The inflation threat hasn’t gone away as governments borrow and spend: Don Pittis

If economics were as exact a science as some economists might like us to think, the…

Canada halts Ukraine puppy imports; New rules against vaping ads: CBC’s Marketplace Cheat Sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want…

Strapped for cash? How to uncover unclaimed money that may belong to you

Strapped for cash during the COVID-19 pandemic due to the economic slowdown? You might have unclaimed money…

Cloudy outlook for pipelines gets even murkier amid court rulings, U.S. election

If Albertans had forgotten about the risks associated with Premier Jason Kenney’s decision to invest $1.1…

MPs grill grocery store execs over pandemic pay cancellations

Corporate executives at three grocery chains — Loblaws, Metro and Empire Company — faced tough questions during…

Canada added almost 1 million jobs in June but still almost 2 million down from pre-COVID-19 level

Canada’s economy added almost one million jobs last month, as businesses reopened after COVID-19 shutdowns. Statistics Canada reported…

New home construction picked up the pace last month, CMHC says

Canadian builders started construction on more new condos, apartments and other multi-family homes in June compared…

U.S. town prints its own wooden money in move to revive local economy sickened by COVID-19

Tucked away under lock and key in a former railroad depot turned small-town museum in the…

Torstar shares halted on TSX after getting rival takeover offer for newspaper company

A second bid to buy newspaper publishing empire Torstar Corp. has emerged, one that reportedly values…