The B.C. government will increase the minimum wage to $10.85 per hour effective September 15, 2016. The 40 cent increase will move British Columbia out of last place nationally for minimum wage.
A three-billion-year-old diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch more than C$90 million when the Canadian mining company that unearthed it puts the rock up for auction this summer.
Canadian stocks fell on Wednesday, extending the biggest drop in almost three months, as data showing a record trade deficit in March fueled declines in commodity and industrial shares.
Daniel Hayduk/Sun MediaThe country's shortfall was substantially bigger than estimated, as the impact of the international collapse in oil prices continued to squeeze demand for Canada's exports.
FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, a woman shops in an Aeropostale clothing store, in New York. The Labor Department reports on consumer prices for December, on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016.