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The Bank of Canada has concerns about the ability of households to keep paying down their high levels of debt when interest rates continue their rise

  • May 2, 2018 May 2, 2018
  • 07:00

The latest figure for the household debt ratio shows Canadians’ burdens have remained in record-breaking territory at 170.4%

  • April 24, 2018 April 24, 2018
  • 07:00

The parliamentary budget officer estimates the Liberals will post a $22.1-billion shortfall this fiscal year

  • April 23, 2018 April 24, 2018
  • 16:15

Pump prices, airline tickets help propel Canada’s annual inflation rate to 2.3%

  • April 20, 2018 April 20, 2018
  • 13:00

The central bank is expecting the economy to rebound in the second quarter with 2.5% growth

  • April 18, 2018 April 18, 2018
  • 14:35

Some companies see moderation ahead

  • April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018
  • 12:55

Jobless rate stays at record low 5.8%

  • April 6, 2018 April 6, 2018
  • 14:35

Ottawa has come under pressure to respond to a U.S. tax overhaul that’s expected to lure business investments south of the border

  • April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018
  • 06:30

The main driver that pushed up year-over-year consumer prices in February was the higher cost of gasoline

  • March 23, 2018 March 23, 2018
  • 13:15

There’s no way to know if the debt-to-income ratio has climbed too high, analysis says

  • March 16, 2018 March 16, 2018
  • 09:20