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Economic

Economic news and risks to monitor next week

What’s more threatening: U.S. taxes or NAFTA talks?

China reports 6.9% growth in 2017 on strong retail sales, exports

More Economic

Home buying takes plenty of homework

Best borrowers or just euro backers?

U.S. debt fight may spook markets

OAS, GIS benefit rates announced

Canadian fears of foreign control unfounded

China, U.S. partnership needs to evolve

It’s official: March 22 is budget day

Canadian economy beats BOC forecast

Arab unrest latest threat to European markets

Homeownership costs ease

Smaller Asian markets come to the fore: Study

U.S. looks to rejig mortgage insurers

Looking beyond the U.S.