Tag: Business

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO – Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Banking conference: Scotiabank will hold its annual financials summit starting on Wednesday. The two-day investor conference will hear from the chief executives of Canada’s big banks and other financial services companies. Rate announcement: The Bank of Canada makes its…

Business Outlook Survey—Summer 2021

An excess supply of labour remains At the time of the survey substantial excess capacity remained among businesses hit hard by the pandemic, even while reports of capacity pressures reached their highest level on record (Chart 3). Many firms said that labour-related constraints would cause some or significant difficulties in meeting an unexpected increase in future…