MRO Magazine


Keyword
inflation


  • News Industry

    S unemployment falls nearly to 1969 levels; hiring is solid

    July 3, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    Washington – Another month of strong hiring drove the nation’s unemployment rate down to 3.8 per cent – tantalizingly close to the level last seen in 1969, when Detroit still dominated the auto industry and the Vietnam War was raging.

  • News Industry

    Inflation cools, but underlying rate continues to heat up

    February 23, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Ottawa – The annual pace of inflation cooled to 1.7 per cent last month – but rising prices underneath the turbulence of this headline number suggest the Bank of Canada is unlikely to veer from its interest-rate hiking path. A

  • News Industry

    North American stocks plunge, Dow and S&P 500 enter correction territory

    February 9, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Toronto – North American stock indexes plunged steadily throughout the trading session on Thursday, with losses on the Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor 500 entering correction territory. In New York, the Dow was down 1,032.89 points,