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News by subject: ECO

6 october 2022

09:25
Since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the number of unique job listings in the U.S. has receded sharply by 7.9%. Salarship's job listings database, which is an aggregation of jobs published on company websites, job boards, and ATS...

08:30
Web 3.0 and content creation are both rising hand in hand. Web 3.0 has more kinship with content marketing than traditional brand and direct marketing and advertising. In fact, Web 3.0 may just be the evolution of content marketing. Experts say we're...

08:00
Bell today announced the 2022 Bell Let's Talk Community Fund grant recipients. The $2 million annual program supports registered charities working to improve access to mental health supports and services in...

07:30
Total GDP grew by a mere 0.3% in Q3 2022, dampened by low business sentiment, although a certain rebound is anticipated over Q4 (+1.9%), according to a new report by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). Retail sales also declined...

00:01
ATTOM, a leading curator of real estate data nationwide for land and property data, today released its annual analysis of the best time of the year to buy a home, which shows that the month of October, as well as the winter months, offer homebuyers...


5 october 2022

17:35
Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), a leading provider of global market infrastructure and tradable products, today reported September monthly trading volume statistics across its global business lines and provided guidance for selected revenue...

17:30
Edmonton has become the first Canadian city to join UNESCO's network of top learning cities in the world. Edmonton joins network member-cities including Hamburg, Shanghai and Beijing as part of UNESCO's Global Network of Learning Cities (GNLC), an...

16:30
Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S.A.B. de C.V. , ASUR, a leading international airport group with operations in Mexico, the U.S. and Colombia, today announced that passenger traffic for September 2022 reached a total of 4.9 million passengers, 28.5%...

15:23
Even with surging prices at the pump and inflation rates hitting a 40-year high, private boat sellers are optimistic about the overall boat market and plan to increase their spending in the recreational boating industry. In a new survey conducted by...

13:00
A report detailing market results for the third quarter of 2022 in Fairfield and Litchfield Counties, the Shoreline and the Farmington Valley in Connecticut, the Berkshires in Massachusetts, and Westchester County, New York, has just been released by...

11:38
A new report finds that state and local government retirement systems on the whole successfully navigated the 2007 to 2009 Global Financial Crisis. Moreover, public retirement systems across the nation have adapted in the years since the...

10:53
The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, will hold a news conference following the release of the National Supply Chain Task Force final report. He will speak about how Canada will strengthen its supply chain and make life more...

10:39
Mr. Jean Gattuso and Ms. Louise Yako, co-chairs of the National Supply Chain Task Force, will hold a news conference to provide details on their final report on how to make our supply chain stronger and make life more affordable for Canadians. Other...

10:31
The last two years of the COVID-19 pandemic have highlighted the importance of local airports to keeping communities connected to essential services and to each other. That's why the Government of Canada is committed to supporting airports from coast...

08:15
Private sector employment increased by 208,000 jobs in September and annual pay was up 7.8% year-over-year, according to the September ADP® National Employment Reporttm produced by the ADP Research Institute® in collaboration with the Stanford...

08:04
Sales Debut (https://www.salesdebut.com/) has launched an online sales training course geared towards salespeople starting their careers, opening new territory, or changing industries. The unique approach developed by sales leader and marketer, Ralph...

08:00
Despite headwinds from supply chains, inflation and labor shortages, small business owners are forecasting a strong year ahead, according to the 2022 Women & Minority Business Owner Spotlight, a new report from Bank of America exploring the outlook...

07:30
Yellow Pages Limited (the "Company"), a leading Canadian digital media and marketing company, today announced completion of the Company's previously announced arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) (the "Arrangement")....

07:11
The International Gas Union (IGU) today releases its 2022 Wholesale Gas Price Survey Report. The survey is the [14th] to be undertaken in a series that began in 2005. Report Key...

07:05
Income inequality in the U.S. has stubbornly grown since 1980, hardening class divides, restraining upward economic mobility, and stalling progress on closing the black-white racial wage gap. Traditionally, rising inequality has been hard to reverse...

06:00
Idealist Capital, a private equity investment firm focused on the energy transition, is pleased to announce the appointment of François Boudreault as Partner. "François is a talented and experienced investor with an impressive track record, having...

00:01
The estimated value of the apparel, footwear, and accessories resale market is between $100 and $120 billion worldwide, more than three times the size it was in 2020, according to new research by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Vestiaire...


4 october 2022

20:00
TradeTech's monthly Production Cost Indicatortm (PCI)...

14:44
S&P Global Ratings ("S&P") has today assigned a 'AA' foreign currency long-term issuer credit rating to the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA), with a 'Stable' outlook. This extremely high rating follows the 'Aa2' rating with...

13:00
Westcap Mgt. Ltd.  ("Westcap") is pleased to announce a significant investment into WBM Technologies LP ("WBM").  The transaction was completed in syndication with Westcap managed funds, Golden Opportunities Fund Inc., Saskatchewan's longest-standing...

11:04
Local airports play a crucial role in Canada, connecting communities from coast to coast to coast while also ensuring they continue to have access to essential air services like air ambulance, resupply, and forest fire response. Today, the Minister...

09:30
The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer farmer sentiment index declined 5 points to a reading of 112 in September. The decline in farmer sentiment was primarily the result of producers' weakened perception of current conditions, as the...

09:00
Q3 2022 U.S. common dividend increases were $19.1 billion, down 0.9% from $19.3 billion in Q2 2022 and down 14.0% from $22.2 billion in Q3 2021.Q3 2022 U.S. common dividend decreases were $1.4 billion, down 15.8% from $1.7 billion in Q2 2022, up 9.8%...

09:00
Increased interest rates, climbing inflationary costs and a higher cost of living are concerning consumers as they fear a looming recession, leaving them feeling unprepared when it comes to their personal finances....

08:35
MJ Gold Project, Yukon Territory In the Yukon Territory, the Company holds 100% interest in the MJ Gold Project. The MJ project is adjacent to Victoria Gold (VGCX-TSX) which operates the Eagle Mine with the aim of producing 250,000 ounces of gold by...

08:30
Hourly earnings growth for workers of U.S. small businesses slowed in September, according to the latest Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch. Hourly earnings growth stood at 4.98 percent in September, falling below 5 percent for the...

08:07
Today, Visa Canada announced the fourth round of its She's Next Grant Program to support women-owned small businesses (SBs) in Canada. Together with IFundWomen, women entrepreneurs can apply for the opportunity to receive one of 10 $10,000 CAD...

08:00
As part of its commitment to help create an equitable and inclusive world, CIBC today announced investments to address racial economic disparity and the extension of a partnership to see the potential in all young people through career skills...

07:30
CME Group, the world's leading derivatives marketplace, today reported its September and Q3 2022 market statistics, showing average daily volume (ADV) increased 36% to 25.7 million contracts in September, representing the company's highest September...

06:00
As companies shift to insulate earnings from a potential recession, many Canadian chief executive officers (CEOs) are freezing hiring plans and hitting pause on converting over to digital despite a recognition that customers are demanding better,...


3 october 2022

19:53
Sky Quarry Inc. ("Sky Quarry", "SQI" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has acquired Foreland Refining Corporation ("Foreland") (the "Acquisition").  Foreland's key asset is the Eagle Springs refinery, located outside of Ely, Nevada...

14:30
A new study conducted by Arizent, the parent company of American Banker, a comprehensive information resource for senior executives in financial services, examines the current state of small businesses, how they use banking services, what matters...

13:00
Today, Google Canada is announcing $2.7 million in Google.org grants to empower Canadians to stay safe online and to build more inclusive economic opportunities for Indigenous communities in Canada. Alongside today's news, research from Public First...

11:30
CALIFORNIA REALTORS® will gather in person next week for the first time in three years for the state's premiere real estate trade show at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach Calif. REimagine! Conference & Expo, running Oct. 11-13, offers...

10:00
Since the onset of the pandemic, Canadian tourism businesses have shown great resilience, and the Government of Canada has supported the sector through an estimated $23 billion in emergency supports. While we look to the future and see promising...

09:03
Consumers are digging deeper into their pockets to finance new vehicles, according to the car shopping experts at Edmunds. New data from Edmunds reveals:...

09:00
According to the Black Knight Home Price Index (HPI), median home prices fell 0.98% in August, only marginally better than July's upwardly revised 1.05% monthly declineJuly and August 2022 mark the largest single-month price declines seen since...

08:44
The second calendar quarter of 2022 saw continuing year over year growth for the additive manufacturing market, coming in 27 percent higher compared to the same period in 2021. However, the streak of six consecutive quarters of sequential growth...

07:45
Inflation and a tightening labour market threaten to spillover into 2023, despite recent economic progress.Housing affordability will become more of an issue with rising interest rates and inflation threatening to put a lid on the construction...

07:00
Today, Hydro One and Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) opened applications for the Hydro One Indigenous Entrepreneurship Grant in support of Indigenous-owned businesses across Ontario that are energizing life in their communities. Last...

06:30
Bluestone Resources Inc.   ("Bluestone" or the "Company") provides an update to its press release dated September 19, 2022, on the Cerro Blanco Gold Project located in Guatemala....

06:30
Azimut Exploration Inc. ("Azimut" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that exploration work is actively progressing on the Wapatik Property ("the Property") after an encouraging maiden drilling program and second drilling phase (see press...

03:00
A new report launched by a UK-based global safety charity has highlighted that people's ability to withstand the impact of climate change-related disasters is being undermined by a lack of financial resilience. More than one third (34%) of people...

01:49
HydrogenPro ASA (OSE: HYPRO) (the "Company" or "HydrogenPro") today has its first day of trading on the main list of Oslo Børs, following an uplisting from Euronext Growth Oslo (the "Listing"). The Company's shares trade under the ticker "HYPRO" on...

00:01
Despite the combined effects of expansionary monetary policy, geopolitical instability, pandemic-driven supply chain shocks, and a macroeconomic environment characterized by high inflation and rising energy costs, global payments revenues are likely...