Feature News

Markets open down – again

North American stock markets, loonie start the week down Canada’s main stock index plunged more than 200 points to start the trading week as the

Markets rally at open

North American stock markets rally at the start of trading North American stock markets rallied for a second day as Canada’s main stock index posted

Stocks continue fall

Stocks fall worldwide despite more aid from central banks Stocks are falling in early trading on Wall Street Thursday, but the losses are more subdued

Inflation cools to 2.2%

Canada’s annual pace of inflation cools to 2.2% in February Statistics Canada says the consumer price index in February rose 2.2 per cent compared with

Household debt ratio sinks

Household debt-to-income ratio dips lower: Stats Can Statistics Canada says household debt as a percentage of disposable income edged down in the fourth quarter. The

Alarm over trucker shortage

Report sounds alarm over truck driver shortage in Canada A new report says Canada’s truck driver shortage has reached new heights, with job vacancies more

N.B. tables surplus budget

New Brunswick tables $10.2 billion budget with a surplus The New Brunswick government tabled a $10.2-billion budget Tuesday that projects a $129.3 million reduction in

Mall space going dark

Online shopping, rising taxes take bite out of retail space There is now 1.2 million square feet of vacant retail space in Metro Vancouver, with

Stop-work order lifted

Stop work order partially lifted at Cape Breton’s Donkin coal mine Nova Scotia’s Labour Department says a stop-work order has been partially lifted at the


Subscribe for our weekly market update newsletter. Enter your email.

error: Content is protected !!