Ontario job market remains on pause

Employment in Canada hit the pause button in April, with job losses in Alberta offset by gains in British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador and New Brunswick. The unemployment rate remained at 7.1 per cent unchanged from March. Ontario employment remained virtually unchanged, with a loss of about 3,000 jobs. However,…
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Toronto, you’re richer than you think

Toronto’s budget season has begun in earnest, and it’s yielding a mix of the predictable “we can’t afford things” debate, along with some refreshing surprises. Refreshing: Mayor John Tory is clearly signalling a desire to break from the recent past with the 2015 budget. His announcement on improvements to the…
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