Canada's housing market is shifting into two distinct camps - one that is headed for a so-called soft landing, and another that remains heated.
By John Tilak. TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell hard on Wednesday after a four-day winning streak, hit by news of deadly shootings in Ottawa and a sharp selloff in energy shares after oil prices tumbled.
Manitoba was one of only three provinces to post an increase in retail sales in August, albeit a very small one - 0.1 per cent, new Statistics Canada data shows.
More than 100 workers at a Guelph fibreglass plant were told this week that they'll soon be out of work. Owens Corning is in the midst of a restructuring, which will see a significant portion of its production moved to Mexico.
CALGARY - A judge has fined a former employee at the Cargill meat-packing plant in southern Alberta for tampering with waste-water samples two years ago.