Canadian money stashed in the top 12 global tax havens has topped $170 billion, says Canadians for Tax Fairness, citing data on foreign direct investment just released by Statistics Canada.
by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Jan. 31, 2013: Let’s agree in one point: we can have anything, but we CAN’T have everything #wef — Paulo Coelho (@paulocoelho) January 25, 2013 The tweet by Paulo Coelho, the world-renowned Brazilian author of The Alchemist, was one of the most popular of
by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Jan. 28, 2013: Remember Occupy, Canada? A new Statistics Canada analysis of income trends among Canadian taxfilers from 1982 to 2010, released today, confirms three of the many concerns Occupy protesters expressed in late 2011. Concerns relating to income inequality, poverty, corporate greed,
The unexpected loss pushed Canada’s national unemployment to 7.3 per cent, felled employment among women aged over 55 by 30,100 jobs.
Statistics Canada reports that the crime rate reached its lowest level in 40 years in 2011, and that serious crimes dropped six per cent since 1971.