Prem Watsa

Wow, Those Are Some Ugly Earnings Numbers

CP | Rob Gillies, The Associated Press | Posted 11.27.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - BlackBerry says it is committed to completing a series of major changes quickly after posting a nearly billion-dollar loss and a 45 per cent...

Major U.S. Carrier Removes BlackBerry From Stores

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.26.2013 | Canada Business

If the BlackBerry wants to survive as a consumer product, there’s one thing it really can’t live without: retail distribution. That’s why th...

Here's The Corporate Empire BlackBerry Is About To Join

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Business

It looks like embattled BlackBerry is about to be sold to Fairfax Financial Holdings, billionaire Prem Watsa's holding company. Few people outside...

Meet 'Canada's Warren Buffett,' BlackBerry's Apparent Saviour

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.24.2013 | Canada Business

The news Monday that Fairfax Financial Holdings has put a $4.7-billion U.S. bid for BlackBerry has cast an unprecedented spotlight on the Canadian fir...

SOLD?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Business

A consortium led by Fairfax Financial Holdings has offered to buy BlackBerry Ltd. Toronto-based Fairfax is offering US$9 cash for each share it doesn'...

Who Could Buy BlackBerry?

The Huffington Post Canada | Jacqueline Delange | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada Business

Beleaguered BlackBerry is exploring the possibility of putting itself up for sale, but who could snap it up? And who would want to? After the Canad...

BlackBerry Puts Itself Up For Sale

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada Business

Hopes of BlackBerry returning to its glory days have all but disappeared as the smartphone company delivered the most damning proof that its new phone...

Watching the Watchdog: Will This Man Bring Quality to Online Journalism?

Tim Knight | Posted 06.01.2013 | Canada
Tim Knight

He's young, lean, handsome, well over six feet tall, has dark, curly hair, a smile that makes women go weak at the knees, wants to build a better world and is the son of a famous Liberal Party leader. No, he's not the one you're thinking of. Instead of trying to become the next prime minister of Canada, this one's trying something even tougher.

George Bush Speech In Toronto Abruptly Cancelled

CBC | Posted 11.15.2011 | Canada

A breakfast hosted by a Toronto evangelical university featuring former U.S. president George W. Bush was abruptly cancelled Wednesday ami...