Canada Economic Growth

Canada's Economy Is Killing It But Good Times Won't Last: Analysts

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.11.2016 | Canada Business

The growth is "likely to prove unsustainable."

Canada's Economy Smashes All Expectations In January

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.31.2016 | Canada Business

"2016 is off to a roaring start."

This Will Be Canada's Fastest-Growing Metro Economy In 2016

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Business

Hint: it's not in Alberta.

Economic Challenges 'Greater Than We Expected': Morneau

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Politics

The finance minister says Canada has been hit hard by falling oil prices.

Finance Ministers Agree To Revisit Pension Reform Talks

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.21.2015 | Canada Politics

With the country's economy struggling to rebound, there's an overarching theme Bill Morneau would like to focus on.

'Back To Reality' For Canada's Economy

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Business

Canada's economy grew a moderate 0.1 per cent in August, Statistics Canada reported Friday, suggesting the bounce-back from recession that happened th...

And Canada's Top-Performing Metro Economy Is..

The Huffington Post Alberta | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.23.2015 | Canada Alberta

Calgary's economy outperformed those in all of Canada's biggest metropolitan cities last year, says a report released Thursday. The Brookings Insti...

Zero Growth In Canada's Economy

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Economic growth in Canada paused in July following a string of gains over six consecutive months, hurt by a slump in the mining and energy se...

We Grew! (A Bit)

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A steep drop in oilsands activity restricted Canada's economy to a disappointing 0.2 per cent advance in May, diminishing prospects for what ...

Guess What's Leading Canada's Economic Growth

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The manufacturing sector helped drive the Canadian economy's return to better than expected growth in January after ending 2012 with a mild c...

Economy Barely Growing

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The federal government will attempt to make up for the weaker economy by doubling down on spending cuts in hopes of balancing the budget in t...

2013 Will Be A 'Mediocre' Year For Growth: CIBC

CP | Hugh McKenna, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - CIBC is predicting "very mediocre" growth for Canada next year, citing a weak world economy and an absence of key economic drivers at home.T...

Canada's Economy Dead In The Water

CP | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canada's economy has hit stall speed with few areas of strong support, setting back any talk of interest rates hikes in the new year and li...

Unwanted Trend Will Sap $22 Billion From Canada's Economy: PBO

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's budget watchdog says slower growth will sap about $22 billion annually from the country's economy.Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin...

Flaherty: Canada's Economy May Be Worse Than I Thought

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The federal government may need to downgrade its growth projections for the Canadian economy when it releases its mid-year budget update, Fin...

Guess What's Dragging Down Canada's Economic Growth

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy continues to defy adverse global conditions and the guarded expectations of experts, posting a 0.2 per cent advance in July ...

Rest Of World Dragging Canada Down: OECD

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The OECD says leading indicators in Canada point to continued growth, but below the long-term trend for the country.The economic prospects fo...

Interest Rate Hikes On Horizon: RBC

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Royal Bank of Canada predicts the Canadian economy will grow by 2.1 per cent this year, and that the central bank will gradually raise i...

Weak Growth For Canada: OECD

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Business

PARIS - A Paris-based think-tank predicts economies of the Group of Seven countries will grow at an annualized rate of just 0.3 per cent in the third ...

Better Than Expected, But Still Sluggish

CP | Posted 08.31.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- Statistics Canada says the economy grew at an annual rate of 1.8 per cent in the second quarter, as companies increased investment in equipm...

Corporations Hoarding Cash? Not Our Problem

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Stimulating the economy ultimately falls on the heads of the private sector, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said Monday."We've done a lot thr...

Canada's Economy Sputters

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy moved back into the slow lane in May, posting a below-expectations 0.1 per cent advance that set the stage for a sub-par sec...

Oil, Mining Behind Canada's Economic Growth

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy is proving somewhat resilient against global economic turmoil, recording a surprisingly perky 0.3 per cent gain in April tha...

Not Hard To Guess Which Province Led Canada's Growth In 2011

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.27.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says Alberta led the country in economic growth in 2011, followed closely by Saskatchewan.The Canadian economy as a whole e...

Surprise, Surprise: This Region To Boom As Rest Of Canada Stagnates

CP | Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The TD Bank says persistently strong oil prices are giving the economies of resource-rich prairie provinces a turbo-boost. The bank says ...