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In solving high costs of childcare, Alberta should look to Quebec

Published: 2020-02-12T22:41:15Z 

In 2018, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz sang its praises in a speech, lauding it as a tool that could boost the entire Canadian economy ...

Bombardier to make a 'positive' announcement this week: Quebec minister

Published: 2020-02-12T22:18:45Z 

MONTREAL — Quebec Economy Minister Pierre Fitzgibbon says "positive" news for the ... is the top source of daily industry-focused news in Canada.

CEOs, Lawmakers Sound Alarm on Heightened Canadian Rail Protests

Published: 2020-02-12T21:54:55Z 

"There is a significant risk, not just to my business, but to the Canadian economy if these protests continue to shut down ports and shut down rail," ...

'Extremely troubling': Canadian industries brace for shutdowns if rail blockades continue

Published: 2020-02-12T21:17:27Z 

This is a Canadian economy problem," Ryan Greer, the senior director of transportation policy at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, said in an ...

Canada's industry groups worried as Wet'suwet'en protests block 'vital artery' of railways

Published: 2020-02-12T20:48:45Z 

"We obviously have no control over any of this," she told Global News in a ... "The rail system affects the entire Canadian economy and Canadians ...

Big Tech is zeroing in on Canada as the next frontier in the cloud wars

Published: 2020-02-12T20:03:45Z 

That news came just weeks after Suncor Energy formed a similar ... "No matter where you are in Canada's economy — whether you're in oil and gas, ...

Government of Canada supports small businesses developing innovative solutions to plastic ...

Published: 2020-02-12T19:41:15Z 

VANCOUVER, Feb. 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Plastic pollution poses a threat to Canada's environment and our economy. Plastic ends up in landfills, litters ...

Breakthrough Energy Solutions Canada Winners Announced

Published: 2020-02-12T18:00:00Z 

VANCOUVER, Feb. 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada is helping to build the low-carbon economy. That is why we are investing in the development of new ...

Trudeau says protesters must respect rule of law, encourages 'dialogue' between parties

Published: 2020-02-12T16:18:44Z 

He spoke at a joint news conference with Senegalese President Macky Sall. ... "The rail system affects the entire Canadian economy and Canadians ...

Government of Canada helps grain farmers manage risk and build public trust

Published: 2020-02-12T16:07:30Z 

The Government of Canada knows just how important grain farmers are to Canada's economy and rural communities. That's why the Government will ...

Canada's OTTO Motors expands to Japan

Published: 2020-02-12T15:33:45Z 

Canada's OTTO Motors expands to Japan ... labor supply to do all the work needed to power the economy, and automation will need to be relied on.

Ottawa launches consultations on Indigenous ownership of Trans Mountain pipeline

Published: 2020-02-12T15:11:15Z 

"This next step will be focused on different models of economic participation such as ... This report by The Canadian Press was first published Feb.

USD/CAD - Canadian Dollar Scratches Higher

Published: 2020-02-12T15:11:15Z 

There are not any top-tier economic data releases from Canada or the U.S. Canadian dollar direction will continue to be driven by oil price moves and ...

Businesses band together for consistent climate policy

Published: 2020-02-12T13:52:30Z 

The launch of the coalition, named Canadian Business for Climate Policy, was announced this week at the Globe 2020 business conference in ...

Canadian banks to take on volatility

Published: 2020-02-12T08:03:45Z 

Meanwhile, the Canadian economy is boasting a better growth outlook than other developed markets. The time may be right for investors to fortify their ...

Coronavirus outbreak prompts Canadian officials to weigh asking all travellers from China to 'self ...

Published: 2020-02-12T01:56:18Z 

Coronavirus outbreak prompts Canadian officials to weigh asking all travellers ... Canada's top health officials are debating whether to expand a new travel ... to "a lot of social disruption … as well as a huge impact on the economy.".

Canada's sustainable fossil fuel conundrum

Published: 2020-02-12T00:22:30Z 

But that just means more business and economic prosperity for oil producing ... and the beginning of a major transition to Canada's energy economy.

Trudeau urged to scramble for African business and trade opportunities

Published: 2020-02-11T22:07:30Z 

As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau crosses Africa on his first major tour there, the Business Council of Canada is urging his government to do more to ...

CN says parts of network will close if blockades remain, Via cancels service

Published: 2020-02-11T19:26:37Z 

MONTREAL — Canada's rail system was under stress Tuesday as Via Rail ... "The rail system affects the entire Canadian economy and Canadians ...

Why Justin Trudeau is already a failed PM

Published: 2020-02-09T21:08:57Z 

Harper generally stayed out of Quebec's business, didn't interfere with ... The Canadian News Media Association, for example, was paid $14.4 million ...