Economy & Business

Канадские деньги

Bitter budgets put pressure on PST policies

Strange history of PST on the prairies likely to get weirder as governments battle deficits.

Disrespected in life, and in death

Disrespected in life, and in death

Surviving families of murdered Indigenous women face the prospects of not being able to afford a decent funeral for their loved ones.

Trump's budget sounds death knell for public broadcasting

Trump’s budget sounds death knell for public broadcasting

PBS, NPR and National Endowments for Arts and Humanities will be eliminated while military spending will see huge increase.

Climate change has spurred interest in careers in Natural Resources. /HEATHER EMBERLEY

One stop shop for job seekers

Looking for employment? Check out the Rotary Career Symposium at RBC Convention Centre.

The least they can do

The least they can do

While they rake in huge profits, Canada’s big banks are pushed to create fund to help small and medium sized businesses.

Quality care for seniors in nursing homes at risk

Quality care for seniors in nursing homes at risk

Don’t let seniors’ care in Canada become a private equity money maker.

Grants go to Habitat project

Grants go to Habitat project

Eight of 15 city councillors use their Community Incentive Grants to support Habitat Project despite city report recommending against it.

Demand for smartphones could power homegrown mining boom

Demand for smartphones could power homegrown mining boom

Lithium deposits in the ground beneath southeastern Manitoba is in high demand.

Crafts, creativity and community at ArtsJunktion

Crafts, creativity and community at ArtsJunktion

Busy depot accepts donations of recyclable art supplies which are offered to community members on a ‘pay what you can’ basis.