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What Finance glossed over in its response to the IMF report on Canada's economy

Published: 2019-05-23T00:45:00Z 

Finance noted that the IMF "affirmed" that Canada posted the strongest economic growth in the Group of Seven in 2017, that the jobless rate had fallen ...

Canada is betting on climate failure

Published: 2019-05-22T21:11:15Z 

Oil and gas extraction has been a cornerstone of Canada's economy for ... This is great news for public health, which will improve as a result of ...

Government of Canada supports climate action by Smart Prosperity Institute and the Institute of the ...

Published: 2019-05-22T20:02:16Z 

Increasing climate education, awareness, and action by Canadians across ... efforts to protect the environment and transition to a cleaner economy.

Federal government invests to strengthen Indigenous tourism and create middle class jobs

Published: 2019-05-22T20:02:16Z 

Tourism is steadily becoming an important economic contributor to, and job creator for, Indigenous communities across the country. The Canadian ...

No windfall for Canada in US-China trade fight: experts

Published: 2019-05-22T19:52:30Z 

Canadian economic observers have been warning for weeks that Canada should brace for Beijing favouring U.S. goods and dealing a further blow to ...

Matériaux spécialisés Louiseville will be able to improve its productivity and continue its growth

Published: 2019-05-22T19:33:16Z 

To continue its operations more effectively, the company will receive a repayable contribution of $387,480 from Canada Economic Development for ...

Oil production held back

Published: 2019-05-22T18:57:18Z 

The CEO of Encana Corp. says Western Canada's Montney oil and gas .... Party's deputy leader, Tom Watson described the news as "devastating. .... even at a time of anxiety — we have seen the Canadian economy flourish over the ...

Steel and aluminum tariffs lifted, providing steelworkers with welcome good news

Published: 2019-05-22T18:45:00Z 

"When the U.S. imposed tariffs, we stood up for Canada's economy and our steel and aluminum workers and their families. We immediately retaliated ...

Renewing Canadian Coast Guard fleet and supporting jobs in Atlantic Canada

Published: 2019-05-22T17:58:38Z 

... Minister of Rural Economic Development, visited the Dartmouth Canadian Coast ... Canada's partners for large ship construction under the National ...

Four Montérégie and Centre-du-Québec companies continue to expand

Published: 2019-05-22T17:53:55Z 

"Our government is empowering Canadian companies to become more competitive and to prosper in the global economy. The investment in ...

Prime Minister announces renewal of Canadian Coast Guard fleet

Published: 2019-05-22T17:44:49Z 

VANCOUVER, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Coast Guard saves lives, protects the environment, and helps our economy grow, while keeping ...

Parliamentary Secretary Dan Vandal announces investment in the Manitoba Trade Accelerator ...

Published: 2019-05-22T16:52:30Z 

By helping our Canadian businesses export to new markets, we are helping to create better paying jobs at home, grow the national economy and ...

Busting the myth that Canadians are polarized on climate and immigration

Published: 2019-05-22T15:56:15Z 

The strong and vocal differences amplified by news media, however, cast a ... Supermajorities can be found on economic, social, and environmental ...

IMF Warns Easing Canadian Real Estate Rules Like Stress Test Is "Ill Advised"

Published: 2019-05-22T15:35:00Z 

IMF Warns Easing Canadian Real Estate Rules Like Stress Test Is "Ill ... The organization didn't provide numbers, so we pulled a couple of data sets. ...... The Canadian economy may now be so dependent on money laundering, that ...

CIBC says drop in big-city mortgage markets has been larger and longer than expected

Published: 2019-05-22T15:10:35Z 

Following the release of second-quarter financial results Wednesday morning, CIBC's head of personal and small business banking for Canada, ...

Investments in the LGBTQ2 community to help Canada welcome the world

Published: 2019-05-22T14:48:45Z 

Some of Canada's largest Pride events—including Fierté Montréal, Pride ... Regional economic development agencies will work with Fierté Canada ...

Canadian dollar reverses from four-week high as oil prices slide

Published: 2019-05-22T14:27:07Z 

The Bank of Canada, which will make an interest rate decision next week, has projected that the economy barely grew in the first quarter of the year.

Retail sales on the rise

Published: 2019-05-22T12:55:06Z 

Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 1.1 per cent to $51.3 billion in March ... Labour Party's deputy leader, Tom Watson described the news as "devastating. .... we have seen the Canadian economy flourish over the past few years.

Parliamentary Secretary Lockhart meets with local business representatives to discuss how the ...

Published: 2019-05-22T12:31:21Z 

"This new strategy is great news for Newfoundland and Labrador. To further support the tourism sector in this region, the Canada Summer Jobs ...

CIBC lowers full-year profit outlook, following flat second-quarter earnings

Published: 2019-05-22T10:23:36Z 

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce reported second-quarter earnings largely on par with ... growth that can quickly die off in a downturn or a cooling economy. ... This includes accelerating a shift to cloud-based data servers and ...