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As Vancouver grapples with housing crisis, how Europe has tackled vacant homes
Imagine living in a former church, school building or fire station for $50 a week. Consider a 25 per cent tax on people who leave their homes vacant.
The Canadian Press
Dec 14th, 2015
Canadian belt-tightening won't fend off European threat
Bank of Canada says the fallout could still hit hard.
Dec 8th, 2011
European Union Film Festival kicks off Friday
The 14th European Union Film Festival (EUFF) starts this Friday (Nov 25 - Dec 8) to showcase the most compelling, engaging award winning films across the Atlantic Ocean...
Nov 24th, 2011
The need for compassionate capitalism
Its time to bank on compassionate capitalism
Aug 31st, 2011
Flaherty concedes that global turmoil will impact economy, but will "monitor closely"
Opposition presses finance minister to use stimulus, aim for job creation and growth.
Aug 19th, 2011
Harper begins Latin America swing amid global economic scramble
Trade talks aim to expand Canada's export markets as US turmoil continues.
Aug 7th, 2011
Amid economic jitters, Canada well positioned to face 'global headwinds': Flaherty
But country not an island, and international stress will affect us, he says.
Aug 6th, 2011
GZA at Fortune Sound Club
What do Bill Murray and this man have in common?
Mar 6th, 2011
Canada: a great power?
Could Canada become a great power? Ask this question to most Canadians and you will probably be rebuked with an emphatic no, or polite chuckles. It is a question, however, that Canadians and...
Jul 20th, 2010