Tag: Deal

Here’s what Britain’s Brexit trade deal with the EU will change

For businesses, the trade deal between Britain and the European Union comes as a relief, mitigating some of the worst disruption they face, but it won’t be a full substitute for membership of the bloc. With the U.K. no longer part of the EU’s customs union and single market, trade won’t flow as smoothly as…

Canada and United Kingdom make stopgap deal to avert tariffs after Brexit

OTTAWA – Canada and the United Kingdom have inked a temporary agreement that will head off an automatic increase in tariffs that was set to kick in when Britain leaves the European Union next week. Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the last-minute deal on Tuesday, ensuring Canadian goods such as maple syrup , lobster,…

Sources: Phillies finalizing deal with Dombrowski

6:02 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” Dave Dombrowski is finalizing a deal to take over as president of baseball operations for the Philadelphia Phillies, ending their search for a top executive with one of the most accomplished of…

The LCBO and SkipTheDishes deal to home deliver alcohol is on ‘pause’ after criticism from locked-down small businesses and restaurateurs

Skip ahead only two days after the LCBO announced a deal with SkipTheDishes to home deliver pandemic beer, wine and booze in Toronto, and Ontario’s finance minister and premier are asking the Crown liquor corporation to skip the arrangement — for now. On Sunday, facing criticism from locked-down bars and restaurants trying to eke out…

BlackBerry shares soar in wake of Amazon deal to develop vehicle data platform

WATERLOO, Ont. – Shares in BlackBerry Ltd. gained nearly 40 per cent in the wake of a deal with Amazon Web Services to develop and market BlackBerry’s intelligent vehicle data platform, IVY. Financial terms of the multi-year agreement were not immediately available. The company says BlackBerry IVY is a cloud-connected software platform that helps provide…