... Print. * Ratio grows by around half the rate of 2nd quarter. * National net worth grows by 2.1 percent. * Bank of Canada fretting about personal debt levels.
The federal government will, for the first time, designate crude oil a highly dangerous substance and introduce tougher safety and testing measures for shipping oil by rail, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt has told The Globe and Mail.
The federal regulator is looking at wholesale rates Canadian companies charge for roaming in its ongoing investigation into why Canadian roaming rates are so high.
A federal ban on inefficient light bulbs goes into effect Jan. 1, 2014, almost seven years after it was announced with fanfare by a then-rookie Conservative government.
Snow warnings Friday closed some schools in southwestern Nova Scotia and Cape Breton. The following schools were closed Friday: All schools in the Tri-County School Board (includes Shelburne, Digby and Yarmouth counties).