We're starting to hear a lot about a new victim class in the Canadian economy - the first-time home buyer. Houses in some cities keep rising in price, while the federal government keeps making home buying either less accessible or more expensive.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday trumpeted the need for free trade and urged the world to "say no to protectionism," delivering a strong rebuke to isolationist tendencies that helped fuel Donald Trump's presidential election victory.
Canada's real estate market will have a hard act to follow after a record-setting 2016 for prices and sales. The average price for various housing types sold nationally for all of 2016 reached a new yearly high of $490,495, up 10.7 per cent from 2015 ...
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's spokesman is suggesting his boss was echoing the sentiments of his predecessor when he said Canada would “phase out” Alberta's oilsands.
Canada's main stock index was marginally lower on Tuesday as financial and railway stocks weighed, while shares in energy companies and gold miners rose on higher commodity prices.