Thursday, 05 December 2013 12:33
Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press
MONTREAL - Dollarama says the falling Canadian dollar is challenging the discount chain's efforts to find low-priced new products, but it won't tinker with prices to compensate for currency fluctuations.
Thursday, 05 December 2013 11:25
Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market was lower Thursday, pressured by the financial sector as the latest batch of bank earnings disappointed, giving traders an excuse to take some more profits from a sector that has delivered solid returns all year.
Thursday, 05 December 2013 11:07
Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press
OTTAWA - The Conservative majority on a House of Commons committee has shot down an NDP proposal to have Ontario provincial officials appear to testify about the Ring of Fire resource development in northern Ontario, The Canadian Press has learned.
Thursday, 05 December 2013 10:18
Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press
OTTAWA - The Harper government may need to depend on artificially high EI premiums, asset sales and spending restraint to balance the budget in time for the 2015 election, the federal budget watchdog says in a new report.