China reports 54 new cases, says they are ‘imported’

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog…

4 passengers die on stranded cruise ship carrying 247 Canadians

Four passengers have died on board a Holland America Line cruise ship currently sailing off the…

Bank of Canada makes another emergency cut to interest rate

The Bank of Canada has made a second unscheduled cut to its benchmark interest rate, lowering…

Economy could contract by 25% in second quarter, deficit could soar to $112.7B: PBO report

Parliament’s budget watchdog predicts the Canadian economy could contract by a staggering 25 per cent in…

In Ontario, construction is an essential service, but some workers fear COVID-19 puts them at risk

Construction is on Ontario’s list of essential services that can keep operating during the COVID-19 pandemic,…

How bad will Canada’s COVID-19 recession be?

The black swan has landed.  The novel coronavirus pandemic is well underway worldwide, but it wasn’t…

Sunwing laying off 1,500 flight staff, including pilot with COVID-19

When Sunwing pilot Derek Butcher recovers from COVID-19, which he believes he picked up on the job, he…

Barrel of Monkeys now worth more than a barrel of Alberta oil

The cost of buying a barrel of Canadian oil fell to less than a Barrel of…

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio says at least half a million New Yorkers will be unemployed

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) speaks at a press conference about COVID-19 and…

Cyberattack forces Ontario Beer Store locations to go cash only

A cyberattack has forced an unknown number of Ontario’s more than 400 Beer Store locations to…