US Fed chair Powell’s message: Inflation fight may cause recession

The Federal Reserve delivered its bluntest reckoning on Wednesday of what it will take to finally tame painfully high inflation: Slower growth, higher unemployment and potentially a recession. Speaking at a news conference, Chair Jerome Powell acknowledged what many economists have been saying for months: That the Fed’s goal of engineering a […]

Pot sector wants packaging changes, financial relief from Cannabis Act review

TORONTO – Canada’s cannabis industry is hoping a newly launched review of the legislation that paved the way for the recreational use and sale of pot will help the sector stave off more financial difficulties. The statutory review launched Thursday by Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos and Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Carolyn […]

Bank of England says UK in recession as it raises interest rates to 14-year high

The Bank of England has raised UK interest rates by 0.5 percentage points to 2.25 per cent in an attempt to combat soaring inflation amid the cost of living crisis, the media reported. That’s the seventh consecutive increase in Bank Rate in a row, but a smaller rise than many investors had expected, The Guardian […]

Unique Ways to Earn Extra Money Online – Chart Attack

Source: Making extra money online needs not to be difficult. It however requires you to set aside some time and put in the work. Making money online eventually boils down to what your goals are and how much you are willing to risk. There are several ways to make money online. Some are passive […]

With a fall brawl looming in Parliament, some MPs hope for a more civil session | CBC Radio

The first face-to-face showdown between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the newly-minted Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre is set to happen this week. But while political fireworks are expected, some MPs are hoping to lower the temperature on Parliament Hill this fall. Over the summer, CBC Radio’s The House spoke to several MPs in their home ridings. […]