One might assume that the Ontario Liberal government's pilot project to provide a guaranteed basic income would be roundly dismissed by those on the political and economic right as yet another government-led social welfare scheme doomed to failure.
Canada's Teck Resources Ltd , North America's largest producer of steel making coal, reported lower-than-expected profit due to higher costs, lower production and sales volumes.
Canadian National Railway Co. rode a wave of new shipping contracts and record volumes to a 12-per-cent jump in first-quarter profit.
Consumers will want to take a breath and consider what the premier's plan means to them before rushing to buy, says Re/Max report.
Steve Lichty's family runs a dairy farm in Beaver Dam, Wis. that is at risk of closure due to a dispute over Canadian policy. Joanna Slater/The Globe and Mail.