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After legalization in October of 2018, the once prohibited substance took the Canadian market by storm. In July 2019, StatsCan estimated that the Cannabis sector had contributed roughly $8.26 billion to the national GDP. However, recent market volatility has left investors asking: What’s next for Marijuana?
Canadian Confederation is facing serious resentment from Western Canada, particularly Alberta, following the federal election. The results showed very little support for Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Government in the Prairies. Serious media interest has focused on this topic, an online petition for separation has been gaining traction, and #WEXIT has been trending on Twitter. In order to...
In this era of populist politics and demagoguery, of fierce partisanship and stark divides, logical solutions to many world issues tend to be shrouded under a cloak of pretenses and ignorance. Instead of confronting the facts and arriving at conclusions that help real people, figures on both the left and right seek paths that only serve...
Tesla is the future of Electric Vehicles, and Panasonic is providing the battery life. However, their strained relationship is affecting their overall objective and Panasonic has seen a 50% stock fall since January 2018. Will these cultural clashes be enough to end their relationship, or will they work together to better understand their differences?
Let’s hope for a recession – maybe a depression. That’s the only way Toronto and Vancouver can become affordable. Any hope to purchase a home in Canada’s most dominant markets is unattainable and has been for many years. For many young people, there often seems to be no hope to even think of becoming a homeowner.
As software and hardware become ubiquitous, the consumers right to alter or fix their electronics rests in the hands of large tech corporations. In a multi-billion-dollar service industry, consumers are facing an uphill battle against companies who have stripped users of their right to repair their owned and operated electronics. It boils down to a battle...
Lax federal and provincial regulatory frameworks have made Canada a destination of choice among international tax defectors. This increase in tax non-compliance is inhibiting economic growth and increasing the tax burden of the middle class and low-income segments of society. On March...