Canadian Job Growth Stalls In March After A Long Winning Streak

OTTAWA — The economy shed 7,200 jobs in March after a pair of strong monthly gains that helped Canada to post its best quarter of job creation since late 2017. Statistics Canada’s labour force survey found the unemployment rate held firm last month at 5.8 per cent. “The party...

Canada’s Risky Housing Market Has Traded Places With The U.S., IMF Says

Canada’s housing market has grown riskier over the past two years, with risk levels similar to those seen during the financial crisis a decade ago, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a report released this week. But there is good news: The measures Canadian policymakers have taken over...

No Alberta Premier Can Bring Back Oilsands Boom, Experts Say

EDMONTON — Getting Alberta’s economy running on all its fossil-fuel-powered cylinders is at the heart of the province’s election campaign. But some of Canada’s top energy thinkers — as well as international experts — warn there’s no pedal any premier can stomp to make that engine rev like it...

Arsenal and Tottenham charged by FA for north London derby melee

The governing body has alleged both clubs “failed to ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion” in Sunday’s match Arsenal and Tottenham have both been charged with failing to control their players during Sunday’s north London derby by the Football Association (FA). The charge relates to events...

Van Dijk: Maybe Liverpool should be more like PSG

The Dutch defender was frustrated with Neymar and Co’s theatrics during Champions League defeat at Parc des Princes Virgil van Dijk joined Jurgen Klopp in condemning Paris Saint-Germain’s theatrics during the sides’ Champions League clash – but then suggested the Reds should have taken a leaf out of Neymar...

USMNT announces Berhalter as new head coach

The Columbus Crew coach and former U.S. national team defender will take charge as U.S. coach after the 13-month search for a new man in charge U.S. Soccer has officially announced the hiring of Gregg Berhalter as the new head coach of the U.S. national team, confirming the long-anticipated...

'Not clever' – Tottenham wrong to get involved in derby melee, concedes Pochettino

Eric Dier’s equaliser and celebration led to ugly scenes in the north London derby and Mauricio Pochettino was not impressed. Mauricio Pochettino admitted his Tottenham players should not have got involved in a brawl during their 4-2 Premier League defeat at Arsenal on Sunday.   Spurs had trailed 1-0 following Pierre...