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Bank of Canada cautious of future rate hikes

The Bank of Canada remains cautious on future rate hikes due to low- inflation risk

Amazon gets 238 proposals for 2nd headquarters

Submissions were due last week. Online retailer has said tax breaks and grants would be factors

Ottawa to cut small business tax rate to 9%

Changes to tax reform proposals aimed at clarifying wealthy are the target

Small cities brace for pending Sears closures

“It will have a direct economic impact on our community,” said Lyn Hall of Prince George.

Sears Canada asks court for permission to liquidate

Liquidation sales could start mid-October

Retail giants seize on pop-ups to woo millennials

Pop-up shops backed by big corporations now spring up like whack-a-moles

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    B.C. film industry sees $2.6-billion boom

    Hard Powders with Liam Neeson, Netflix original Riverdale and DeadPool have all filmed in B.C.

    Ontario first to release plan to sell and distribute marijuana

    When drug is legalized, government will sell marijuana in as many as 150 LCBO stores

    Bank of Canada raises interest rate to 1 per cent

    Increase comes as country’s powerful growth broadens

    Hudson’s Bay opens shop in the Netherlands

    The retailer steps outside Canada with its flagship brand in Amsterdam

    Storm brewing over Ottawa’s tax proposals

    Small businesses are headed for an autumn tax showdown with the Trudeau government

    Gas prices jump overnight in some Canadian markets, led by B.C., Quebec

    Average price soars above $1.16 per litre because of extensive flooding in Houston

    CPP reform to help boost plan’s assets above $15 trillion by 2090: analysis

    Federal calculations follow deal last year to increase Canadians’ retirement benefits

    Group of Sears Canada creditors wants to sue

    Sears Canada is undergoing a rebranding, following the closure of 59 locations across the country

    UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

    Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

    Urban cycling in Red Deer

    • Sep 11th, 2013

    Local housing outlook eases

    Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. has tempered its rosy outlook for Red Deer’s residential construction sector, but continues to forecast an increase in housing starts both this year and next.

    • Feb 26th, 2013

    Local firms among best workplaces

    If you’re employed by Scott Builders Inc. or Agriculture Financial Services Corporation, you might consider yourself fortunate.

    • Apr 13th, 2011