Finance minister says the Conservatives are trying to balance its books at the expense of the provinces.
Manufacturing gains inhibited from faster growth by drops in production of commercial vehicles and machinery.
Cyber intrusions from China have reached very high levels, adding to existing IP protection problems.
Federal Open Market Committee is expected to continue its $85 billion monthly bond purchases.
Recovery is still shaky and will be too weak to drive a global rebound without a turnaround in the US and Europe.
Indicates possible economic recovery as Communist party readies to install new leadership.
Exports will climb by 10 per cent: CME
Photo: iStockphoto As world markets inch toward economic recovery, Canada’s publicly accountable enterprises (PAEs) face an added bump in the road: mandatory conversion to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Although the switch from Canada’s Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to…
OTTAWA: The economic recovery appears to be coming along nicely, and profits are up, even for manufacturers, according to Statistics Canada’s latest economic reports. Canadian corporations profits increased 7.9% ($4.4 billion) during the fourth quarter to $60.1 billion. Manufacturers’ share…