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Foreign Direct Investment in Canada: Who’s favoured, who’s frowned upon?

Majorities say Canada should encourage investment from UK, EU, US, discourage from China September 12, 2017 – As Canada continues to look for ways to deepen its economic ties with the world’s second-largest economy, a new public opinion poll from

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Canada is miles – or rather, kilometres – away from a uniform system of measurement

Young people use metric the most, but nearly everyone thinks of their height and weight in imperial March 1, 2017 – How tall is Sidney Crosby? And how far is it from Vancouver to Halifax? For most Canadians, the answers

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Technology replacing workers: is the worst over? Or yet to come?

Most Canadians say technology killing more jobs than it creates is a serious concern August 17, 2016 – Nearly two-in-three Canadians believe new and developing technologies will eliminate more jobs than they’ll create, but have these predictions already be gun

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Keep the change? Canadians split on moving to a no-tipping system in restaurants

Six-in-ten who prefer ‘service included’ pricing say they tip more due to societal pressure July 13, 2016 – As an Earls Restaurant in Calgary makes waves for piloting a no discretionary tipping policy – replacing it instead with 16 per

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Walmart vs. Visa: Customers would shop less frequently if retail giant pulls cards from stores

Canadians side with Walmart in fee dispute, but expect retailer to line own pockets, not pass on savings July 7, 2016 – As Walmart prepares to stop accepting Visa cards in certain Canadian stores beginning on July 18, a new

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Closing the ‘digital divide’: Most Canadians support CRTC action to provide broadband to all households

Seven-in-ten say access to broadband internet is an essential service June 10, 2016 – Most Canadians believe high-speed internet is an “essential” service, and see ensuring universal access to it as a priority. These are some of the findings of

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