The Liberal government released its new budget yesterday. Reactions from groups across Ontario came swiftly and strongly. Here, a roundup of key points, including a one-one-interview with finance minister Charles Sousa.
The history of mega-sized sports events—the likes of the Olympics, World Cup and Pan Am Games—is full of cautionary tales. After glory is won and lost, host cities are often saddled with expensive, unwieldy and unused stadia and other structures. But in southern Ontario, smart planning has urban experts optimistic about the impact of the 2015 Pan Am Games.
Conventional wisdom and low-interest rates have young Canadians increasingly spending on real estate. They’re also sinking deeper into debt and diverting dollars that could be invested elsewhere. Is buying in the current market actually a good idea?