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Canada’s Economic Growth Triples U.S.’s

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The experts promised us a “barnburner” of a first quarter for Canada’s economy, and the economy delivered. Canada’s GDP grew at a 3.7-per-cent pace in the first three months of 2017, more than tripling the U.S.’s 1.2-per-cent pace, StatsCan reported on Wednesday. “Wasn’t it America that was supposed to be made great again? And yet […]

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Ontario’s $15 Minimum Wage ‘Devastating’ To Businesses, Groups Say

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Some of Ontario’s business leaders were suffering from sticker shock on Tuesday, following the provincial government’s announcement it will raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2019. Groups representing businesses across the province wasted no time attacking Premier Kathleen Wynne’s newly announced plan. The move “betrays the trust of Ontario businesses,” lobby group […]