Real estate industry watchers applauded a surprise move by the B.C. government to tax foreign home buyers in the Vancouver region and urged politicians in Canada's other hot housing market - Toronto - to follow suit.
CALGARY -- Canada's second-largest airline saw its profit take a hit in the second quarter as it continued to feel the pinch from the energy downturn and had a rocky start to its new U.K.
Canada's banks must stress test their ability to withstand a 50 per cent drop in housing prices in the Greater Vancouver area and a 40 per cent drop in Greater Toronto, the country's banking regulator said Tuesday.
Labour Minister Christina Gray visited the VETS Group sheet metal shop in Edmonton Tuesday to promote the Canada-Alberta Job Grant, a cost-sharing program to encourage employers to invest in training courses for employees.
Acacia Mining is Tanzania's biggest gold producer and operates three major mines there - Bulyanhulu, Buzwagi and North Mara (pictured).