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The central bank estimates the economy may be as much as 50% more sensitive to a given rate of interest than it was about a decade ago

  • March 13, 2018 March 14, 2018
  • 18:30

The February numbers nudged the national unemployment rate down to 5.8% from 5.9% in January

  • March 9, 2018 March 9, 2018
  • 09:02

The prospect of tariffs have added to an already murky context for Canada

  • March 8, 2018 March 8, 2018
  • 17:10

The changes could generate a tax windfall of about $400 million a year for Ottawa, parliamentary budget officer finds

  • March 8, 2018 April 13, 2018
  • 14:32

The central bank is keeping a close eye on NAFTA renegotiations, competitiveness related to U.S. tax cuts and impacts on the housing market

  • March 7, 2018 March 7, 2018
  • 10:20

Federal finance minister defends Budget 2018

  • February 28, 2018 February 28, 2018
  • 15:35

The goal behind the use-it-or-lose-it measure is to give parents more incentive to share child-rearing responsibilities

  • February 25, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 20:00

Core inflation continues to heat up, reinforcing expectations the Bank of Canada will continue raising interest rates

  • February 23, 2018 February 23, 2018
  • 11:50

Any budgetary cyber-commitments would arrive at a time of intensifying fears over hacking threats on many fronts

  • February 22, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:45

Canada, buoyed by a stronger-than-expected economy, faces uncertainty around trade and competitiveness

  • February 13, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 18:30