TORONTO -- The Toronto Stock Exchange fell by triple digits on Tuesday as markets around the world dipped and new data confirmed Canada fell into recession in the first six months of the year.
Offshore buyers, primarily from China, are driving demand for luxury properties in Canada, helping to fuel sales of multimillion dollar homes in major markets outside of Alberta.
CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - ConocoPhillips COP.N and Penn West Petroleum PWT.TO are eliminating a combined 900 jobs in Canada, the two companies said on Tuesday, as low oil prices persist.
FotoliaTwenty-four per cent of respondents to a BMO survey said they had hardly anything set aside and more than half, 56 per cent, reported having less than $10,000 in available emergency funds.
The electrical generating sector reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 5.8 per cent in 2014 and 22 per cent over the past five years, according to the Canadian Electricity Association's annual report.