FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. -- The British Columbia government has granted approval for the first phase of construction to start on the massive Site C hydroelectric dam project on the Peace River.
VANCOUVER —Canada's economy is beset by “external factors” such as the precipitous drop in energy prices and the instability in Greece, but it is too early to say the Canadian economy is in recession, Finance Minister Joe Oliver said Tuesday.
TORONTO, July 7 Canada's main stock index staged a dramatic recovery to end in positive territory on Tuesday, with energy stocks cheered by oil's paring of losses and utilities gaining on increased bets that the Bank of Canada could cut interest rates.
LONGUEUIL, Que. - Drug store chain Jean Coutu says impending changes to the way pharmacies are compensated in Quebec will hurt its financial results and confuse patients.
WASHINGTON - The United States trade deficit widened slightly in May, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday, reflecting declines in sales of American-made aircraft and machinery as exports continued to suffer from a strong dollar.