Statistics Canada says the country's trade deficit with the world increased to $2.5 billion in August - much higher than economists expected.
LIMA The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for a second time this year on Tuesday, citing weak commodity prices and a slowdown in China and warned that policies aimed at increasing demand were needed.
TORONTO - First Quantum Minerals (TSX:FM) is seeking to slash outstanding debt by at least US$1 billion within six months as it scales back spending to offset low copper prices.
A pedestrian is reflected in a Suncor Energy sign in Calgary, Feb. 1, 2010. Suncor Energy is making a bid to acquire Canadian Oil Sands Ltd.
Calgary has been called everything from the fifth most livable city in the world to the third worst city in Canada for women over the past year, but what do Calgarians think of the place?