Federal Budget Highlights

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'Economic Sabotage'

QUEBEC - Quebec's sovereigntist government expressed fury Thursday over a budget it called a "frontal attack" on the province's economic interests.The provincial finance minister rattled off a list of...
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5 Ways The Budget May Affect You

OTTAWA - FIVE WAYS THE FEDERAL BUDGET MAY AFFECT YOU1. If you play sports, equipment might be cheaper.The government is eliminating the tariff on imported sports equipment. That could save you anywher...
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Cost Of Becoming A Canadian Set To Rise

OTTAWA - The cost of coming to Canada — and becoming a Canadian citizen — is set to rise.Thursday's federal budget suggests the government is eyeing fee hikes to cover the ballooning cost of processin...
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Flaherty's Three Budget Priorities

OTTAWA - Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is signalling he'll make skills training, modernizing the country's crumbling infrastructure and helping the manufacturing sector the key priorities in Thursday'...