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Bank of Canada reports today on climate risks facing nation's financial system

Published: 2019-05-15T22:07:30Z 

"Countries that have very different economies than Canada's are really ... the potential threats climate change poses to Canada's economy and financial ... in environmental and social governance at Refinitiv, a financial market data ...

Growing list of economic good news complicates Bank of Canada's interest-rate outlook

Published: 2019-05-15T21:56:15Z 

Three weeks ago, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gave a press conference in which he laid out a bleak view of the Canadian economy.

Freeland to visit Cuba amid mystery illness worries

Published: 2019-05-15T19:07:30Z 

Canada's foreign affairs minister will travel to Cuba this week to discuss issues ... Under Trump change, Cuba business partners can now be sued.

Fallout deepens with each delay in Meng case, observers warn

Published: 2019-05-15T18:33:45Z 

That, observers argue, is not good news for businesses in B.C. and Canada, especially those that are exposed to the Chinese market.

US near to resolving tariff row with Canada , Mexico: Mnuchin

Published: 2019-05-15T18:00:00Z 

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said she discussed the ... Mexican Economy Minister Graciela Marquez on Tuesday said Mexico was ...

Chamber launches message for fall federal election

Published: 2019-05-15T17:15:00Z 

It's released its Vote Prosperity platform, urging federal party leaders and their candidates to put the needs of Canadian business front and centre ...

End of US tariffs on Canadian , Mexican steel and aluminum close: Mnuchin

Published: 2019-05-15T16:56:12Z 

"I'm regularly putting forward the point of view that these tariffs are not only not helpful to the Canadian economy — to either the producers or buyers of ...

Canada will take 'measured approach' on possible US ban of Huawei: Morneau

Published: 2019-05-15T16:41:15Z 

WATCH: Finance Minister Bill Morneau was asked about the economic impact ... The dispute intensified late last year when Canadian border officials ... The measures prompted Liberal MP Mark Eyking to tell Global News during a ...

US tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum could soon be lifted: Mnuchin

Published: 2019-05-15T16:34:04Z 

Sign up for our Capital Dispatch newsletter, for all the latest politics news ... Mnuchin acknowledged what business leaders in all three countries, ...

Canada , US, Mexico nearing 'understanding' for removal of steel and aluminum tariffs: Mnuchin

Published: 2019-05-15T16:11:08Z 

"I think we are close to an understanding with Mexico and Canada," ... only not helpful to the Canadian economy — to either the producers or buyers of ...

Freeland leaves DC with no tariff deal, despite early optimism from US

Published: 2019-05-15T16:01:20Z 

"I'm regularly putting forward the point of view that these tariffs are not only not helpful to the Canadian economy — to either the producers or buyers of ...

Canadian home sales up in April

Published: 2019-05-15T15:56:15Z 

"The economy has started to soften, and economists predict the Bank of Canada will hold interest rates through 2020," wrote Christopher Alexander, ...

MobSquad Adds Harvard Business School Professor William R. Kerr to its Board

Published: 2019-05-15T14:02:29Z 

"MobSquad's business model of migrating highly-trained technical talent with issues obtaining or retaining US work visas to Canada is very ...

Canadian dollar hits six-day low as underlying inflation cools

Published: 2019-05-15T13:52:30Z 

The Canadian dollar weakened to a nearly one-week low against its U.S. ... fell and as domestic data showed evidence of lower underlying inflation. ... including oil, so its economy could be hurt by a slowdown in the global flow of ...

USD/CAD - Canadian Dollar Awaits Inflation Report

Published: 2019-05-15T13:41:15Z 

The Canadian dollar drifted sideways in a narrow range overnight. ... Weaker than expected China economic data undermined both the Australian and ...

ENERGY STAR® Canada Recognizes Leaders in Energy Efficiency

Published: 2019-05-15T13:03:37Z 

Energy efficiency can save Canadians money, help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create a clean economy that includes good, middle-class ...

Carbon tax pushes Canadian inflation rate up to 2% in April

Published: 2019-05-15T12:45:00Z 

OTTAWA — Canada's annual inflation rate edged up to 2.0 per cent in April ... pushed up gasoline prices in six provinces, Statistics Canada data showed on Wednesday. ... There have been mixed signals from the economy recently.

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

Published: 2019-05-15T11:37:30Z 

Canadian and U.S. stocks futures are pointing to a lower open Wednesday as U.S.-China trade war worries persisted and weak economic data from ...

BFL CANADA swoops in for BC-based industrial and commercial risk firm

Published: 2019-05-15T11:26:15Z 

BFL CANADA has acquired Summit Insurance Brokers in Prince George, BC. ... Lorenzetti added that he expects the economy in Central and Northern ...

Experts hoping to swap 'pitiful' Canadian hospital food with fresh, healthy alternatives

Published: 2019-05-15T11:26:09Z 

Experts hoping to swap 'pitiful' Canadian hospital food with fresh, healthy .... financial impacts in the local economy and the agriculture economy.