OTTAWA - The Harper government must take �decisive" steps to encourage aboriginal support for pipeline projects or Canada's chance to expand energy exports to Asia will be missed, according to a new report commissioned by the federal government.
TORONTO - Royal Bank (TSX:RY) will bid its longtime CEO farewell next summer as Canada's largest bank charts the path for its future, which may include an end to extremely low interest rates.
Statistics Canada says Canadian municipalities issued building permits worth $7.2 billion in October, up 7 per cent from the previous month and continuing an upward trend.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO: Quote), the country's largest bank, said on Thursday that its quarterly profit rose 11 percent and that Chief Executive Officer Gordon Nixon would step down next summer after 13 years in his position.
OTTAWA -- A new analysis of Canada's key trading firms suggests they are increasingly optimistic about the prospects for boosting exports to the rest of the world, which the Bank of Canada calls the missing piece in the country's economic recovery.