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December 15, 2020  

StatsCan panel to advise on labour force survey

Expert panel to provide independent advice and guidance

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 22, 2015  

Pressure is on Liberal vows with lower growth forecast

Bank of Canada forecasts 2% in 2016, down from 2.3%; 2.5% in 2017, down from 2.6%.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 5, 2015  

Loonie higher, B of C holds interest rates

Analysts expected it following a surprise quarter-point cut in January

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January 20, 2015  

Wynne to talk infrastructure ahead of premiers’ meeting

Ontario premier to propose a new partnership between federal and provincial governments.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 10, 2014  

Former Chinese economic planner gets life for bribery

Accused of receiving $5.9 million in from auto and petro companies.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 11, 2014  

APEC to work on China-backed trade deal

A response to a US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership that excludes China.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 28, 2014  

EDC says US recovery to power next global cycle

Good news for Canadian companies that will experience an immediate boon.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
October 22, 2014  

Being your own boss worth the stresses: CIBC poll

But a BMO survey of entrepreneurs reveals what keeps them up at night.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 7, 2014  

Canada one of the most economically free

Moves up to seventh from eighth, outranking the US: Fraser Institute.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 10, 2014  

Canadian workers living paycheque to paycheque

CPA survey says they’re falling further behind meeting retirement goals.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 28, 2014  

Recession seen as an endless drag on economy

Americans are more anxious about economy now than after 2008/09.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 14, 2014  

Alberta spending short-changes other priorities: study

Fraser Institute highlights a $41 billion splurge during fiscal 2005/06 to 2012/13.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 10, 2014  

IMF leader urges countries set a price on carbon emissions

Legarde warns countries can’t continue to ignore environmental costs of fossil fuels.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 21, 2014  

Foreign temp workers in Atlantic tripled since 2005

Reports identifies largest increases in fish plans, food service.

News Government Manufacturing Sustainability
April 1, 2014  

Climate change shapes Asia’s future

Governments face rising risks to food security, health and social order.

News Manufacturing Economy
March 20, 2014  

Weaker loonie hurts more than it helps: Fraser Institute

Commentary says it triggers higher domestic prices, plus higher importing and financing costs.

News Manufacturing Economy General
March 19, 2014  

Exports to buoy Canada’s growth: RBC

Changing fortunes of the US economy and the loonie will act as catalysts.

News General
February 6, 2014  

Fraser Institute pans extended government stimulus

Deficits and debt the result of spending beyond the recession.

News General
October 15, 2013  

Global economy struggling to grow at 2.2%

Developed countries to show the worst performance at around 1%.

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July 26, 2013  

China orders production cuts in 19 industries

Aim is to redirect the economy despite slowing growth.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
July 24, 2013  

China manufacturing falls to 11-month low

Pressure is on Chinese leaders to reverse a deepening slowdown.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
May 16, 2013  

Harper promotes Canada’s energy prospects in NY: Critics take to the web

Federal government launches ad campaign in the US to promote regulatory approach to emissions.

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April 29, 2013  

Commodity prices rally in March: Scotiabank

But markets skittish following gold sell-off and softer Chinese GDP.

News Business Operations
April 25, 2013  

ASEAN makes progress on creating regional economic bloc

Stalls on South China Sea disputes; China stalls on code of conduct.

News Business Operations Operations
April 19, 2013  

IMF chief calls for more focus on growth, less on trimming

Lagarde warns about the dangers of overemphasizing deficit reduction.

News Business Operations
April 11, 2013  

No rush to complete Canada-EU trade pact: Menzies

EU delegate says “don’t worry,” agreement will be concluded soon.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
March 19, 2013  

Economy will do better than current expectations: RBC

But the loonie will remain below parity for next two years.

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March 14, 2013  

Canada moves its economic ranking up to 6th place: Conference Board

But we’re still far behind on productivity and attracting global investment.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
March 13, 2013  

Industrial production across EU down by 0.4% in January

Eurozone currently stuck in a recession, recovery later this year.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
November 14, 2012  

US panel urges tighter screening of Chinese investment

Says they pose unfair competition to American firms.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations
November 1, 2012  

Chinese manufacturing data fails to rally world markets

Looking for more stimulus with rare upcoming leadership change.

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October 4, 2012  

Clark declined offer for Northern Gateway meeting: Enbridge

BC premier wants a greater share of economic benefits from the pipeline.