The jobs picture in the United States brightened in November as hiring was stronger than expected and the unemployment rate fell to a five-year low, data that increases the likelihood of the Federal Reserve easing its stimulus efforts sooner rather than later.
Both Quebec Premier Pauline Marois and Lac-M�gantic mayor Colette Roy-Laroche cried as they hugged at an emotional ceremony honouring first reponders on Sunday afternoon.
Another retailer is leaving the Canadian marketplace to focus on strengthening stores in the United States. Big Lots, the parent company of Liquidation World, announced Friday it is closing 78 stores across the country and its head office in Brantford.
Statistics Canada says the B.C. economy slumped a little in November as the province shed jobs in education and the technology sector.
After 13 years as president and chief executive officer of Canada's largest bank, Gordon Nixon is leaving on a high note. The announcement came Thursday as the Royal Bank of Canada reported better than expected fourth quarter earnings and record profit ...