Insight Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
December 15, 2015  

Counting on US consumers for growth

With improvements in labour and housing markets, the conditions are set for US household formation to rebound.

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April 30, 2015  

Non-permanent residents a major economic force: CIBC

Important and younger demographic influencing housing and consumer spending.

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February 23, 2015  

Ontario among provincial leaders in economic growth: Conference Board

Province’s economy projected to grow by 2.9% in 2015, bolstered by strong exports and consumer spending.

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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 18, 2013  

Thailand cuts growth forecast on sluggish exports, auto production

Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy is likely to grow 3% this year instead of 3.8-4.3% predicted in August.

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October 2, 2013  

BoC no longer expects Q3 economic growth of 3.8%

Q3 will likely show more moderate growth of 2% to 2.5%: BoC’s senior deputy governor.

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September 26, 2013  

TD Bank raises Q3 outlook for economic growth

Bank expects Canada’s economy to grow at a pace of 2.3% in the July-September period.

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April 26, 2013  

US economy accelerates 2.5%, propelled by consumer spending

Businesses respond to boosted demand by rebuilding stockpiles.

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April 17, 2013  

China promises measures to boost consumption as economic growth dips

Analysts say higher outlays on social programs are required to free up household incomes for consumer spending.

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January 3, 2013  

Budget fights threaten US growth, hiring

Americans are expected to buy more this year, which will help boost US manufacturing output.

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November 9, 2012  

Factory output spurs Chinese economic growth

Indicates possible economic recovery as Communist party readies to install new leadership.

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November 1, 2012  

Canadian business optimistic about US economy after vote: BMO

Performance of the US economy drops to 6th on list of biggest challenges for Canadian business, from #1 last year.