Economy

The Canadian Economy is Officially in Recession

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Data released by Statistics Canada on Tuesday reveals GDP contracted for the first two quarters of 2015, fulfilling the requirements for a technical recession

Why You Shouldn’t Panic About Canada’s Current Recession

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We're experiencing about as mild a downturn as you could ever imagine. Keep calm and carry on

Why Entrepreneurs Shouldn’t Celebrate the 2015 Federal Budget—Yet

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Policy changes are step in the right direction, but benefits will be slow to arrive

8 Ways the 2015 Federal Budget Could Affect Your Business

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New tax breaks, incentives and programs could save you money or help you grow

What to Do When You’re Worried About the Economy

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GDP growth is stagnating, oil prices are plummeting, and the labour force is shrinking. So what?

Exclusive Event: Opportunity Outlook 2015

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PROFIT's first Executive Breakfast of 2015 reveals your best bets for business expansion

How Falling Oil Prices Affect Your Exports

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Falling oil may not be good for the petroleum industry, but it can be good for you. Make sure you know what strategies to use in the coming months

Why You Should Hope for No Economic Surprises in 2015

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The biggest development of 2014: Armed conflict threatens the world's largest economic zone at a time of structural vulnerability

Choose Your ‘China Expert’ Wisely

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In this week's Export Wire: The perils of recruiting help in the Middle Kingdom; why Atlantic Canada needs to step up its game; and the impact oil prices will have on the economy

The Truth About Low Oil Prices

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Producers may not like it when the price-per-barrel drops, but it's good news for the rest of the economy