Economic Growth Canada

How Lack Of Hockey Dragged Down Canada's GDP

HuffPost Canada/CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's economy grew in line with economists' expectations in February. StatsCan reported the country's GDP expanded 0.2 per cent during the month. ...

Economy's Growth Surprises

CP | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canada's economy rebounded sharply in January, proving the previous month's anxiety-inducing collapse was really all about the weather. ...

Economy Grows For 5th Straight Month

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — The economy grew by 0.2 per cent month over month in November, boosted by the resource sector and marking the fifth straight monthly increa...

U.S. To Outgrow Canada For Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

So much for Canada’s economic miracle. After years of stagnation, the U.S. economy is set to outgrow Canada’s for at least the next two years, ...

Holy GDP Growth, Canada!

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy surged to its fastest pace of growth in two years in the third quarter, but the bounce was not enough to dispel fears that c...

Better, But Just Slightly..

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy put it a solid if unspectacular performance in August, fuelled by a continuing rebound in the oil and gas sector .The 0.3 pe...

A Sliver Of Good Economic News

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy had one of the best months in years in July, rebounding strongly from a June swoon and putting it back on the path of modera...

Canada's Seriously Surprising Boomtown For 2013

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada Business

What a difference oil can make. St. John’s, Newfoundland, will be Canada’s economic winner for 2013, according to a new report from the Confere...

Oil, Construction Slumps Keep Canada's Economy Sluggish

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.28.2013 | Canada Business

Canada's economy is headed for slower growth during the second quarter compared with the first, economists said Friday after gross domestic product ga...

Canadian Economy Hits The Gas Pedal

The Huffington Post Canada | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2013 | Canada Business

Canada's economy grew at the fastest pace in six quarters in the first three months of this year, exceeding analysts' already optimistic predictions, ...

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...

Sunny Freeman

Why Canada's Economy Could Linger In Limbo For A Long Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 02.28.2013 | Canada Business

Help wanted: The Canadian economy seeks a new driver of economic growth. The position must be filled immediately to replace sectors – housing, co...

Canada's Economy Posts Surprise Results

CP | Hugh McKenna, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canadian economy grew slightly more than expected in November, bolstered by major industrial sectors, but the report from Statistics Canada ...

Will 2013 Be Boom Times For Canada?

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Almost four years removed from the start of the so-called economic recovery, 2013 could be the year Canada finally leaves the legacy of the G...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

Canada's Economic Growth Slowed At End Of 2011

CP | Posted 03.02.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- Statistics Canada says the pace of economic growth slowed to 0.4 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2011 after a third-quarter increase of 1....

Canada's Economy Shrinks: StatsCan

CP | Posted 01.31.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Real gross domestic product unexpectedly edged down 0.1 per cent in November after showing no growth in October, Statistics Canada reported T...