Ont. public sector employment outpaces private
Fraser Institute study warns the crowding out effect is a concern.
Exploring the federal budget’s economic outlook
Budget contains a whack of projections based on private-sector forecasts predicting better days ahead. What could possibly go wrong?
Topping-up government wages costs taxpayers $20B per year: CFIB
Federal, provincial or municipal employees make up to 37% more than someone doing the same job in the private sector.
Electrolux oven plant in Tennessee to add 650 jobs by 2019
Company expects to produce up to 600,000 ovens annually at the plant that started production last fall.
Salary increases in the West top the East
Conference Board salary outlook pegs national average at 3%.
New Ontario recycling plant to process up to 550,000 tonnes/year
Waste Management of Canada’s new plant will focus on business customers to enhance recycling participation.
Expect continued low interest rates as global economy ties Carney’s hands
Private sector economists suggests Canada’s low interest rates are here to stay.