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News by subject: ECO

19 october 2023

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As the warm season draws to a close, Tourisme Montréal confirms that the industry is well and truly returning to its pre-pandemic performances. A success that speaks to the undeniable appeal of Montréal as a must-visit destination. The proportion of...

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ATTOM, a leading curator of land, property and real estate data, today released its third-quarter 2023 U.S. Home Sales Report, which shows that profit margins on median-priced single-family home and condo sales in the...


18 october 2023

22:56
An interview with Sun Wanlu, commentator of China.org.cn, on some facts concerning the BRI:   The BRI is not a geopolitical tool. The BRI is an initiative that focuses on economic collaboration. It aims at exploring new patterns for international...

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An interview with Bai Lu, commentator of China.org.cn, on some facts concerning the BRI: Q: Has the Belt and Road Initiative raised some countries' debt burdens, pushing them into the so-called "debt trap"? A: My answer is no. As we know,...

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BACKGROUND:Homeowners have a disconnect between their wallets and their minds. Experience the full interactive Multichannel News Release here: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/9084252-finance-of-america-reverse-home-equity-punch-list/ Despite...

15:09
Today, PatientRightsAdvocate.org (PRA) published a report co-authored by Founder and Chairman Cynthia Fisher and economist Dr. Arthur Laffer that concludes healthcare price transparency can reduce national healthcare spending by more than $1 trillion...

15:00
The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is launching the first annual Global Labor Market Conference (GLMC). GLMC will be held on December 13 ? 14, 2023, with the aim of advancing labor market resiliency...

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By all outward measures the jobs market remains robust, but that is not translating into higher wages for most American workers, according to a report by Ludwig Institute for Shared Economic Prosperity (LISEP)....

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BC Transit is receiving additional funding to support the electrification of the new handyDART operations and maintenance facility centre currently under construction in the Town of View Royal, as announced today by Ministers Sean Fraser and Rob...

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Over the past decade, the world has never been more connected and related from different dimensions. Launched 10 years ago, the Belt and Road (BRI) Initiative has mapped out the win-win cooperation model for the BRI countries and regions along the...

11:16
The glittering world of natural diamonds has experienced a steady decline, marking a notable shift in consumer priorities and preferences. While CNN puts this trend down to consumers spending more on food and travel, Barkev Meserlian, CEO of...

11:00
Persistently high mortgage rates continue to test California's housing market as home...

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OneKey® MLS, reporting detailed, month-over-month statistical information about residential, condo, and co-op sales transactions in the regional MLS coverage area, reported closed median sale price between August and September 2023 held steady....

08:36
There's a well-known phrase attributed to Benjamin Franklin that there is nothing certain in life except death and taxes. Most governments impose some sort of tax on citizens and businesses to bring in revenue and foster their country's economic...

08:30
The blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) market continues upward despite continued volatility. ABI Research, a global technology intelligence firm, expects revenues to grow steadily to reach a market value of US$25 billion by 2027 as...

08:24
Implementing its strategic vision to build several lithium converters by end of 2030, Rock Tech Lithium Inc. (WKN: A1XF0V) (the "Company" or "Rock Tech") has decided to accelerate...

08:15
The trend in housing starts was higher in September at 254,006 units, up 3.9% from 244,511 units in August, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). The trend measure is a six-month moving average of the monthly SAAR of total...

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The 6th annual RCC X Leger Holiday Shopping Survey from Retail Council of Canada (RCC) unveils the evolving shopping patterns of over 2,500 Canadians from coast to coast. Displaying a resilient spirit, Canadians are projected to spend an...

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This is a report from haiwainet.cn: Recently, the 2023 World Wenzhounese Conference was held in Wenzhou, Zhejiang. Nearly 1,000 Wenzhounese from all around the world, along with people caring about the development of Wenzhou, gathered together to...

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New research reveals that 38% of people are buying more frozen food than last year to help save money. The UK has been gripped by levels of inflation not seen since the 1970s and while the actual rate of inflation has slowed, consumers are still...


17 october 2023

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J.P. Morgan Asset Management today released its 2024 Long-Term Capital Market Assumptions (LTCMAs), which are used to underpin investment decisions and conversations with asset and wealth management clients, providing a 10-15-year outlook for risks...

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According to a new report from BMO Blue Book, while the U.S. economy is remaining resilient, amid aggressive monetary tightening, it is predicted to slow in early 2024. The BMO Blue Book combines the expertise of BMO Economics with insights from...

11:47
Sonny's BBQ, the purpose-driven BBQ restaurant known for quality BBQ and spreading kindness in the communities they serve, announced today the launch of Flybuy and Koala technology across all of their locations to help improve the guest's off-premise...

08:51
"3D Printed Electronics 2023: Market Study & Forecast," a new report from Additive Manufacturing Research ("AMR," formerly SmarTech Analysis), analyzes global markets for the challenges and opportunities facing stakeholders in Additively Manufactured...

08:43
High growth sunbelt states, including Florida, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, and Nevada, grapple with surging household debt, while the Midwest handles debt significantly better. This regional disparity in household finances was a key takeaway from the...

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An unprecedented number of extreme weather events this year - from rampaging wildfires, damaging storms, floods, and heat domes - have impacted nearly 60 per cent of Canadian small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), finds new research by KPMG in...

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Economic anxiety among Quebeckers has remained at significant levels since the spring, a trend that shows few signs of improving. The overall financial anxiety index score has stayed steady at 39.1. Currently, 85% of the population is experiencing...

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Hispanic consumer confidence in the economy dropped in the third quarter of 2023, according to a poll released by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economic Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI)....

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Nine in 10 (91%) British business leaders are actively investigating ways to bring new technology into their organisations in the face of a rapid rise in tech options, such as the adoption of AI.  Advanced's 2023/24 Trends Report ? combining more...


16 october 2023

21:55
A report from People's Daily: China will host the third Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing from Oct. 17 to 18. It is reported that representatives from over 140 countries and more than 30 international organizations...

15:45
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada The Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario are welcoming an investment from Umicore Rechargeable Battery Materials Canada Inc. to build a new manufacturing plant in Loyalist Township....

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The Honourable Rechie Valdez, Minister of Small Business, made the following statement today in recognition of Small Business Week: "Today marks the beginning of Small Business Week in Canada. Canada's small businesses aren't "small"?they make up...

10:00
Severe storms and flash floods that hit parts of Ontario over the summer caused over $340 million in insured losses, according to initial estimates from Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. (CatIQ). Over $80 million ? or close to 25% ? of...

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The Claigan Environmental Inc. (www.claigan.com) webinar on October 18 has been updated to include the new EPA TSCA PFAS reporting rule.  The TSCA PFAS reporting rule has been added to the updates to the EU REACH restrictions, EU POP restrictions,...

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Dream Exchange, the first minority-owned and governed stock exchange, is thrilled to announce its sponsorship of the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA)'s "Start Local, Scale Global:...

08:30
The rapid rise in long-term interest rates over the past few months will likely weigh on future economic growth, according to the October 2023 commentary from the Fannie Mae  Economic and Strategic Research (ESR) Group. Even barring another acute...

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Despite a population of 40 million, Canada has 100,000 fewer entrepreneurs than it did 20 years ago, according to a BDC study conducted in collaboration with the Université de Montréal Innovation Centre and Millénium Québecor and released as part of...


15 october 2023

20:00
Honeywell's 32nd annual Global Business Aviation...


14 october 2023

19:03
Today, the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry's not-for-profit research organization, released its 19th annual Top Industry Issues report, identifying the leading industry concerns.  This year's list includes the...


13 october 2023

16:37
The Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of Emergency Preparedness and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada (PacifiCan), will announce funding to support small and medium-sized businesses and help workers...

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The governments of Canada and Yukon are working together to enhance tree cover and forest resilience. Diverse forests have many benefits: they capture the carbon in growing trees to reduce emissions and help in the fight against climate change; they...

13:00
Safe and inclusive public spaces and dynamic tourism experiences are key to vibrant communities. They bring together people of all ages and abilities, in turn supporting businesses and boosting economic vitality....

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The Government of Canada is taking meaningful action on its Greening Government Strategy commitment to power federal buildings with 100% renewable electricity and support Indigenous business by encouraging renewable electricity projects. We are...

11:21
Today, representatives from the Government of Quebec, the Government of Canada and the City of Gatineau attended the official opening of Square Urbania, a 90-unit social and affordable housing project in Gatineau for people aged 55 or older. This...

11:00
Government officials, central bankers, and mainstream financial media pundits all claim that the US economy has dodged a recession but there are still recession warning signs flashing reports Orion Metal Exchange....

10:57
In response to today's U.S. Department of Energy announcement regarding hydrogen hub funding, CNX President and CEO Nick Deiuliis issued the following statement: "CNX is pleased to provide ultra-low carbon intensity feedstock and carbon capture and...

10:00
The High Frequency Rail project will be the largest Canadian infrastructure project in generations. Once operational, the rail line will span the Québec City to Toronto corridor with dedicated passenger tracks. This transformational project will...

09:00
Statistics  released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were down on a month-over-month basis in September 2023....

08:37
The downturn in global demand for commodities and raw materials is stabilizing, but we're yet to see any signs of improvementEurope is by far the globe's biggest weak spot, as plummeting demand in major economies such as Germany and France raises...

04:51
On October 11, the opening ceremony of the Fourth Qingdao Multinationals Summit was held, marking the beginning of the "Qingdao Time" for leaders from 416 multinational companies worldwide. This top-level event transcending national boundaries once...