Economic Commentary Archive

Via Rail Lays Off 1,000 Workers As Train Routes Cancelled 7/9/2020 6:48:00 AM
Canada’s Budget Deficit Swells To $343 Billion 7/9/2020 6:42:00 AM
Basic Income For Canadians Would Cost Ottawa $98 Billion: PBO Report 7/8/2020 6:49:00 AM
Toronto Home Prices Hit Record High In June 7/7/2020 7:37:00 AM
Business Sentiment Falls To Lowest Level Since The Financial Crisis 7/7/2020 7:27:00 AM
Vancouver Home Sales Normalize, Prices Rise In June 7/6/2020 7:02:00 AM
Canada’s Supreme Court Dismisses Trans Mountain Pipeline Challenge 7/3/2020 6:52:00 AM
Ottawa Extends Commercial Rent Relief Program For Small Businesses 7/3/2020 6:47:00 AM
Bankruptcy Filings Plunge In May As Government Support Props Up Consumers 7/3/2020 6:41:00 AM
S&P Global Ratings Revises Up Its Forecast For Canada’s Economic Growth 7/2/2020 7:35:00 AM
New North American Trade Deal Comes Into Effect Amid Political Tensions 7/2/2020 7:02:00 AM
Canada’s GDP Fell 11.6% In April As Economy Shutdown By COVID-19 7/2/2020 6:47:00 AM
Alberta Lowers Corporate Tax Rate, Launches $10 Billion Infrastructure Program 6/30/2020 7:09:00 AM
Majority Of Canadians Support A Shortened Work Week: Survey 6/29/2020 7:22:00 AM
Trudeau Holds Firm on Stance in Weng Controversy 6/26/2020 10:46:00 AM
Canada Loses ‘AAA’ Credit Rating As Federal Debt Reaches Historic Levels 6/25/2020 7:38:00 AM
CMHC Forecasts Broad Declines In Canada’s Housing Market 6/24/2020 7:25:00 AM
Extending COVID-19 Employment Benefit To Cost Ottawa $17.9 Billion 6/24/2020 7:18:00 AM
Securities Violations Result In $45 Million Of Fines; 20 Years Of Prison Sentences 6/24/2020 7:04:00 AM
U.S. Threatens To Reimpose Tariffs On Canadian Aluminum 6/24/2020 6:57:00 AM
Businesses In Toronto Set To Reopen On Wednesday 6/23/2020 7:26:00 AM
Conference Board of Canada Forecasts Economic Growth Of 6.7% In 2021 6/23/2020 7:23:00 AM
Coronavirus Outbreaks Reported Among Foreign Workers On Farms 6/22/2020 7:31:00 AM
Corporate Canada Pressures Ottawa To Ease Air Travel Restrictions 6/22/2020 7:23:00 AM
Canada’s Budget Deficit Forecast To Hit $256 Billion 6/19/2020 6:58:00 AM
Prince Edward Island’s Deficit Forecast To Rise, Net Debt To Grow By 230% 6/18/2020 7:02:00 AM
Foreign Investors Buy Record Amount Of Canadian Debt 6/17/2020 7:38:00 AM
New Bank of Canada Governor Says Interest Rates To Remain At Current Lows 6/17/2020 7:33:00 AM
Ottawa To Extend $2,000-a-Month COVID-19 Benefit 6/16/2020 7:24:00 AM
Canadian Debt Levels Near Record High During Global Pandemic 6/15/2020 7:05:00 AM
Emergency Response Legislation Delayed In Parliament 6/11/2020 7:41:00 AM
Former Bank Of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz Joins Corporate Boards 6/10/2020 7:18:00 AM
Canadian Commercial Tenants Fail To Pay Rent In May, Colliers Survey Finds 6/9/2020 7:20:00 AM
Sales Slow To Return For Canadian Small Businesses: Survey 6/9/2020 6:33:00 AM
CMHC Tightens Mortgage Qualification Rules Amid Economic Uncertainty 6/5/2020 6:46:00 AM
Cannabis Industry Lobbies Ottawa For Tax Relief 6/4/2020 6:58:00 AM
Bank Of Canada Takes Optimistic View Of Economic Recovery 6/4/2020 6:48:00 AM
Toronto And Vancouver Housing Markets Rebound In May 6/3/2020 6:50:00 AM
New Regulations To Lower Prescription Drug Costs Delayed Until 2021 6/2/2020 7:21:00 AM
Ottawa To Give Canadian Municipalities $2.2 Billion Of Financial Support 6/2/2020 7:13:00 AM
Canada Pension Plan Reports 3.1% Annual Return 6/1/2020 6:54:00 AM
GDP Shrinks to Worst Level Since '09 5/29/2020 11:56:00 AM
Canada’s Housing Market Won’t Recover Until Late 2022: CMHC Report 5/28/2020 7:00:00 AM
Quebec Government Gives Cirque du Soleil A $200-Million U.S. Bailout 5/27/2020 8:17:00 AM
Bank of Canada Governor Says More Economic Stimulus Needed 5/26/2020 7:12:00 AM
Sharpest-Ever Dive for Retail Sales in March 5/22/2020 11:07:00 AM
Canada Post Reports $153 Million Loss For 2019, Sees Uncertainty Ahead 5/21/2020 7:59:00 AM
Canada’s Inflation Rate Turns Negative For First Time Since 2009 5/21/2020 7:53:00 AM
U.S.-Canada Border Closure Extended To June 21 5/20/2020 7:54:00 AM
Bank of Canada Warns About Business And Household Debt Levels 5/15/2020 6:52:00 AM