TD reports says $15 minimum wage could cost Ontario up to 90,000 jobs.
Scotiabank, RBC say their decision to cancel existing relationships with marijuana-related business are the result of risk management procedures.
Report estimates province’s economy will contract 6.5% this year.
Canadians have been slow to adopt financial technology upstarts.
Bank projects Canada’s debt-to-GDP ratio will grow to 36.1% by 2020-21.
C.D. Howe calls for national framework on EI eligibility and benefits.
Analysts expected a minimal gain of 0.7%.
Had spending increases been held to the rate of economic growth, Ontario would have a $4 billion surplus today.
Cheaper access could come at a much higher cost down the road.
Federal finance minister says the country is well positioned to weather an economic battering.
Craig Alexander will become the think-tank’s vice-president for economic analysis in September.
Report calls on more employers to consider the advantages of innovative “smart learning systems.”
Forecast falls 1.5% short of Bank of Canada prediction; bank expects pick-up in second half of year.
Bank predicts another interest rate cut.
US economic stumble caused by severe weather, inventory buildup and poor home sales are major factors, the bank says.