hopes to have one surgically constructed using skin, blood vessels and nerves from his arm. Andrew Wardle, 40, from Greater Manchester was born with bladder exstrophy, which is where the bladder forms outside of the body. As a result, he was born …

Prince Harry was in his element tonight as he charmed – and was charmed by – some of the bravest sick children in the country. After being hilariously mistaken for a balloon-modelling clown, the prince looked visibly touched as he was given a beautifully-made pottery penguin by another young admirer. …

Professional footballers suffer more from depression and anxiety than the general public, with more than a third of current and former players reporting symptoms, according to a study by the world players’ union FIFPro. Of 826 players surveyed, 38 percent of current players and 35 percent of former professionals said …

In Euripides’ The Bacchae, the women of Thebes have been driven into frenzy by the god Dionysus, who arrives in mortal guise to secure his cult and punish those who will not submit to his rites. In the mountains, the bacchants revel and rave, and the city’s king, a priggish …

So, farewell, Henning Mankell, the creator of Kurt Wallander, the melancholy Swedish detective who has charmed millions on page and on screen with his gloomy reflections on life, corruption and immorality. “The fundamental driving force for me is to create a change in the world we live in… It’s about …

Last week, Auburn Deputy Mayor Salim Mehajer announced that he plans to ride the weird trajectory of his viral fame all the way to Kirribilli House, and given our fair nation’s revolving door policy when it comes to Prime Minsters, he may even get his wish. Thanks to the recent …