Companies report sales, revenue declines related to COVID measures
Chamber of Commerce, Statistics Canada business conditions survey shows almost 81% have sustained medium to high drop in demand.
Interprovincial trade barriers are a national embarrassment
They cost the Canadian economy up to $130 billion a year, but we can change that.
One-third of Ontario’s 6.6M workers vulnerable, says workplace report
Business owners warn of a negative impact of changes on economic recovery that could lead to job cuts.
Corporate eye turns to Canada EU trade outcome following Trump remarks
Trudeau visit to coincide with European Union’s ratification vote on the CETA trade deal.
China launches anti-monopoly probes of foreign firms
Companies view investigations and prosecutions as politically motivated.
Two-year tax write off: Extend or end it?
The CME has been lobbying hard to extend the two-year machinery and equipment write-off until at least 2016. But a research paper by tax expert Jack Mintz and Chen support an end to such special preferences.