The typical Canadian family will spend up to $420 more on groceries and dining out next year, getting little relief from a recent drop in the cost of food, suggests a new report released Monday.
Canada's trade deficit in October shrank to $1.13-billion from a record $4.38-billion in September, when imports were boosted by a one-off shipment of oil industry machinery, Statistics Canada said on Tuesday.
Pope Francis has declined an invitation by Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard to visit the city in 2017 for its anniversary, but has sent his blessings instead.
As the City of Vancouver prepares to crack down on the owners of empty condos and houses, the manager of one property management firm says his company is willing to negotiate a lower fee if it will help nudge vacant units on to the rental market.
A Toronto-based environmental group is taking on diamond giant De Beers over its alleged failure to fully report on the mercury levels at its Victor Diamond Mine near Attawapiskat First Nation in Northern Ontario.