(Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher start for Canada's main stock index on Thursday ahead of the release of U.S. payrolls data.
Workers at nine Loblaws grocery stores in and around Windsor, Ont., went on strike early Thursday, their union confirmed, after workers rejected a deal the company made with union leadership earlier this month.
Nearly half of Canadian retirees were forced into retirement earlier than they had planned and more than one quarter of those people are now struggling to make ends meet, a new poll has found.
The United Nations' UNESCO is urging Canada to delay development projects that could have an adverse impact on Wood Buffalo National Park until a full environmental assessment is completed.
VANCOUVER - The results of a vote to determine if the sales tax should be raised to fund major transportation upgrades in Metro Vancouver are expected to be released later today.