News in Review - February 1999 Down on the Farm: Crisis in Agriculture

As an industry, farming has placed Canada in the forefront of developed nations, and historically, farm products have been among our major exports. But the Canadian family farm has also been a social institution in and of itself, as anyone who has ever spent time at one of Canada’s many agricultural exhibitions knows. This News in Review report examines how ...
  • 1999
  • 00:10:37
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1999

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Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 9, Episode 2

A new Dragon exercises his will and tightens his wallet; an athletic pitch hopes to line-up a deal; and siblings try to yodel their way into the Dragons’ hearts. Pitches in this episode: Pure Vibe Fitness Studio; RosterBot; The Naked Nursing Tank; Schnitzel Queen; PÜR Gum.
  • 2014
  • 00:43:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/19/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 1, Volume 1

Episode 1: The Dragons make their debut, as hopeful entrepreneurs pitch a portable, multi-use exercise device using rubber bands; an exercise “banana” that helps women tighten their pelvic muscles; electronic gift cards; Omega-3 salad dressing; napping centres for overtired executives; and a tidal-powered turbine to generate electricity. - - Episode 6: Ideas pitched in this episode include glass that can be ...
  • 2006
  • 01:25:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 1, Volume 2

Episode 2: High-stakes venture capital continues with competitors pitching an optical store for women only; cards with symbols that help people optimize performance and moods; a device that helps computers save electricity; binoculars for fog and sandstorms; a blanket that keeps bathwater hot; and a portable hand sanitizer. - - Episode 4: Eager entrepreneurs looking for investors pitch business ideas that ...
  • 2006
  • 01:26:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 2, Volume 1

Episode 1: The Dragons consider Master Moves, an abdominal muscle core training system; a technology news website that superimposes advertising onto bikinis; a sports trivia business; a plastic case to protect bananas; and a collapsible heavy-duty bag. - - Episode 2: Tempers flare in the Den when the Dragons take down a young entrepreneur with big dreams and a bad idea. ...
  • 2007
  • 01:22:15
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 2, Volume 2

Episode 4: Will the Dragons get sucked into a deal with a horse vacuum manufacturer? Or will they go stylish and invest in baby punk clothing? Watch pitches on Baby Kaede Clothing Company, Home Safe Environmental Testing, Anivac, The Stair Walker, Obbi, Leisure Skates, Coretection, Cold Buddy and Add-vanced bottle system. - - Episode 7: The Dragons zero in on a ...
  • 2007
  • 01:25:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 3, Volume 1

Episode 1: The Dragons all want part of the action with KickSpike, golf shoes with retractable spikes. But will they miss a green opportunity with Pizza Pak reusable pizza tray? Other highlights include: Fit 2 Touch, a couples workout system; Kuli Kuli, a hip movement game; The Litter House, a high-end cat litter cover; Hybrid Backpack; and Softshell Computers, a ...
  • 2008
  • 01:24:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

Charly and Max get involved Dreaming big

Max wants to buy a scooter and realizes that he will have to keep to a very tight budget in order to achieve his goal.
  • 2014
  • 00:01:40
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/03/2014

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The Fifth Estate Earl Jones: In Trust

Disgraced Montreal financial advisor Earl Jones orchestrated a Ponzi scheme that defrauded his investors of $50 million over two decades. The Fifth Estate gained exclusive access to the Jones bankruptcy proceedings led by forensic accountant Gilles Robillard, who combed through boxes of cheques, ATM and credit card statements dating back to 1987. Robillard takes reporter Hana Gartner through the money ...
  • 2010
  • 00:42:49
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Marketplace Easy Loans: Uneasy Money

Canadians are taking on record levels of household debt, and money is top of mind for many trying to tighten their belts. But if you need cash, are companies being clear about what you're signing up for? In this episode, Marketplace investigates the business tactics of a popular loan company that offers easy loans to people who need money. Host Erica Johnson ...
  • 2015
  • 00:21:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/04/2015