- The $25 billion Canadian Pacific Railway deal and indirect gains from Biden administration's COVID relief bill indicate further integration of both economies.
- Canada's economy expected to grow by 6.5 per cent in 2021, though slow vaccination rate limits full economic potential.
- Labour market struggles, cash-strapped municipalities and a large GDP gap are some of the main obstacles the federal government must address.
The Niagara Health Foundation is honoured to announce that Barbara Cornelius (St. Catharines) and family have made a $1,000,000 donation supporting the installation of a 3rd MRI at Niagara Health. The new MRI will be located at the St. Catharines site of Niagara Health. The 3rd MRI will help reduce the wait time for Niagara residents, which is currently 27% longer than the Provincial average.
OAKVILLE, ON, April 14, 2021 /CNW/ - ListingHippo.com, a consignment-based startup is helping businesses declutter and make money from items they no longer need. The company offers a simple solution for business owners who want to regain space but don't want to throw out valuables that can be resold in the market. The company uses multiple online marketplaces to find buyers for items such as tools, restaurant equipment, furniture, machines, electronics and other items that are typically found at offices, restaurants or shops.
Should you take advantage of employer's offer to work from home? Some say it could be a career-limiting move
More and more firms are offering employees a hybrid work environment, where staff can divide their weekdays between the office and working at home. But is there a penalty to be paid in terms of your career if you opt to stay in your loungewear two or three times a week?
Canadians took out almost $18 billion worth of new mortgage debt in April, the fastest monthly increase on record and enough to bring total housing debt to almost $2 trillion, according to Statistics Canada.
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP has revised its hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline Ltd. to give shareholders the option to receive their entire payment in cash, instead of a mix of cash and shares, if they desire.
Bank regulator OSFI to hike capital stability buffer, a sign of confidence in economic recovery from COVID-19
Canada's federal banking regulator will increase the domestic stability buffer for big banks to 2.5 per cent from one per cent later this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to subside.
Meal and grocery couriers in New Brunswick are concerned about how reopening after COVID-19 will affect their income.
The business of owning and renting out homes has a long history in Canada and around the world. But in the current era of house envy, plans to corporatize single-family rentals have sparked a backlash.
A review panel for the Alberta Energy Regulator has denied the provincial application for the Grassy Mountain coal project, ruling that the project is "not in the public interest."
An international law firm has launched a lawsuit in the U.S. against Montreal-based MindGeek over alleged sexual exploitation videos on one of its websites, Pornhub.
Over the past several days, western democracies have taken steps to constrain the Chinese Communist Party at the G7, NATO, Canada-EU and Biden-Putin summits. While Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears to be avoiding the fray, Canada could benefit from efforts to isolate China.
Officials insist inflation won't last, and on Wednesday the U.S. Federal Reserve Board's Jerome Powell hinted he'll join the Bank of Canada's Tiff Macklem in cutting back on stimulus. But unless wages catch up, rising prices continue to make most of us poorer.