Job losses and trade deficits suggest the Canadian economy is slowing in the first quarter of this year with businesses failing to drive growth as policy makers predicted.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index was higher at the close on Friday following better-than-expected U.S. jobs data, as energy stocks lead the market, offsetting mining declines.
OTTAWA - Quebec lost 26,000 jobs in February, boosting the province's unemployment rate by 0.3 percentage points to 7.8 per cent.
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When Sergio Marchionne says keeping Chrysler plants operating in Canada is personal, he means it. For the Italian-born, Toronto-raised head of Chrysler Group LLC, Canada is his second home.