The jobs picture in the United States brightened in November as hiring was stronger than expected and the unemployment rate fell to a five-year low, data that increases the likelihood of the Federal Reserve easing its stimulus efforts sooner rather than later.
Darcy Handy has been going to a once-untouched area of forest and wetland in northwest Alberta for more than 20 years to hunt, fish and trap and well remembers what it used to be like.
Statistics Canada says the B.C. economy slumped a little in November as the province shed jobs in education and the technology sector.
Bank of Nova Scotia posted a record annual profit of nearly $6.7 billion on Friday, but fell just shy of investor expectations for its latest quarter.
If Gordon Nixon had quit after his first few years as Royal Bank of Canada's CEO, he would be forgotten by now for the simple reason that he didn't seem to accomplish much at the time.