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Panel announced to review Alberta's minimum wage

Published: 2019-08-15T20:03:45Z 

It will consist of nine people, including academics, business owners, and ... and Alberta, Canadian Federation of Independent Business; Jason Stanton, ... economic data of the "NDP's 50 per cent increase in the minimum wage".

An SME in the Beauce region will be able to enhance its productivity with the help of funding from ...

Published: 2019-08-15T18:56:15Z 

15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec ... Steel and aluminum companies are key players in our economy and our ...

Home sales climb higher in July, Canadian Real Estate Association reports

Published: 2019-08-15T18:56:15Z 

Canadian home sales rose in July in broad gains as markets start to ... into something much more serious for the domestic economy, interest rates will ...

Government of Canada invests in the growth and success of small and medium-sized businesses

Published: 2019-08-15T17:26:15Z 

The National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program announces its largest investment in a Canadian business to date.

TSX rebounds from worst day of year but still closes lower on economic worries

Published: 2019-08-15T16:30:40Z 

TORONTO -- Canada's main stock index rebounded from its worst day of the ... low Thursday amid continuing concerns about a global economic slowdown. ... an economic slowdown in Germany and weaker-than-expected data from ...

Canadian researchers are better supported and more diverse than ever before

Published: 2019-08-15T15:22:30Z 

We invested over $10 billion in science and research to positively impact the lives of Canadians, our environment, our communities and our economy.

Innovative Cleantech Investment Coming to Canada's Oil and Gas Sector

Published: 2019-08-15T15:00:00Z 

15, 2019 /CNW/ - Developing Canada's natural resources in cleaner, more responsible ways drives our economy, helps reduce our environmental ...

Canadian dollar holds near eight-day low as bets rise for rate cut

Published: 2019-08-15T14:37:30Z 

The Canadian dollar was little changed against its U.S. counterpart on ... of Canada highlighted the risks that trade wars pose to the global economy as it ... The eight-day low for the loonie came despite domestic data showing that ...

Canada launches new climate data portal to give Canadians reliable tools to adapt to climate change

Published: 2019-08-15T14:26:15Z 

That is why the Government of Canada is providing access to climate data and ... For more information, visit the Canadian Centre for Climate Services ... to work together to protect Canada's communities, environment and economy."

Global Markets: Canadian economy added 73,7000 jobs in July

Published: 2019-08-15T13:52:30Z 

By MarketsFarm. WINNIPEG, Aug. 15 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally.

Canadian Real Estate Association reports home sales climbed higher in July

Published: 2019-08-15T13:42:40Z 

Porter said global uncertainties are already driving borrowing costs lower, which could further boost the Canadian market, but if economic declines ...

Federal government launches cybersecurity training program for SMEs

Published: 2019-08-15T12:33:45Z 

Canada's federal government has established a certification program ... modules to guide business owners and employees on cybersecurity risks and threats. ... The program comes after recent investigations into the large-scale data ...

Meat from 21 contaminated elk herds entered Canada's food supply since 2014

Published: 2019-08-15T10:52:30Z 

"This is a serious threat to Alberta, to Canada, to our economy, to our ... CBC News reported on Wednesday that no infected meat from deer farms ...

Canada's perkier housing market: Uh-oh, here we go again?

Published: 2019-08-15T09:03:18Z 

Canada faces the threat of a here-we-go-again scenario as the housing market perks up and interest rates .... Bad news for everyone ... With the global economy showing signs of faltering, gold is having a moment, Tim Shufelt writes.

India's PM uses Independence Day to defend Kashmir changes

Published: 2019-08-15T05:26:15Z 

... and other news organizations operating in the region describe the severe constraints, ... On Thursday, turning to his agenda to make India a $5 trillion economy in the ... but in the last five years, we added 1 trillion dollars to the economy. ... The PHILIPPINE CANADIAN INQUIRER is the largest and only ...

Canada's yield curve inversion turns up pressure on central bank to cut rates

Published: 2019-08-15T05:03:45Z 

The Bank of Canada left overnight borrowing costs on hold at 1.75% in July and said it was comfortable with that stance given the domestic economy's ...

Air Canada adds routes for new Airbus A220

Published: 2019-08-14T14:19:09Z 

Built at Airbus' Mirabel facility just outside of Montreal, Air Canada's first ... Air Canada states its A220 aircraft feature the widest economy seats in its ...