Federal budget misses the mark on housing, says SFU finance professor

Credit to Author: David Carrigg| Date: Fri, 08 Apr 2022 01:25:48 +0000

The federal government’s $10 billion injection aimed at reducing the price of a home in B.C. and across Canada has missed the mark, says a Simon Fraser University finance professor. “The only long-term way to build more housing, to improve affordability, is to make it easier to build,” said Andrey Pavlov. “There is certainly enough […]

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UPDATE: What will Budget 2022 mean for Canadian immigration?

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 16:12:16 +0000

Canada’s Finance Minister, Chrystia Freeland has just unveiled Canada’s first budget since the September 2021 federal election. The budget outlines the Canadian government’s planned spending and revenue. It is one of the most important announcements made by the federal government each year since it outlines the state of Canada’s economic and fiscal health and what […]

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What will Budget 2022 mean for Canadian immigration?

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 16:12:16 +0000

Later today, Canada’s Finance Minister, Chrystia Freeland, will unveil Canada’s first budget since the September 2021 federal election. Note: The announcement is set to come around 4 PM EST. CIC News will update this article following the announcement. The budget outlines the Canadian government’s planned spending and revenue. It is one of the most important […]

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Vaughn Palmer: It's downhill from here for deficits under the B.C. NDP

Credit to Author: Massey Padgham| Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2022 02:22:11 +0000

Opinion: Federal assistance and a better-than-expected economic rebound means the budget for the year now wrapping up is close to balanced. But the NDP is planning big deficits in the next few years

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B.C. Budget 2022: Reconciliation with Indigenous peoples a 'process,' Robinson says

Credit to Author: Derrick Penner| Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2022 01:58:10 +0000

‘Reconciliation is a process, it’s not a thing. It’s not something you do once and you’re done’ — Finance Minister Selina Robinson

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