Government expects the agency to be up and running by the end of the year.
Public money could be used to bankroll or financially backstop projects that are “in Canada or partly in Canada.”
Ottawa has committed $73 million over four years to ensure education is aligned with the tech-related needs of the job market.
Committee alleges the only metrics used to measure spending focus on money going out the door rather than what the money is buying.
President-elect has promised to pull the US from the Paris climate change deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
StatsCan reports real GDP fell at an annualized rate of 1.6% in Q2.
Fiscal monitor suggests feds would have to run $13-billion deficit in March to reach a predicted $5.4-billion shortfall.
Costs for transit and waste-water and water-treatment projects will be eligible retroactive to April 1.
Federal government says they promise a $10-million deficit cap because of a worse-than-expected economic situation.
Decision comes as the federal government claims its budget will include big-ticket spending to give the economy a boost.
Federal Liberals say they are studying the manufacturer’s request for more funding.
PM says boosting growth-generating projects such as infrastructure would ease Canada’s economic woes.
Study blames weakened economy and billions in fiscal stimulus from the Liberal government for driving the economy further into the red.
Government had initially projected the adjustments to be revenue-neutral.
Prime Minister using time in Davos to sell the world on more than Canada’s natural resources.