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Unrest in Hong Kong fuels speculation of spike in 're-return migration' to Canada

Published: 2019-08-22T01:18:45Z 

In addition to shared business interests, Canada also has deep-rooted .... One of them, John Hu, told Global News this week the number of inquiries ...

Justin Trudeau's carbon tax could kill jobs: report

Published: 2019-08-21T20:05:53Z 

The overall impact to all industrial sectors of the Canadian economy, the report ... To counteract the adverse economic impacts of carbon leakage, the ... all … additional research on the OBPS is needed once data becomes available.

Canadian dollar trims earlier gains as the greenback rallies on Fed minutes

Published: 2019-08-21T18:18:15Z 

The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S. counterpart on ... worries about the global economy offset U.S. government data showing a drawdown ... Canada's retail sales data is due on Friday, with a Reuters poll forecasting a ...

Minister Garneau announces government investment in support of Quebec and Ontario steel workers

Published: 2019-08-21T18:11:15Z 

21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada stands with steel and aluminum workers, their families and their communities. And the government is ...

What are the warning signs of a recession? Experts say inflation, political turmoil, fear

Published: 2019-08-21T17:12:40Z 

Global News previously reported that over two-thirds of Canada's exported ... Last month, while the Canadian economy lost over 24,000 jobs, wage ...

'The American disease': Canadian companies pouring cash into stock buybacks as backlash grows ...

Published: 2019-08-21T15:35:09Z 

For someone who grew up in Canada, William Lazonick sure is earning a lot of ... buybacks are looser in the U.S. — data show Canada's biggest companies have ... In Lazonick's 2014 article for the Harvard Business Review, he tied ...

Annual inflation rate hits 2% in July

Published: 2019-08-21T15:18:28Z 

Canadian annual inflation hit the Bank of Canada's ideal target for a second straight month, providing a stretch of price stability that's unlikely to weigh ...

Class Action Alleges Cheating on Ford Fuel Economy Tests

Published: 2019-08-21T15:11:15Z 

21, 2019 /CNW/ - An Ontario resident has started a proposed class action against Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited and Ford Motor Company ...

BULLETPROOF named CyberSecure Canada Accredited Certification Body

Published: 2019-08-21T14:15:00Z 

Announced last week, CyberSecure Canada is a new federal cyber ... digital economy, promote international standardization and better position SMBs ...

'The American disease': Canadian companies pouring cash into stock buybacks as backlash grows ...

Published: 2019-08-21T14:03:45Z 

For someone who grew up in Canada, William Lazonick sure is earning a lot of ... the U.S. — data show Canada's biggest companies have greatly increased the ... In Lazonick's 2014 article for the Harvard Business Review, he tied ...

Government of Canada invests in transportation infrastructure improvements at the Port of Hamilton

Published: 2019-08-21T13:41:15Z 

"Our government is investing in Canada's economy by making improvements to our trade and transportation corridors. We are supporting projects to ...

Canadian inflation holds steady at 2.0% in July as cost of telecoms services fall

Published: 2019-08-21T13:06:24Z 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's annual inflation rate held steady in July at ... "The economic data lately has been pretty strong and with inflation still ...

Canadian inflation holds steady in July, giving Bank of Canada one less reason to cut rates

Published: 2019-08-21T12:58:24Z 

Canadian inflation holds steady in July, giving Bank of Canada one less ... "The economic data lately has been pretty strong and with inflation still ...

Inflation hits Bank of Canada 2% target for second straight month

Published: 2019-08-21T12:56:15Z 

The Canadian economy has continued to perform well despite mounting ... A closer look at the inflation data for July, shows gas prices had less of a ...

Inflation hits Bank of Canada 2% target for second straight month

Published: 2019-08-21T12:47:06Z 

The Canadian economy has continued to perform well despite mounting ... A closer look at the inflation data for July shows gas prices took less of a ...

Time to envision a provincial economy beyond oil and gas, say critics

Published: 2019-08-21T12:09:09Z 

Time to envision a provincial economy beyond oil and gas, say critics ... Oil sheen on the surface of the water as seen by a Canadian Coast Guard ...

Flourishing high-technology sector is driving Canada's office market

Published: 2019-08-21T11:03:45Z 

The knowledge economy – especially in the form of tech and co-working companies – is stimulating long-term demand for office space in Canada's ...

Pedro Barata has a $375-million plan to retrain workers in every sector of Canada's economy

Published: 2019-08-21T10:07:30Z 

Barata is tasked with closing Canada's skills gap, which is no small feat. ... he worked on improving social and economic conditions for precariously ...

What It Takes: From Nigeria, to the UK, then here — How Esther Adeagbo made Canada her home

Published: 2019-08-21T09:56:15Z 

This is the second in a six-part series by Global News intern Fadzaiishe ... In this story, Ziramba tells us what it took for Esther Adeagbo to Canada from ... growing immigration to meet the demands of Canada's expanding economy.