The London area's unemployment rate continued to fall in November, hitting 7.5 per cent, the lowest point in almost four years.
Hydro-Qu�bec is asking the province's energy board for permission to increase rates next year by nearly six per cent. That would cost the average homeowner $120 more per year.
... Stocks. * Fourth-quarter adjusted profit C$1.31 vs est C$1.32. * Profit at Canadian retail banking business jumps 23 pct.
By Solarina Ho. TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rebounded from a six-week low on Friday as stronger-than-expected jobs reports at home and in the United States bolstered expectations that the economic recovery has momentum.
MARKHAM, Ont. -- Federal finance Minister Jim Flaherty is denying a federal watchdog analysis that says he's using high EI premiums to beef up his expected budget surplus in 2015.