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economic growth

  • News Industry

    IMF Outlook Canada forecast revised

    January 22, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – The International Monetary Fund is raising its estimate for economic growth in Canada this year. The think tank says it now projects Canada’s economy will grow 2.3 per cent this year, up from an estimate of 2.1 per

  • News Industry

    Labour Force Survey and International Merchandise Trade

    January 6, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    Canada ends 2016 with a hiring spree and posts an unexpected trade surplus in November, reports The Conference Board of Canada’s Chief Economist Craig Alexander. “Canada experienced an unexpected hiring spree of full-time jobs in December and delivered strong export

  • Manufacturing sales edge up in July, below expectations

    September 19, 2016 by The Canadian Press

    Ottawa – Canadian manufacturing sales came in below expectations in July, edging up just 0.1 per cent to $50.7 billion, Statistics Canada said Friday. Economists had expected a gain of 1.0 per cent, according to Thomson Reuters. Statistics Canada said