The Calgary-based airline announced it will take delivery of up to 45 turboprop planes over the next six years. Until now, the airline has exclusively used Boeing jets in its fleet.
Oil prices rose Tuesday after a strong showing by the U.S. manufacturing sector signaled more demand for energy products.
Union workers have rejected Caterpillar Inc.'s latest contract offer and walked off the job at Caterpillar's plant in Joliet.
Hyundai Motor Co. plans to hire 877 more workers to add a third shift at its Montgomery, Alabama, assembly plant so it can crank out more Sonata midsize cars and Elantra compacts.
Toyota's resurgence is hurting rivals. Honda Motor Co. and General Motors Co. are both expected to report double-digit sales declines in April, according to Kelley Blue Book.
Chinese manufacturing expanded for a fifth straight month in April in data that analysts say indicate the country's economic activity is picking up moderately.
Ford Motor Co. is adding a third shift to a Cleveland plant next week so it can meet demand for more-efficient engines.
The new CEO of struggling BlackBerry maker Research in Motion Ltd. will make his first major speech Tuesday amid the company's difficulties competing with flashier, consumer-oriented phones.
In court papers filed Friday, Yahoo Inc. now says Facebook's online social network infringes on 12 of its Internet patents, up from 10.
A plant run by The Coca-Cola Co. in China has been shut down by regulators because of chlorine levels found in the drinks it produces.
Learjet executives say an expansion at the company's plant in west Wichita could bring at least 450 new jobs to the city.
Sales of Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs are so strong that their factory will stay open through the normal two-week summer shutdown.
Engine maker Briggs & Stratton plans on trimming about 250 jobs at an Alabama manufacturing plant.
California fuel cell maker Bloom Energy has broken ground for a new manufacturing facility at the site of a former Chrysler assembly plant in Newark.
The auto industry may have steered its way around another crisis, avoiding a second major disruption of its supply chain in a year.
A published report says Apple Inc. uses subsidiaries in low-tax nations as part of a strategy that enables the technology giant to cut its global tax bill by billions of dollars every year.
China Eastern Airlines is buying 20 Boeing 777 jets worth nearly $6B while also selling five Airbus A340s to the U.S. plane maker because they're costlier to run, the Shanghai-based airline said.
Trade officials want more small and mid-size businesses to boost their export capacity, which only requires "a good website," according to one Bill Keith.
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Companies have shifted business from space exploration. Lockheed Martin Corp. closed its shuttle tank production line in New Orleans in 2010, ending the jobs of about 1,400 workers.