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How Sahra Nguyen is Elevating Vietnamese Coffee

According to the International Coffee Organization, Vietnam is the second-largest exporter of coffee in the world. Despite that, many Vietnamese farmers’ livelihoods...

Toronto Rent Prices Rising Again After Plummeting for More Than a Year

A new report has found that rental prices in Toronto are slowly rising again for the first time in more than 14 months amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Rentals.ca and Bullpen...

Quebec and Ontario Announces Decision to Close Provincial Borders Starting Monday

Quebec Deputy Premier Geneviève Guilbault says the province will be closed to travellers coming in from Ontario starting Monday. Her announcement, made on Twitter Friday, comes just after Ontario Premier...

Bitcoin Hits Record Highs Ahead of Landmark Coinbase Listing on Nasdaq

Bitcoin hit a record of $62,741 on Tuesday, extending its 2021 rally to new heights a day before the listing of Coinbase shares in the United States. The largest U.S....

Canadian Economy Enters 2021 with Double-Digit Growth After Worst Year on Record

In 2020, Canada posted its worst economic showing on record as the global COVID-19 pandemic led to growth in unemployment and business...

Canadian Bank Regulators Consider Tougher Mortgage Rules Amid Hot Housing Market

The federal banking regulator is proposing to up the stress test facing homebuyers with uninsured mortgages in light of the economic ripple effects from the COVID-19 pandemic. The proposal from...

Canada’s Economy Exceeded Expectations Growing 0.7 Per Cent in January

Statistics Canada said the Canadian economy grew 0.7 per cent in January in the face of severe public health restrictions, and appears to have grown almost as much in February

Premier Doug Ford Says Another Province-Wide Lockdown is Under Review Ahead of Easter

Ontario’s Premier says “everything is on the table” when it comes to the possibility of another lockdown as the province navigates through a third wave of the virus. Doug Ford...

Regulators Raised Toronto’s Hot Housing Market to “High Risk”

Canada’s housing agency raised its risk assessment for the Toronto market to high, while also warning of overheating at the national level as the pandemic-driven surge in home prices shows no signs of...

IKEA to Open First Downtown Toronto Store in 2022

IKEA will open its first downtown Toronto store at 382 Yonge Street, on the northwest corner of Yonge and Gerrard Streets, located in the AURA building. The Swedish furniture retailer...

Canada’s Supreme Court Ruled Country’s Carbon Price is Constitutional

The Supreme Court of Canada on Thursday has given the federal government the constitutional green light to impose a carbon price on the provinces. The decision was the culmination of...

Federal Government Proposes $7 Billion Spending Transfers for Healthcare and Infrastructure

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland said today the federal government plans to provide a one-time payment of $7 billion to provinces, territories, cities and First Nations communities to help them cover the cost...

Ontario’s 2021 Budget to Include Cash Handouts for Businesses, Parents, and Deficits until 2029

The Ford government is continuing with increased healthcare spending and cash grants to businesses and parents as its pathway out of the pandemic will be paved with more than $100 billion in new...

Canada’s 2021 Budget Will Be Announced April 19 as the Country Races Against Variant COVID-19 Spread

The federal government will table its first budget in more than two years on April 19, 2021. Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the hotly anticipated date for Budget 2021 in...

Ottawa Announces $4.85 Million Fund to Help Nova Scotia’s Struggling Fish and Seafood Sector

The federal government has announced funding for a dozen projects in western Nova Scotia to buoy the province’s struggling fish and seafood processing sector. Fisheries Minister Bernadette Jordan says the...

Le Château Brand Listed for Sale as Retailer Liquidates Stores Across Canada

A U.S. advisory firm is hoping that Canadian clothing retailer Le Château will rise from the ashes of insolvency. Hilco Streambank says Le Château’s e-commerce platform, brand assets and some...

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