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Mexico says deal to repeal US steel tariffs could be close

Published: 2019-05-15T00:22:30Z 

... of the tariffs," Mexican Economy Minister Graciela Marquez told Canadian ... When asked in a news conference if Mexico would target Democratic ...

Atlantic Canadians becoming more politically engaged: Dal study

Published: 2019-05-14T23:26:15Z 

"What becomes interesting about a finding like that is Atlantic Canadians show that they have economic responsibility, which is usually associated with ...

Government of Canada creates Advisory Council on Artificial Intelligence

Published: 2019-05-14T21:11:15Z 

Leading researchers, academics and business executives will advise on how to build on Canada's strength in artificial intelligence in a way that ...

Ontario Liberal MPs want to run on economy rather than environment in October

Published: 2019-05-14T21:00:20Z 

CBC News has obtained the ranked list of priorities for provincial caucus ... Ontario Liberal MPs would rather spend time talking about Canadians' ...

The Government of Canada Announces Winners of the Smart Cities Challenge

Published: 2019-05-14T20:48:45Z 

Today, the Honourable Fran├žois-Philippe Champagne, Canada's Minister of ... the potential of connected technology and data to improve the lives of Canadians. ... $10 million prize for its proposal to create a Circular Food Economy.

Government Invests in Canada's First National Bioeconomy Strategy to Help Grow a Clean Economy

Published: 2019-05-14T20:26:15Z 

Bioindustrial Innovation Canada (BIC) is a not-for-profit business accelerator based in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. BIC is focused on enabling Ontario ...

/CORRECTION from Source -- Royal Canadian Mint/

Published: 2019-05-14T19:30:00Z 

In the news release, The Royal Canadian Mint Celebrates CN's ... CN's important role in developing Canada's economy and sense of national identity.

US-China Trade War Threatens To Shrink Canada's Economy By Enough To Kill 150000 Jobs: BMO

Published: 2019-05-14T19:18:45Z 

MONTREAL — The sudden escalation in the U.S.-China trade war could have serious consequences for Canada, according to economists at the ...

With limited spending opportunities, cash-rich Canadian oil firms turn to buybacks

Published: 2019-05-14T15:33:45Z 

Canadian oil producers are raking in the highest revenues in five years ... "They are competing against the U.S., and it's the most business-friendly ...

Cash-rich Canadian oil firms favor buybacks as other options narrow

Published: 2019-05-14T15:11:15Z 

"Canada is not a friendly place to do business. The cost of capital has gone up and that is referenced in valuations," Lau said. "They are competing ...

Will a 40-year low in unemployment help the Liberals win re-election?

Published: 2019-05-14T14:48:45Z 

The economic news last week was welcome. Canada has hit a 40-year low in unemployment, according to a Statistics Canada report released May 10 ...

Canadian dollar sticks to narrow range as trade war fears linger

Published: 2019-05-14T13:41:15Z 

The Canadian dollar was little changed against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday ... including oil, so its economy could be hurt by a slowdown in the global flow of ... Domestic data showed that home prices failed to rise for the eighth ...

Canadian Bankruptcies Jump At Fastest Pace Since Financial Crisis

Published: 2019-05-14T12:43:31Z 

Higher interest rates and a record-large debt burden are taking their toll on Canadians, with the number of households filing for insolvency hitting an ...

Will China Trade Worries Cause Another Week of TSX Index Losses?

Published: 2019-05-14T12:00:00Z 

The news hit tech stocks particularly hard, while almost every sector ... The current trade spat with China won't hurt Canadian Pacific's business ...

Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Published: 2019-05-14T11:37:30Z 

Canadian and U.S. equity futures rebounded Tuesday as investors' fears over ... could derail the global economy, has rattled share markets in recent weeks, ... In corporate news, Morgan Stanley upgraded Coca-Cola to "overweight" ...

If house prices continue to drop, certain businesses will feel the pain

Published: 2019-05-14T10:52:30Z 

While this is good news for prospective homebuyers, how it will affect ... Canadians are caught in a lose-lose battle with an economy at odds with itself.

Pay attention to business , Sudbury chamber parties urges federal parties

Published: 2019-05-14T02:59:50Z 

Business leaders in Sudbury are urging Canada's federal parties to give the needs of business high priority as they draw closer to the 2019 federal ...