MONTREAL - A 69 per cent rise in urban Quebec housing starts helped drive up new home construction nationally in February, ending a three-month string of modest declines in Canada.
CALGARY - Strength in contract drilling in Western Canada and equipment rentals were credited Monday for allowing Total Energy Services Inc. to meet fourth quarter expectations.
Trucking operations at Port Metro Vancouver container terminals ground to a near-halt Monday as about 300 unionized terminal truck drivers set up pickets to join more than 1,000 non-union drivers who withdrew their services more than a week ago.
Greater Toronto doesn't have just one housing market - it has several, says TD Economics, and they're not all moving in the same direction.
Mt. Gox, once the world's largest bitcoin exchange, received U.S. bankruptcy protection on Monday to temporarily halt U.S. legal action against the Japanese company by traders who allege the operation was a fraud.