Even though real estate prices have been rising faster than inflation and are going through the roof in some parts of Canada, home ownership actually became more affordable in the third quarter, according to a quarterly survey by RBC Economics.
Saudi Arabian Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi gestures as he arrives at his hotel ahead of an OPEC meeting in Vienna November 24, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Heinz-Peter Bader.
The Bank of Canada will likely defer an interest rate hike until late next year despite high household debt and above-target inflation, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday.
TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was higher Wednesday amid a generally positive batch of U.S. economic data. The loonie was ahead 0.12 of a cent to 88.99 cents US.
Squamish elder Sut-Lut is escorted through the police line on Centennial Way so she can continue her daily maintenance of the sacred fire near Kinder Morgan's worksite.