MONTREAL - A 69 per cent rise in urban Quebec housing starts helped drive up new home construction nationally in February, ending a three-month string of modest declines in Canada.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock was little changed on Monday as a gain in financial shares helped offset weakness in the materials sector after sluggish Chinese economic data weighed on commodity prices.
TORONTO � No one was willing to pay up for Barrick Gold Corp.'s majority stake in its African subsidiary. So the company has gone back to its strategy from a few years ago: Sell it off piecemeal.
Real estate in the Greater Toronto Area is becoming increasingly divided between existing single family homes and a crush of new condo towers, one of Canada's biggest banks says in a report issued Monday.
In the beginning, there was the bucket. KFC has since made many variations on its crispy, southern-fried chicken staple, from the high-sodium Double Down to more health-conscious, freshly made burritos and cilantro rice bowls.