Report: Labor shortages, pandemic savings to ease short-term recession

Nujoud Al-Males, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 5:52AM EST Last update Wednesday, September 28, 2022 5:52AM EST A tight job market and higher savings during the pandemic will mitigate the impact of the recession on Canadians, says a new report from Deloitte. Deloitte’s latest economic outlook report expects Canada to enter a … Read more

Blue Jays’ Manoah Receives $100,000 in Charitable Sponsorship for Defending Kirk

After defending his teammate in the wake of a bout of cyberbullying, Alec Manoah was awarded the “Sportsmanship Sponsorship” award for the first time by Dove Men + Care. The sponsorship, which will be officially given to Manoah ahead of Tuesday’s game against the New York Yankees at Rogers Center, comes with $100,000 in proceeds … Read more

Report: Labor shortages, pandemic savings to ease short-term recession

Nujoud Al-Males, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 5:52AM EST Last update Wednesday, September 28, 2022 5:52AM EST A tight job market and higher savings during the pandemic will mitigate the impact of the recession on Canadians, says a new report from Deloitte. Deloitte’s latest economic outlook report expects Canada to enter a … Read more

Masai Ujiri says teams need to look at their culture amid the recent chaos in the NBA

The last few explosive weeks in the NBA have seen Phoenix owner Robert Sarver and Boston coach I.M. Odoka suspended. Anthony Edwards of Minnesota has been reprimanded for his homophobic comments. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant were at the center of Brooklyn’s off-season chaos. The NBA’s training camps fell on Tuesday after some of the … Read more

OREA survey identifies systemic racism as an issue in Ontario real estate

Ninety-three percent of black real estate agents believe discrimination plays a role in the rental process in Ontario, according to a new report from the Ontario Real Estate Association. The association’s Presidential Advisory Group (PAG) on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion has released its first-ever work The struggle for fair housingTuesday’s report lays out 19 recommendations … Read more

Fans pack seats at Rogers Center Stadium for a chance to catch Aaron Judge’s historic race at home.

Gregory Strong, Canadian Press Date: September 26, 2022 9:46 PM EST Last update on Monday, September 26, 2022, 10:43 PM EST TORONTO — Justin Morgan and his dad arrived early from the Rogers Center on Monday for a spot in the sitting room section of the 200-level field, hoping for a piece of baseball history. … Read more

Stocks are falling on recession fears. The Dow is slipping into a bear market

Damien J. Trois and Alex Vega, Associated Press Date: September 26, 2022 4:54 PM EDT NEW YORK – Wall Street’s broad slide extended the major indexes’ losing streak for a fifth day on Monday, deepening the market’s sharp decline amid growing fears of a global recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.1%, becoming the … Read more

Lights on, ovens off: Europe braces for its winter energy crisis

David Mashog, Justin Spike, Karel Jansek and Velene Tuchkov, Associated Press Date: September 26, 2022 7:58AM EST FRANKFURT, Germany (Associated Press) – As Europe approaches winter in the midst of an energy crisis, offices are getting colder. Statues and historical buildings become dark. Bakers who can’t afford to heat their ovens talk of giving up, … Read more

To rent or buy? What’s in store for the clothing rental industry in Canada

TORONTO – A few weeks ago, Carly Soares needed a dress for her wedding, and fast. “I tried to go shopping in the mall, but noticed a rare selection of formal dresses,” said the 30-year-old. “It was very surprising actually. It’s still kind of pandemic chic throughout a lot of retail stores.” The dresses I … Read more

To rent or buy? What’s in store for the clothing rental industry in Canada

A few weeks ago, Carly Soares needed a dress for the wedding, and fast. “I tried to go shopping in the mall, but I noticed a rare selection of formal dresses,” the 30-year-old said. “It was very surprising actually. It’s still kind of an epidemic look for pajamas in a lot of retail stores.” The … Read more