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Canadian Press NewsAlert: Canadian economy grew by 0.1% in November

Canadian Press NewsAlert: Canadian economy grew by 0.1% in November

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says the economy grew by 0.1 per cent in November. A preliminary estimate from the federal agency suggests real gross domestic product grew by an annualized rate of 1.6 per cent in the fourth quarter. More coming.
Ontario job seekers increasingly looking for work in other provinces: Indeed

Ontario job seekers increasingly looking for work in other provinces: Indeed

A new report says Ontario job seekers are increasingly looking for work in other provinces, especially those looking for jobs in remote-friendly sectors like tech. The job search company says in the second half of 2022, 6.
IMF upgrades outlook for the global economy in 2023

IMF upgrades outlook for the global economy in 2023

WASHINGTON (AP) — The outlook for the global economy is growing slightly brighter as China eases its zero-COVID policies and the world shows surprising resilience in the face of high inflation, elevated interest rates and Russia's ongoing war against
Postmedia cuts more than 75 printing, inserting jobs in Windsor: Unifor

Postmedia cuts more than 75 printing, inserting jobs in Windsor: Unifor

WINDSOR, Ont. — Postmedia Network Corp. has cut more than 75 jobs by outsourcing the printing and insertingof the Windsor Star, according to Unifor and CWA Canada.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,572.11, down 142.37): Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Down four cents, or 0.15 per cent, to $26.11 on 14.
S&P/TSX composite loses almost 150 points Monday, U.S. markets down further

S&P/TSX composite loses almost 150 points Monday, U.S. markets down further

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index was down almost 150 points Monday with broad-based losses, while U.S. stock markets retreated further from last week's gains. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 142.37 points at 20,572.11.
Wall Street falls ahead of mammoth week with Fed, earnings

Wall Street falls ahead of mammoth week with Fed, earnings

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks closed lower on Wall Street ahead of a week full of potentially market-moving events. The S&P 500 fell 1.3% Monday as markets prepare for decisions on interest rates around the world and a slew of earnings reports.
Janus Henderson Investors to oppose Ritchie Bros. deal to buy IAA

Janus Henderson Investors to oppose Ritchie Bros. deal to buy IAA

VANCOUVER — A second investment manager is voicing its opposition to a plan by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. to buy vehicle auction company IAA Inc. In a letter to the Ritchie Bros.
New alcohol recommendations could speed up changing drinking habits, businesses say

New alcohol recommendations could speed up changing drinking habits, businesses say

TORONTO — New guidance for drinking alcohol could speed up changing consumer drinking habits as younger generations drink less and non-alcoholic beverages become more popular, advocates and business owners in the beverage industry say.
After Tesla price cut, Ford follows suit with Mustang Mach-E

After Tesla price cut, Ford follows suit with Mustang Mach-E

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is cutting prices on its Mustang Mach-E electric SUV by as much as $6,000 just weeks after market leader Tesla took similar steps .