Much of the growth came from price appreciation but volumes were up.
GDP to grow by 2.4% this year, down 0.3% from December’s forecast.
John Williamson fumbles as he tries to convey Canadian workers should get priority.
Scotiabank reports more surge of more than 70% over the past year.
In a study measuring fiscal performance, the Ontario Premier placed eighth.
NDP plan to boost economy a sharp contrast to Harper government.
Canadian Press Baloney Meter gives this an “a lot of baloney” rating.
Fraser Institute performance analysis ranks former NL premier Dunderdale best.
Growth and public benefits are driven by low tax rates, a flexible labour market and attracting investment.
We sit ninth overall out of 189 in worldwide ranking.
Says slowdowns in Europe, Japan, BRICS outweigh boost from cheap oil.
Declines in motor vehicles, chemicals, primary metals and food.
Projects meet strident opposition from powerful special interest groups.
Says Ottawa failed to honour commitment related to CETA deal.
St. John’s, NL meting will also gauge impact of EI changes