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.
Income from all investments should be taxed at a flat rate and tax rates on the highest income earners should be increased, a wide-reaching report on tax reform says.
Associated PressSaudi Arabian Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi told reporters he was confident that OPEC would reach a unified position Thursday.
The Toronto stock market was lower Wednesday, pulled down in part by energy stocks as traders wonder if the OPEC cartel will commit to cutting production to put a floor under oil prices that have plunged since the summer.
Oil giant TransCanada will not renew its contract with PR firm Edelman after its communications strategy was leaked last week, sparking controversy.