Gold prices jumped to their highest levels since mid-November on Tuesday as nervousness surrounding Britain's push to exit from the European Union's single market and U.S.
The Canadian dollar will soon be at the mercy of Donald Trump's first 100 days as U.S. president. No one can predict what will happen with any certainty because of the lack of any certainty surrounding Mr. Trump's fiscal and economic programs.
Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a vigorous defence of globalization and free trade in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday, which underscored Beijing's desire to play a greater global role as the United States turns inward.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's spokesman is suggesting his boss was echoing the sentiments of his predecessor when he said Canada would “phase out” Alberta's oilsands.
Applications are open for the B.C. government's new Home Partnership program, which provides loans of up to $37,500 to help first-time homebuyers fund their down payment in the province's pricey housing market.