TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, as strength in energy and materials stocks offset weakness in other sectors, such as telecoms and industrials.
OTTAWA - Canada's post-secondary institutions are not producing enough graduates with the right skills to drive future economic growth, warns the head of one of the country's largest banks.
VICTORIA - Finance Minister Mike de Jong says British Columbia's projected budget surplus continues to dip, but economic growth forecasts remain stable amid declines in neighbouring provinces and overseas.
The U.S. economy grew at a slightly faster pace in recent months than first thought, as businesses restocked their goods. The Commerce Department said Tuesday the world's largest economy advanced 2.1 percent in the July-to-September period, up from an ...
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