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Finance minister Joe Oliver has tabled a bill to commit the federal government to a balanced budget, a move certain to become law with the Conservative’s majority.
Canada’s Manulife will be able to expand in large parts of Asia having signed a new deal with the region’s DBS Bank which will start in 2016.
The Canadian Pension Plan has joined with private equity firm Permira for the purchase of data company Informatica.
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development says that Canada ranks near the bottom of the league for foreign aid spending, paying 0.24 per cent of GDP last year.
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Tuesday saw the Toronto Stock Exchange close higher as all major sectors advanced with the exception of minerals.
Stephen Harper says that the budget will be balanced in the 2015-16 year despite lower growth.
The assets of bankrupt Cleveland-based Cliff’s Natural Resources will be sold off as the firm exits Canada.
Fidelity Investments economist David Wolf believes that the Bank of Canada will eventually cut interest rates to zero.
Retailer Hudson’s Bay Co saw net income increase by four times that of a year earlier in the quarter ended January 31.