OTTAWA -- Statistics Canada says its consumer price index was up 1.3 per cent in September compared with a year ago. That indicates slightly higher inflation compared with August when the index was up 1.1 per cent.
Ottawa is launching consultations with the financial industry that could see lenders shouldering as much as 15 per cent of the costs of losses on defaulted mortgages that have government-backed insurance.
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. -- "As long as I've got a brush in front of me, I'm all right." Beloved Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis spoke those words to a CBC documentary crew in 1965.
Vancouver-based retailer Lululemon has threatened it could move its headquarters out of Canada if federal regulators don't grant them an exemption to the Temporary Foreign Workers (TFW) program.
Ontario has reached a deal to buy hydroelectric power from Quebec in a bid to cut greenhouse gas emissions by replacing some of the province's natural gas-generated electricity.