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Christina Commisso, CTVNews.ca Canadians looking for the best place to live, work and raise a family should set their sights on Alberta, where high income and low unemployment helped a number of cities come out on top of an annual ranking of communities across the country. Calgary was ranked the top city to live in in Canada, taking MoneySense Magazine’s number one spot on three of its rankings: best overall city, best large city and best place to raise children. Cowtown jumped from the...
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CBC The Bank of Canada lowered its growth forecast for 2013 today, keeping its benchmark interest rate steady at one per cent for the 19th consecutive time. The bank also lowered expectations for how much it thinks the economy will expand in 2013 to two per cent. In October, it had estimated 2.3 per cent growth in gross domestic product for the year. “The slowdown in the second half of 2012 was more pronounced than the Bank had anticipated,” the bank said in a...
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The 2013 Bank of Canada scheduled announcement dates for interest rate policy are: • Wednesday, January 23* • Wednesday, March 6 • Wednesday, April 17* • Wednesday, May 29 • Wednesday, July 17* • Wednesday, September 4 • Wednesday, October 23* • Wednesday, December 4...
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Canada is a big country and apparently, we like our space! Here are the top 15 countries with the most rooms per person. 1. Canada – 2.5 rooms 2. Australia – 2.4 rooms 3. Belgium – 2.3 rooms 4. New Zealand – 2.3 rooms 5. United States – 2.3 rooms 6. Irelan – 2.1 rooms 7. Netherlands – 2.0 rooms 8. Spain – 1.9 rooms 9. Denmark – 1.9 rooms 10. Finland – 1.9 rooms 11. Luxembourg – 1.9 rooms 12. Norway – 1.9...
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