HONG KONG - Struggling to respond to precipitous declines on China's stock markets over the last three weeks, the country's biggest brokerage firms unveiled a government-endorsed plan on Saturday to buy shares starting on Monday, while both of the ...
Finance Minister Joe Oliver does not believe that Canada is in the midst of a recession, saying he's still confident the economy will grow this year.
Strikers picket outside of the Zehrs in Tecumseh, near Windsor, Ont., on Thursday, July 2, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Gene Schilling.
The B.C. government has closed rivers and streams to fishing on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands after raising the drought rating to its highest level.
Vancouver is stepping up its water restrictions in the wake of record-breaking dry weather, reminding people "It's hot, it's dry.