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August 30, 2018  

Canada’s economy surges in second quarter on higher exports: StatCan

Economy rocketed to an annualized pace of 2.9 per cent in the period from April 1 through June 30.

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November 28, 2016  

OECD maintains low growth view of Canada’s economy

Paris-based think tank says the world economy is trapped in a period of low growth.

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May 24, 2016  

‘Relatively aggressive’ change needed to lift Canada’s economy

Bill Morneau has tapped McKinsey & Co.’s Dominic Barton to draw a plan to lead Canada out of its cycle of feeble economic growth.

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October 7, 2015  

IMF report cuts growth outlook for Canada to 1% for this year

Organization also lowered its Canadian outlook for 2016 to 1.7% from 2.1%.

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January 16, 2015  

Federal budget delayed until April in light of low oil prices

Lower oilpatch investment will cut into provincial and federal tax and royalty revenues.

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January 5, 2015  

Cheaper crude oil might actually benefit economy, RBC study says

Report warns struggling oil prices could stymie business investment in the important oil and gas sector.

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November 24, 2014  

Anti-corruption rules on suppliers a threat to economy: study

Canadian Council of Chief Executives says suspension of a single firm could cost Canada more than $1 billion.

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April 11, 2014  

Jim Flaherty remembered for rare determination, balanced approach

Former Finance Minister died suddenly in Ottawa on Apr. 10 just three weeks after announcing his resignation from cabinet.

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April 8, 2014  

Growth yes, but IMF still sees plenty to worry about in Canada economy

Financial institution says Canadan exports and business investment will benefit from a US resurgence.

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April 2, 2014  

Ontario GDP to average 2.1% over 20 years: Report

Shrinking working-age population cited for slowing economic growth.

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February 12, 2014  

Sousa says Ontario ripped off by federal budget

Finance minister says the Conservatives are trying to balance its books at the expense of the provinces.

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February 10, 2014  

Bank of Canada trying to determine why inflation on decline

Inflation above 2% erodes purchasing power, while when it’s below 2% it depresses consumer demand.

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January 23, 2014  

Workers optimistic, but cautious about jobs, economy in 2014

Randstad survey reveals Canadian workers are confident their companies will perform better this year.

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January 13, 2014  

Opposition: Jobs numbers prove Tory economic policies are failing

StatsCan says the economy lost 45,900 jobs in December as the unemployment rate rose to 7.2%.

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January 8, 2014  

BoC governor Poloz sees long term rates rising

Rate increase won’t hurt the Canadian economy, however.