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The Daily Friday, December 14, 2018

December 14, 2018 National balance sheet and financial flow accounts, third quarter 2018 National wealth, the value of non-financial assets in the Canadian economy, rose 1.6% to $11,415.3 billion at the end of the third quarter, a deceleration from the 1.9% increase in the second quarter. Continue reading Pension Satellite Account, 2017 Pension wealth grew […]

by ahnationtalk on December 14, 20187 Views

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Healing Our Spirit Worldwide – 2018 Sydney – Interview with Richard Weston: CEO, Healing Foundation

Richard Weston, a descendant of the Meriam people of the Torres Straight in South Whales, CEO of Healing Foundation, speaks of the Healing Foundation and the Healing Our Spirit Worldwide (HOSW) 2018 event. Richard speaks about the 8th HOSW gathering, which is held every 3 to 4 years, and the coming together or gathering of […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 20189 Views

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The Daily Thursday, December 13, 2018

December 13, 2018 Canada’s international investment position, third quarter 2018 Canada’s net foreign asset position increased by $116.1 billion to $647.9 billion in the third quarter. Continue reading New Housing Price Index, October 2018 New housing prices were unchanged on a national basis for a third month in a row. Continue reading Employer pension plans […]

by ahnationtalk on December 13, 201812 Views

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Growing the Indigenous Economy | Cannabis and the Workplace

Credits: wpgchamber The legalization of cannabis opened doors to significant economic opportunity for our Indigenous communities – just one step in our journey to reconciliation. Learn more about how First Nations communities will play a large role in the Canadian cannabis industry.

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 201837 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Survey of Household Spending, 2017 In 2017, the average Canadian household spent $63,723 on goods and services, up 2.5% from 2016. Continue reading  Industrial capacity utilization rates, third quarter 2018 Canadian industries operated at 82.6% of their production capacity in the third quarter, down from 84.1% in the previous quarter. The decline came in the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 12, 201814 Views

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Indigenous Sovereignty and Trudeau’s Fake Reconciliation

Credits: Socialist.Ca Video Crystal Sinclair, Idle No More Toronto Gustavo Monteiro, International Socialists, former student activist in Brazil with ENECOS (“Executiva Nacional dos Estudantes de Comunicação Social”) Sue Lynn, organizer with Grassroots Indigenous Women of Tkaronto and fighter for justice for indigenous children and youth The murders of Colten Boushie and Tina Fontaine expose the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 11, 201863 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, December 11, 2018

December 11, 2018 Education indicators in Canada: An international perspective, 2018 Just over two-thirds of Canadians in 2017 (68%), aged 25 to 64, had completed post-secondary education, 24 percentage points higher than the average for the 36 member countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Continue reading Canadian Housing Statistics Program, 2018 In […]

by ahnationtalk on December 11, 201822 Views

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Rights group demands end to sterilization of Indigenous women

Credits:The Canadian Press The UN Committee Against Torture says Canada must investigate the forced sterilization of Indigenous women and girls. Jackie Hansen of Amnesty International says the practice violates a “long list of human rights.” (Dec. 7, 2018) Use our news video on your website or broadcast: http://www.thecanadianpress.com/multi… The Canadian Press is Canada’s most trusted […]

by ahnationtalk on December 10, 201862 Views

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The Daily Monday, December 10, 2018

Income and mobility of immigrants, 2016 The immigrants admitted to Canada in 2015 earned the highest entry wages of any cohort admitted since 1981. The median entry wages of immigrant tax filers admitted in 2015 was $25,400 in 2016. Continue reading  Building permits, October 2018 Canadian municipalities issued $8.1 billion worth of building permits in […]

by pmnationtalk on December 10, 201818 Views

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The Daily Friday, December 7, 2018

Labour Force Survey, November 2018 Employment rose by 94,000 in November, driven by gains in full-time work. The unemployment rate decreased 0.2 percentage points to 5.6%, the lowest since comparable data became available in 1976. Continue reading  Study: Aboriginal languages and the role of second-language acquisition, 2016 In Canada, a growing number of people are […]

by pmnationtalk on December 7, 201824 Views

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December 6 – All Women Are Sacred

All Women are Sacred Today, December 6th known as White Ribbon Day, we remember the women who have lost their lives to violence and we pay tribute to those women. Twenty nine years after the 1989 Polytechnique massacre in Montreal we continue to live in fear of violence every day. This is our reality. But […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 201825 Views

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The Blanket Exercise teaches schoolchildren about colonialism – Bowen Island Undercurrent

December 5, 2018 “Getting to the truth was hard, but getting to reconciliation will be harder. It requires that the paternalistic and racist foundations of the residential school system be rejected as the basis for an ongoing relationship. “Reconciliation requires that a new vision, based on a commitment to mutual respect, be developed. “It also […]

by ahnationtalk on December 6, 201817 Views

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The Daily Thursday, December 6, 2018

Canadian international merchandise trade, October 2018 Canada’s exports fell 1.2% in October, while imports were down 0.6%. As a result, Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world widened from $891 million in September to $1.2 billion in October. Continue reading  Export and import price indexes, October 2018 (final) Current-weighted and fixed-weighted export and import price […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 201819 Views

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Question Period: Pipeline expansion, violence against Indigenous women and girls — Dec 5, 2018

Credits: CBC News Follow along as opposition parties question the Trudeau government in the House of Commons. Today the government faced questions on pipeline expansion and violence against Indigenous women and girls. For more than 75 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 2018104 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Family violence in Canada: A statistical profile, 2017 Data show that seniors in Canada were more likely to be the victim of family violence in 2017 than they were nearly 10 years ago, according to information reported by police. Continue reading  Data tables: Victims of police-reported violent crime, 2009 to 2017 Data tables on victims […]

by pmnationtalk on December 5, 201818 Views

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Rally Expected To Draw In Indigenous Crowd Tomorrow

Rally Expected To Draw In Indigenous Crowd Tomorrow Ottawa, Ontario Dec 3rd, 2018 – Tomorrow Indigenous communities will gather together on Parliament Hill to let the Canadian Government know that they want a stop put to the framework.  Media is welcome to attend and cover the event. Any requests for interviews with youth council members, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 4, 201846 Views

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Rob Norris – Chair, Canada World Youth/Jeunesse Canada Monde

NationTalk speaks with Chairman, Rob Norris about the vision and goals of Canada World Youth since TRC as well as the work they are doing with NationTalk and Good Influence Films through their Indigenous 150 Plus film series and the podcast program they are supporting along with NationTalk.

by pmnationtalk on December 3, 2018140 Views

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Vice Chief David Pratt – Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nation

NationTalk speaks with Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nation’s Vice Chief David Pratt. VC David Pratt speaks about priorities they have been working on with success (recorded one week earlier) for child welfare and priorities such as needed investments in suicide prevention and health transformation.

by pmnationtalk on December 3, 2018124 Views

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Ottawa announces changes to Indigenous child welfare

Credits: CBC News: The National Indigenous leaders and the federal government are planning a radical overhaul of Indigenous child welfare services. New legislation will give control and responsibility to First Nations, Inuit and Métis governments with a goal to reduce the huge number of Indigenous children in foster and group homes. But the announcement is […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 2018127 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 30, 2018

Gross domestic product, income and expenditure, third quarter 2018 Canada’s real gross domestic product grew 0.5% in the third quarter, following a 0.7% increase in the second quarter. Continue reading  Gross domestic product by industry, September 2018 Real gross domestic product edged down 0.1% in September, following seven consecutive months of growth. Lower output across […]

by pmnationtalk on November 30, 201831 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 29, 2018

Police-reported hate crime, 2017 After steady but relatively small increases since 2014, police-reported hate crime in Canada rose sharply in 2017, up 47% over the previous year. Continue reading  Police-reported cybercrime, 2017 Data for 2017 on police-reported cybercrime are now available for a subset of police services across Canada that report to the latest version […]

by pmnationtalk on November 29, 2018118 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Canadian Survey on Disability, 2017 An estimated one in five Canadians (or 6.2 million) aged 15 years and over had one or more disabilities that limited them in their daily activities, according to new findings from the 2017 Canadian Survey on Disability. Continue reading  Canadian Classification of Functions of Government, 2017 Canadian general government—federal, provincial-territorial […]

by pmnationtalk on November 28, 201842 Views

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Heart of Our Nation

Marc Nadjiwan, an Anishnabe artist, has recorded and produced his independent albums since 1994. He has recorded 6 studio albums and his latest project is called “Tomahawk Rock”. In his newest work, Marc is taking from the ideal of stories and imagery within graphic novels to create his own sonic representation of the genre, while […]

by pmnationtalk on November 27, 2018186 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Farm income, 2017 (revised data) Realized net income fell 3.6% in 2017 to $7.0 billion, following three consecutive annual increases. Continue reading  The socioeconomic portrait of Canada’s evolving farm population, 2016 There were 187,492 agricultural businesses reported in the 2016 Census of Agriculture. In addition to agricultural businesses, there were approximately 6,000 additional hobby farms. […]

by pmnationtalk on November 27, 201842 Views

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The Daily Monday, November 26, 2018

November 26, 2018 Labour Market Experiences of First Nations people living off reserve: Key findings from the 2017 Aboriginal Peoples Survey Education and training were identified by First Nations people living off reserve as key to finding work, according to the 2017 Aboriginal Peoples Survey. When asked what would help them most to find a […]

by ahnationtalk on November 26, 201825 Views

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Indian Horse Screening Nate & Tanya Talaga Interview Highlights Square Version

Credits: Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, M.P., Beaches-East York INDIAN HORSE: An adaptation of Richard Wagamese’s award-winning novel, this moving and important drama sheds light on the dark history of Canada’s Residential Schools and the indomitable spirit of Indigenous people. TANYA TALAGA is an award-winning investigative journalist for the Toronto Star and the author of Seven Fallen Feathers. […]

by ahnationtalk on November 25, 2018213 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 23, 2018

Consumer Price Index, October 2018 The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 2.4% year over year in October, following a 2.2% increase in September. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI was up 0.3% in October, after declining 0.1% in September. Continue reading  Retail trade, September 2018 Retail sales edged up 0.2% to $50.9 billion […]

by pmnationtalk on November 23, 201826 Views

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Inter Tribal Dance Honouring Canada’s First Nations Veterans

Credits: Garry Bakuniec This is is an inter tribal dance honouring Canada’s First Nations veterans. It was taken at the 21st Annual Native Child and Family Services Of Toronto Pow Wow, October 2018.

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 2018250 Views

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Canada needs national investigation of coerced sterilizations: Sinclair – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 22, 2018 OTTAWA _ Sen. Murray Sinclair says Canada needs a national investigation to find out how common coerced sterilizations are among Indigenous women and how they’ve been allowed to continue for so long. Sinclair led the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that examined the legacy of residential schools many Indigenous children were […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 201829 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 22, 2018

Employment Insurance, September 2018 In September, 446,500 people received regular Employment Insurance benefits, down 14,300 (-3.1%) from August. Continue reading  Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises, third quarter 2018 Canadian corporations earned $107.5 billion in operating profit in the third quarter, up $4.0 billion or 3.9% from the second quarter. Continue reading  Food services and drinking […]

by pmnationtalk on November 22, 201845 Views

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Happy Thanks-ForNothing Week: Indigenous Women Shut Down Canadian Reporters

Credits: Gms SAVEDbyFAITH The People of Negroe, Haitian, West Indian, North American Indian, Seminole Indian, and so called Latino descent are the TRUE Hebrew Israelites. Only GMS has the 100% truth according to the bible, if you don’t come under the banner of GreatMillStone you’re being taught by false prophets!

by ahnationtalk on November 21, 2018234 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Homicide in Canada, 2017 Homicide in Canada hit its highest rate in almost a decade in 2017. Much of the increase was the result of more firearm-related and gang-related incidents. Continue reading  Wholesale trade, September 2018 Wholesale sales declined for a second consecutive month, down 0.5% to $63.2 billion in September. Lower sales were recorded […]

by pmnationtalk on November 21, 201829 Views

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Heart of Our Nation

Casper Lomayesva, from the Hopi Nation in Arizona, is perhaps one of the first Indigenous reggae artists recording today, releasing his first album in 1997. After releasing 7 albums over 20 years, including some awards for his work, Casper has recently taken time off from music and completed a degree in engineering, following his own […]

by pmnationtalk on November 20, 2018245 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Stock and consumption of fixed capital, 2017 The volume of Canada’s non-residential and residential net capital stock increased 1.9% in 2017. In value, Canadian net capital stock totalled $4.9 trillion. Continue reading  Consolidated Canadian Government Finance Statistics, 2017 The net operating deficit of the consolidated Canadian General Government—federal, provincial-territorial and local governments combined—was $8.9 billion […]

by pmnationtalk on November 20, 201825 Views

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NATO Parliamentary Assembly to wrap Halifax meeting with plenary sitting – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 19, 2018  HALIFAX _ The NATO Parliamentary Assembly will wrap up four days of meetings today with its plenary sitting in Halifax. The event brings together about 600 politicians from the 29 NATO member countries, as well as delegates from partner countries to discuss international security issues. A wide range of hot-button […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 201831 Views

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The Daily Monday, November 19, 2018

Exports of grains by final destination, September 2018 Data on exports of grains by final destination are now available for September. Continue reading  Monthly Survey of Large Retailers, September 2018 Monthly data from the large retailers program are now available for September. Continue reading  Study: Market Behaviour Versus Tax Planning Responses to Changes in Marginal […]

by pmnationtalk on November 19, 201819 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 16, 2018

Canada’s international transactions in securities, September 2018 Foreign investment in Canadian securities totalled $7.7 billion in September, mainly acquisitions of money market instruments. At the same time, Canadian investment in foreign securities resumed to reach $10.6 billion, led by purchases of non-US instruments. Continue reading  Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, September 2018 Manufacturing sales edged up […]

by pmnationtalk on November 16, 201827 Views

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Vancouver Fraser Port Authority renders decision on Fraser Grain Terminal Grain Export Facility project application

November 15, 2018 The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has approved a permit application from Fraser Grain Terminal to develop a grain export facility in Surrey on federal lands managed by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority. The approval is subject to 64 permit conditions that must be met to ensure the project is constructed safely, protects […]

by ahnationtalk on November 15, 201864 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 15, 2018

Employment Insurance Coverage Survey, 2017 The eligibility rate for receiving regular Employment Insurance benefits was 84.3% in 2017, little changed from 2016. Although the overall rate was little changed, the rate declined for youth and for men aged 45 and over. Continue reading  Number and salaries of full-time teaching staff at Canadian universities (final), 2017/2018 […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 201827 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Activities of foreign majority-owned affiliates in Canada, 2016 Foreign majority-owned affiliates operating in Canada generated over one-fifth of the value added in the corporate sector in 2016 and employed about one in eight Canadian workers. Continue reading  Canada’s Core Public Infrastructure Survey: Wastewater and solid waste assets, 2016 Municipal and regional governments have made a […]

by pmnationtalk on November 14, 201835 Views

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Funeral for former Quebec premier Bernard Landry to be held today in Montreal – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 13, 2018  MONTREAL _ A funeral service will be held this afternoon at Montreal’s Notre-Dame Basilica for former Quebec premier, Bernard Landry. Quebec’s 28th premier died Nov. 6 at home in Vercheres, Que. of complications from pulmonary disease at the age of 81. Landry became Parti Quebecois premier in 2001 after Lucien […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 201811 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 13, 2018

November 13, 2018 Drug overdose crisis: Socioeconomic characteristics of those dying of illicit drug overdoses in British Columbia, 2011 to 2016 The number of people who died from illicit drug overdoses more than doubled from 2011 to 2016 in British Columbia. They represented a diverse population, and included both people who had not been in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 201838 Views

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Trudeau lays down challenge to companies in bid to boost trade with Asia – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Nov 13, 2018 By Jordan Press THE CANADIAN PRESS SINGAPORE _ Prime Minister Justin Trudeau began laying out his case for closer trade ties with Asian nations Tuesday, and issuing a challenge to domestic businesses to not disappear once the ink dries on any government-struck agreements. Speaking to a room of Canadian companies […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 201835 Views

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Alberta’s Indigenous communities grapple with new relationship with oilsands industry

Credits: CBC News While residents of Fort Chipewyan, Alta., have historically been united against oilsands development, a new $21-billion project has garnered support from 14 of the region’s Indigenous communities. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4888470 For more than 75 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 2018270 Views

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Worship Media Honours Canada’s Indigenous Veterans

Credits: WORSHIP MEDIA Aboriginal Veterans Day in Canada is commemorated on November 8. More than 7,000 First Nations members served in the First and Second World Wars and the Korean War, and an unknown number of Inuit, Métis and other Indigenous people also participated.

by ahnationtalk on November 11, 2018277 Views

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The Daily Friday, November 9, 2018

November 9, 2018 Traveller Accommodation Services Price Index, third quarter 2018 The Traveller Accommodation Services Price Index (TASPI) rose 9.5% in the third quarter. The index has increased in the third quarter of every year since its inception, as accommodation prices generally rise in the spring and summer months due to higher seasonal demand. Continue […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 201828 Views

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The Daily Thursday, November 8, 2018

Provincial and territorial economic accounts, 2017 For the first time since 2010, real gross domestic product rose in every province and territory in 2017 and the Canadian economy grew 3.0%. Continue reading  Supply and use tables, 2015 In 2015, the total value of the supply of all goods and services available to the Canadian economy […]

by pmnationtalk on November 8, 201840 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, November 7, 2018

New Lending Services Price Index, second quarter 2018 The New Lending Services Price Index (NLSPI) rose by 0.4% in the second quarter, following a 0.5% decline in the previous quarter. Continue reading  NT4

by pmnationtalk on November 7, 201834 Views

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Azimut and SOQUEM discover Gold and Polymetallic (Cu, Co, Mo) Mineralization on the Pikwa Property, James Bay region

Longueuil, Quebec – Azimut Exploration Inc. (“Azimut” or the “Company”) (TSXV: AZM) is pleased to report it has discovered gold and polymetallic mineralization (copper, cobalt, molybdenum) on the Pikwa Property, which is jointly owned with SOQUEM Inc. (“SOQUEM”) under a Strategic Alliance covering the James Bay region of Quebec (see Figure 1). The mineralized prospects […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201828 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Building permits, September 2018 Canadian municipalities issued $8.1 billion worth of building permits in September, up 0.4% from August. The national increase was driven by higher construction intentions in Quebec. Continue reading  The effect of government transfer programs on low-income rates: A gender-based analysis, 1995 to 2016 In 2016, income supports for seniors lifted about […]

by pmnationtalk on November 6, 201843 Views

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