News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 30, 2020  

Freeland to deliver update on federal finances, economic outlook

Look for a full accounting of pandemic spending so far, and the depth of this year’s deficit.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2020  

Canada’s drifting fiscal ship needs an anchor

The bottom line is clear: there has to be some limit to borrowing

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
August 27, 2020  

Alberta to outline $20B plus deficit in fiscal reckoning

Debt expected to rise to almost $77 billion by next spring and to almost $88 billion by 2023.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 6, 2020  

Tories, NDP at odds over spending as Liberals prepare fiscal snapshot

First public assessment of the economic and financial situation since the pandemic started will include figures for a potential deficit.

News Government Economy General
June 18, 2020  

Federal economics and fiscal ‘snapshot’ coming July 8: Trudeau

Prime minister said uncertainty from the pandemic makes meaningful forecasts impossible.

News General
March 17, 2020  

Ottawa to soon detail fiscal response to COVID-19 economic shock

Measures rolling out in the coming days to buffer the economy from the sudden shock of the pandemic.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 23, 2017  

Mid mandate and with extra cash, Liberals to chart fiscal course toward 2019

Will Morneau reduce the deficit or pour a large sum of the additional cash into new spending and lingering commitments?

News Government Business Operations Economy General
March 18, 2014  

Ontario’s debt tops fiscally imprudent California: Study

Province devotes 9.2% of revenues to interest payments, compared to California’s 2.8%.