OTTAWA�The Bank of Canada says it sees solid signs that the global economy is picking up steam and will take Canada along for the ride, but still expects that it will take some time for this country to fully recover from the crippling effects of the recession.
Boom times are over for Canada's housing sector and the impact of �a more subdued trajectory� will be felt everywhere from construction and home renovation sites to retail stores, a Scotiabank Economics report predicts.
... * TSX rises 69.11 points, or 0.48 percent, to 14,373.03 * All of 10 main index sectors advance * Metro jumps after posting results By John Tilak TORONTO, April 16 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index advanced on Wednesday after bullish economic data ...
Canadians' out-of-pocket spending for prescription drugs, dental care and insurance premiums rose over a 12-year period for all families, especially people with lower incomes who may have reduced their use of health-care services, a new report suggests.
Northern B.C. First Nations adamantly opposed to the Northern Gateway pipeline reacted coolly to a First Nations-backed organization that has partnered with the Aquilini Group to propose a new oil pipeline to the B.C.