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Canada's technologists are having a moment — let's hope our governments don't wreck it

Published: 2019-05-24T23:26:15Z 

A quick wrap of the week in political economy news: Brexit finally broke Theresa May; Xi Jinping compared China's trade war with the U.S. to the Long ...

BC port workers set to strike on Monday in Vancouver

Published: 2019-05-24T22:30:00Z 

The letter referring to the strike was leaked to social media and Postmedia News. ... security of individual citizens, but also the broader Canadian economy. ... The Port of Vancouver is Canada's largest port and handled a record high ...

John Ivison: It's time for Canada to play China's game — that means action, not threats

Published: 2019-05-24T21:33:45Z 

Justin Trudeau has been advised by senior business figures to engage in the same pressure politics in Canada's dispute with the Chinese ...

Government of Canada announces major investment in Toronto women's organizations

Published: 2019-05-24T20:15:00Z 

TORONTO, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Women's organizations provide vital services in our communities, supporting women and girls to be financially ...

'Direct negative impacts' if strike proceeds at Deltaport

Published: 2019-05-24T20:03:45Z 

The port notes it's Canada's largest, supporting trade with more than 170 economies around the world. "With the most diversified range of cargo of any ...

The Government of Canada Supports Arts, Culture, and Community Celebrations in Regina

Published: 2019-05-24T19:20:41Z 

In recognition of the key role they play in showcasing Canadian artists, growing the creative economy, and supporting community celebrations, the ...

Parliamentary Secretary Richard H├ębert met with entrepreneurs and small business owners in ...

Published: 2019-05-24T19:04:30Z 

"This is a small business–friendly government that is working hard to reduce red tape and make it easier for Canadian small business owners to start ...

Canada's energy sector swings to profit in 1st quarter on higher oil prices

Published: 2019-05-24T18:56:23Z 

Canada's energy sector saw a big bump in profit in the first quarter this year as ... is forecasting that the Canadian economy grew at an annualized quarterly rate of 0.4 ... The first quarter GDP data is scheduled to be released May 31.

Government of Canada investment boosts innovation and SMEs in Yukon

Published: 2019-05-24T18:55:34Z 

"The Government of Canada recognizes the important roles played by innovation and SMEs in growing the economy. The development of new ...

The Government of Canada's plan is working: Canadians have created over 1 million jobs

Published: 2019-05-24T18:08:51Z 

Finally, the strength of the Canadian economy in 2018 contributed to the decrease of the EI premium rates, with more people working and fewer ...

Unemployment Is Rising In Canada's Most Expensive Real Estate Markets

Published: 2019-05-24T16:17:55Z 

Seasonally adjusted data minimizes the impact of seasonality on ...... released its recommendations, after doing a deep dive into Canada's economy.

Canada Invests in Better Energy Efficiency for Edmonton Housing

Published: 2019-05-24T15:57:32Z 

The global shift underway toward a cleaner, greener economy is a crucial moment for the Canadian economy. From May 27 to 29, 2019, Canada will ...

Canada makes major investment to help protect Saskatoon residents from flooding

Published: 2019-05-24T15:12:15Z 

SASKATOON, SK, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events ...

The Government of Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

Published: 2019-05-24T15:01:17Z 

"Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our economy, and build resilience to a ...

Canada's Inexplicable Job Boom Is Probably About To End

Published: 2019-05-24T13:52:30Z 

If a new job is on the horizon for you, it may make sense to find one sooner than later. The recent party in Canada's job market looks likely to come to ...

Canadian dollar strengthens as investor risk aversion subsides

Published: 2019-05-24T13:30:00Z 

Canadian dollar strengthens as investor risk aversion subsides ... The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S. counterpart on Friday, ... including oil, so its economy could be hurt by a slowdown in the global flow of capital or trade. ... Data Update Unchecking box will stop auto data updates ...

Government of Canada invests $4.2 million in Gros Morne National Park

Published: 2019-05-24T12:33:45Z 

Federal investments restore biodiversity, upgrade visitor facilities, and support local economy. ROCKY HARBOUR, NL, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Gros ...

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

Published: 2019-05-24T11:48:45Z 

Major indexes in Canada and the U.S. tumbled more than 1 per cent on Thursday as dire economic data exacerbated trade war fears. Canadian ...

Scheer to abandon pledge to balance budget in two years if elected

Published: 2019-05-23T22:38:23Z 

In a speech on his economic policy he will deliver at the Canadian Club in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday, Mr. Scheer will promise to make a balanced ...

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

Published: 2019-05-23T19:09:40Z 

"The Canadian economy remains resilient." The Bank of Canada has hiked interest rates five times between mid-2017 and last fall, a "big driver" ...