If Lower Mainland residents vote for a new tax to finance transit expansion, billionaire Jimmy Pattison will oversee spending of the tax, area mayors said Thursday.
An Ontario court has put a spotlight on a controversial $1.9-billion debt that insolvent Target Canada says it owes its own property company - and which other creditors fear will �swamp� their own claims.
Despite warnings by the Bank of Canada that the country's economy is in for a bumpy ride this year, household debt grew by 4.6 per cent in January, a new report says.
Canadian banks are trading near the cheapest levels relative to their U.S. peers in six years, offering higher profitability and dividends even as economic growth lags the United States.
Kit and Ace owners J.J. Wilson and Shannon Wilson pose in their flagship store in Vancouver, British Columbia October 17, 2014. (REUTERS/Ben Nelms).