TORONTO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Monday after positive economic data from China helped drive gains in its heavyweight financial, energy and material sectors.
It's cash designed to drive innovation in manufacturing and to use that innovation to create jobs. Ottawa has created the Advanced Manufacturing fund, which will provide $200 million over the next five years to Ontario businesses.
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne speaks has warned that Canada is headed for a "huge economic crisis" if the provinces and federal government don't take action now to improve retirement incomes.
Canada's top 1 per cent of earners took home 10.6 per cent of the country's income in 2011, a share that plateaued from a year earlier but remains higher than in recent decades.
All Nippon Airways will begin offering daily, non-stop service between Vancouver and Tokyo's Haneda Airport beginning March 30.