It's a recession! Stephen Harper's opponents were practically popping bottles of bubbly, because bad news came at such a good time for them.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian shares fell for a third straight day on Wednesday as weak manufacturing reports from China, the United States and Europe fueled worries about slowing global growth, while the safe-haven Japanese yen firmed as investors ...
Major companies in Canada's energy industry are making another round of deep staff cuts and further shrinking their spending plans as oil and gas players scramble to stay afloat as the year-long commodity rout continues.
MONTREAL - Quebecor has locked out workers at its printing plant in Mirabel, north of Montreal. The Teamsters union said the lockout directly affects 44 press workers, mechanics, electricians and handlers.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell 2.7 percent on Tuesday, in a broad retreat led by financial and energy stocks as oil prices slumped, weak Chinese data renewed fears of slowing growth, and Canada officially slipped into recession.