Tag: 2020

Canadian Survey of Consumer Expectations—Third Quarter of 2020

Labour market Overall, consumers’ expectations around labour market conditions continued to be weaker than before the COVID‑19 outbreak. Consumers’ expectations for their wage growth over the next year remained below pre-pandemic level at 1.9 percent, while perceptions of wage growth over the past 12 months reached an all-time low of 1.1 percent (Chart 3). Expectations for employment differed significantly…

Business Outlook Survey—Autumn 2020

Box 1: Flexible logistics solutions are helping manage supply chain challenges To better understand the impact of the pandemic on supply chains and the response of firms that support them, the Bank conducted consultations with a small, targeted sample of Canadian businesses and associations in the logistics industry. Supply chain challenges Most firms reported that…

The best remote car starters for 2020

If you live in a part of the country where cold weather, snow, and ice is common, a remote car starter is one of the best gifts you can give to a loved one or yourself. A remote car starter starts your car from a distance, meaning you never have to enter a cold car…

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Friday, Oct. 9, 2020

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:07 p.m. EDT on Oct. 9, 2020: There are 178,115 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Quebec: 84,094 confirmed (including 5,936 deaths, 69,586 resolved) _ Ontario: 57,681 confirmed (including 2,997 deaths, 49,032 resolved) _ Alberta: 19,995 confirmed (including 282 deaths, 17,488 resolved) _ British Columbia:…

The best minivans for 2020

Long gone are the days of being judged for driving a minivan. Now, minivans include luxury features and still have plenty of room for the whole family. Depending on what you and your family are looking for, the best minivans this year deliver top-notch quality in a variety of areas. From the Honda Odyssey’s high-tech…