VANCOUVER —Canada's economy is beset by “external factors” such as the precipitous drop in energy prices and the instability in Greece, but it is too early to say the Canadian economy is in recession, Finance Minister Joe Oliver said Tuesday.
TOKYO - Chinese stocks led a slump in Asian markets on Wednesday as the sell-off in Shanghai intensified and Greece's future in the euro remained highly uncertain.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan RemiorzJean Coutu, chairman of the Jean Coutu Group. The company says its first-quarter revenue was up 3.5 per cent from a year earlier, rising to $712.4 million from $668.6 million.
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. -- The British Columbia government has granted approval for the first phase of construction to start on the massive Site C hydroelectric dam project on the Peace River.
Alberta may be able to avoid a recession this year, but even if it does, its economy will see scarcely any growth. Fort McMurray oilsands emissions.