Consumer Prices Canada

Ontario Electricity Prices Are Out Of Control

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada Business

Hydro rates are rising eight times faster than inflation.

No Relief For Canadians On Fruit, Vegetable Prices

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.21.2016 | Canada Business

The fallout from the loonie's slide continues to be felt in Canada's grocery stores. Fruit and vegetable prices kept climbing in February, Statisti...

Loonie's Long Slide Almost Over, Ex-Carney Protege Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.22.2016 | Canada Business

If it sticks to its historical range, the loonie mostly has an upside at this point.

Lower Loonie Will Mean Pricier Smartphones: Bell

CP | Aleksandra Sagan, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Business

Loonie's weakness "does probably foreshadow some price increases from our manufacturers at some point."

Food Prices Push Canadian Inflation Rate Up In December

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- Canada's annual inflation rate accelerated last month to 1.6 per cent -- an increase mainly fuelled by climbing prices for fresh fruits and ...

Toronto vs. Vancouver: Which One Is More Expensive?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Business

It’s a generally accepted that Toronto and Vancouver are the priciest places to live in Canada, but which one is actually costlier? According to ...

Gas, Food, Housing Costs Up In Latest Inflation Data

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Business

Gas prices rose sharply for 2 straight months Meat up 6.6 per cent, overall food up 3.4 per cent Core rate at 2.3 per cent OTTAWA -- The Ca...

Rising Food Costs Outstrip Lower Gas Prices

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's inflation rate ticked higher in March despite lower gasoline prices, which partially offset a broad rise in other prices.Statistics ...

Sunny Freeman

Loonie's Precipitous Drop Good For Business, Bad For You

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Canadians can soon expect to pay a lot more for everyday items from t-shirts to toothpaste as the sinking loonie hits household goods prices hardest. ...

Gas Prices Drive Inflation

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's annual inflation rate edged up one-tenth of a point to 1.3 per cent in July, a softer reading than expected that was interpreted as ...

Biggest Price Spike Since 1991

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Consumer prices in Canada jumped by a surprisingly strong 1.2 per cent in February as a big hike in gasoline helped fuel the biggest month-to...

Where Has All The Inflation Gone?

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.20.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy is displaying fresh symptoms of a slowdown, with data released Friday showing inflation falling to the lowest level in three...