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Toronto condos getting pricier and smaller simultaneously

A record-low inventory of detached housing means that condo prices in Toronto are rising, even as condo sizes shrink. | Photo by Michael Gil via Flickr. 

March 24, 2017 - 5:23pm

Governments dole out millions at auto show

The Nissan Vmotion 2.0 Concept is among the new vehicles in the spotlight at the 2017 Canadian International Auto Show, which wraps up Sunday in Toronto. | Photo by John Bauld via Creative Commons. 

February 17, 2017 - 5:59pm

Shopify continues explosive growth with new Toronto facility

Shopify is further expanding its operations in Toronto, but is being careful not to get between the feuding mayors of Toronto and its original home of Ottawa. Photo by Shopuify via Creative Commons.

January 20, 2017 - 4:26pm

Toronto: misery capital of Canada?

There is a lot to love about Toronto, but its residents rank at or near the bottom of the pile in Ontario for many categories to measure happiness, according to a new report. | Photo by Martin Reis via Creative Commons.

December 16, 2016 - 4:44pm

Toronto, Montreal mayors team up for Middle East road trip

Toronto Mayor John Tory (above) will lead a delegation heading to Israel and the West Bank along with Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre. | Photo by Alex Guibord via Creative Commons.

November 11, 2016 - 6:17pm

Worrisome figures on Canadian finances are plentiful

FInancial worries are adding up for many Canadians, recent figures show. | Photo by KMR Photography via Creative Commons.

November 11, 2016 - 5:02pm

Toronto stands tall on global city ranking

Toronto's rep game is strong, according to a global survey ranking cities by reputation. | Photo by tsaiproject via Creative Commons.

November 4, 2016 - 5:16pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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