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August sees job surge in Canada with 81,000 new positions

Statistics Canada says there was a job surge in Canada last month with 81,000 net new positions. The bulk of the jobs were part time,...

Payroll survey

A new survey out this morning shows most people in Ontario aren't confident about our economy. We had a chance to talk to Steven Van...

Bank of Canada holds steady on key interest rate

The Bank of Canada has kept its key interest rate target on hold, but hinted that rate hikes could be coming. The central bank held...

Wynne on hydro and the economy

Earlier this month the Liberals announced that they'll be slashing hydro rates up to 17%. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne spoke on the phone with disgruntled...

Job transitioning

The economy and downsizing have resulted in more experienced workers looking for a new job. Al Lutchin, president of Career Compass joined us this...

Canadian economy off to a slow start

  Economists are raising concerns about the strength of the Canadian economy after a slow start to the year. The Bank of Canada says the fires...

Canadian economy grew 0.6% in January

The Canadian economy grew more than expected in January. Statistics Canada says real gross domestic product rose 0.6% in the first month of 2016,...

Canada’s GDP grows by 0.8% in fourth quarter

The Canadian economy exceeded low expectations to grow at an annual rate of 0.8% in the final three months of 2015. A consensus of economists...

One on one interview with Charles Sousa

Tonight on The Evening News at Six, Nick Dixon spoke to Charles Sousa about the state of Ontario's finances.

Ontario’s economic outlook

While the Liberals are asking Ontarians to feel good about another multi-billion dollar deficit, the opposition says the Liberals need a reality check....

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Thorold Tunnel closed after garbage truck hits ceiling

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) say the driver of a garbage truck might have forks or a lift bin in the front, and could have...

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Sofina foods investigating after complaints about odour coming from the plant

A long-time Burlington slaughterhouse has people in the area wondering, what's that smell? Fearman's Pork which is owned by Sofina Foods is getting backlash as...