Statistics Canada reports GDP up 0.1% in August boosted by oil and gas subsector
Helping drive the growth was the mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction sector which rose 0.9 per cent.
Sluggish auto recovery has little to do with recession aftermath, report says
Shipments are still 15% below pre-recession and the sector has recovered only 8,300 of the 43,400 jobs lost between 2007 and 2009.
Union says Chrysler decision shows need for auto strategy
Dias is concerned Ontario has lost an opportunity to secure its manufacturing sector in the long-term.