Canada's big banks cut credit card interest rates to ease coronavirus impact
Canada's Big Six banks have said they will reduce interest rates on credit cards to provide relief to customers affected by COVID-19 pandemic.
Trump warns 'toughest' days of pandemic still lie ahead for U.S.
U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that the United States was heading into what could be its "toughest" weeks as coronavirus cases swell nationwide, and he warned states not to inflate their needs for critical medical equipment.
2 dead on virus-stricken Princess cruise ship docked in Miami with 99 Canadians aboard
Two people have died on the coronavirus-striken Coral Princess cruise ship which has docked in Miami. There are 99 Canadians onboard the ship.
Mexico joins Canada, notifies U.S. it's ready to implement new NAFTA
The Mexican government notified Canada and the U.S. late Friday that it is ready to implement the revised North American trade agreement, leaving it up to the Americans now to decide when the deal should take effect.
Interest rates are plunging — so why aren't mortgage rates?
Central banks have cut their interest rates to the lowest level on record, and yields in the bond market have, for the most part, never been lower either. But a funny thing is happening in Canada's mortgage market as lenders aren't passing all of those potential savings on to borrowers.
Backlash grows against Brazil's Bolsonaro even as he moderates tone on pandemic
There are signs Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may be changing his tone after downplaying the coronavirus threat and undermining directives from health officials. Experts say his sagging approval ratings are the reason.