Canada Headlines

Mexican minister ramps up pressure for speedy NAFTA deal

Mexico's economy minister on Thursday urged officials to push for a speedy renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), saying his country and Canada must be ready to go it alone if the United States pulls out.

Bank of Canada: degree of untapped potential remains in economy

A degree of untapped potential remains in the Canadian labor market meaning the economy may be able to generate more growth without higher inflation, the head of the Bank of Canada said on Tuesday, suggesting the central bank can take its time raising interest rates.

Trump's steel, aluminum tariffs exempt Canada, Mexico

U.S. President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports will start in 15 days with initial exemptions for Canada and Mexico and the possibility of alternatives for other countries, a senior administration official said on Thursday.