Stronger economic and political ties with the U.S. point to Canada's fastest rate of economic growth in decades

Submitted by Business Link Web on Mon, 04/19/2021 - 10:43
  • 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.

 

Niagara Health Foundation moves $1,000,000 closer to bringing a 3rd MRI to Niagara thanks to generous Niagara donor

Submitted by Business Link Web on Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:31

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.

GTA based startup offers innovative way to help small businesses turn unneeded items into cash

Submitted by Business Link Web on Thu, 04/15/2021 - 10:04

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.

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