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Don't fear Canada's economic transition – our new economy is already here

Published: 2019-05-23T22:07:30Z 

Don't fear Canada's economic transition – our new economy is already here ... But one is most certainly this: Canadians love debating energy. ... are shaped by what we witness, by what politicians fight over, by what makes the news.

Canadians pay more for telecom, air travel because of foreign ownership restrictions: Fraser Institute

Published: 2019-05-23T20:15:00Z 

TORONTO - Canadians pay more for their cell phones and other telecom ... is restricted or prevented in 30.6% of Canada's economy, meaning that almost ... Fraser Institute senior fellow and author of the study, in its news release.

BONOKOSKI: Getting hosed on our cellular bills is protectionism at its finest

Published: 2019-05-23T19:41:15Z 

In Canada today, thanks to the lack of competition based largely on protectionism laws ... up protectionist walls to restrict or deny foreign competition in 30.6% of the Canadian economy. ... Yes, it's boring, but it is also not good news.

Royal Bank CEO brushes off housing worries as profits jump amid loan growth

Published: 2019-05-23T18:56:15Z 

Royal Bank of Canada saw a big bump in profits last quarter, propelled by loan growth and higher ... "The Canadian economy remains resilient.".

Minister Bains announces investment to accelerate medical breakthroughs that will enable truly ...

Published: 2019-05-23T18:55:49Z 

That's why the Government of Canada organized a competition for ... partners that seeks to establish a cutting-edge Canada-wide health data platform. ... The Government of Canada believes that trust is the foundation for economic ...

Government of Canada helps hundreds of internationally trained newcomers in Milton get their ...

Published: 2019-05-23T17:34:39Z 

To ensure a skilled, competitive, and inclusive workforce, the Government of Canada is helping internationally trained newcomers find and keep good, ...

Government of Canada invests in world-leading clean water technology

Published: 2019-05-23T17:34:39Z 

DELTA, BC, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - A strong economy and a clean environment go hand-in-hand. That's why the Government of Canada is supporting ...

Canadians ' insolvency problems might not be as bad as everyone thinks, CD Howe says

Published: 2019-05-23T17:03:45Z 

The increase in Canadian insolvency filings may be less serious than previously thought, according to one of the country's top economic research institutions. ... in insolvencies is, Kronick argues data at the individual level is needed.

Nearly one million dollars provided to increase the productivity of two Abitibi-Ouest businesses

Published: 2019-05-23T16:07:30Z 

"Our government is laying the foundation for Canadian businesses to become more competitive and succeed in the global economy. Today's ...

Canada helps protect Thompson Regional Air Terminal from impacts of melting permafrost

Published: 2019-05-23T16:07:30Z 

Acting now to address these realities is critical to keeping Canadian families safe, protecting local businesses and supporting a strong economy and ...

Economic optimism underpins strong M&A market

Published: 2019-05-23T15:22:30Z 

The environment for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) looks healthy to Canadian companies, according to a survey of executives by Ernst & Young ...

Minister Duncan Announces Funding to Canada Soccer to Co-Host the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ in ...

Published: 2019-05-23T14:37:30Z 

It will also provide social, community, cultural and economic benefits to Canadians, as well as strengthen Canada's image as a leading sport nation.

'Beef and pork for cheese deal' sours as strict EU health rules hinder Canadian exports under CETA

Published: 2019-05-23T14:26:15Z 

Canadian beef and pork producers are struggling to take advantage of a ... any of that new access in 2018, according to data from Global Affairs Canada. ... deal," said Al Mussell, lead researcher at Agri-Food Economic Systems.

Canadian dollar hits six-day low as investors fret about tech cold war

Published: 2019-05-23T14:03:45Z 

The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday, as investor ... The data included a rise in trade volumes of 1 per cent. ... so its economy could be hurt by a slowdown in the global flow of capital or trade.

Groupe PG positions itself as a leader in the development of software solutions for the forest industry

Published: 2019-05-23T14:03:45Z 

RIMOUSKI, QC, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada Economic Development for ... The funding announced today for Groupe PG strengthens Canada's ...

Canadian wholesalers post fastest growth in 17 months in sign economy is bouncing back

Published: 2019-05-23T13:41:15Z 

The solid wholesale print is further evidence — along with stronger trade, retail and jobs data — that Canada's economy is returning to strength after ...

Canadian executives' appetite for dealmaking soars above historical average

Published: 2019-05-23T13:30:00Z 

TORONTO, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian executives are so bullish on the economy that 76% of them expect to pursue M&A in the next 12 months, ...

Government of Canada helps 1200 internationally trained newcomers in the Greater Toronto Area ...

Published: 2019-05-23T13:30:00Z 

... Toronto Area get their foreign credentials recognized so they can integrate into the job market faster, and contribute to Canada's growing economy.

Government of Canada supports the forestry sector through an investment in new innovative and ...

Published: 2019-05-23T13:18:34Z 

The Government of Canada recognizes the opportunities offered by clean ... We're very proud to be investing in Canada's circular economy."

New Canadian Minister of Justice 'loses sleep' over data privacy, election interference and online ...

Published: 2019-05-23T13:07:30Z 

New Canadian Minister of Justice 'loses sleep' over data privacy, election ... He noted that an economic issue has become a justice issue, since it's ...