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Economy, Environment, International, Internet, Science and Technology

(interview) The fastest growing sector of Canadian economy is the …

..clean energy industry Amid all the talk about reducing pollution and going green, there’s not been much general awareness of the fastest growing area of the Canadian economy. Clean Energy Canada commissioned a report which analyses Canada’s clean energy industries.» 


Unemployment stays at 43-year low in Canada

Canada’s jobless rate stayed at 5.6 per cent in December 2018, staying at its lowest level since the government started collecting data on this in 1976. Manufacturing lead job growth in 2018 The economy added 9,300 net new jobs in» 

Immigration & Refugees, Society

Nova Scotia’s population hits a record high

Over the past few decades, Canada’s easternmost provinces have seen a decline in population, so statistics that show Nova Scotia’s population has recently grown to almost a million are good news. The four eastern provinces saw declines in the fishing» 


OECD cuts Canadian economic growth estimate

Canada’s economy will grow at a slower than expected pace in 2016, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development said today as it also trimmed its outlook for the global economy. In its latest interim economic outlook, the OECD said» 


Canada’s population figures

It seems Canada is growing faster than other G7 countries, but not as fast as it has been in the past. The Canadian statistical information agency, Statistics Canada has just released its latest population estimates. It indicates that as of»