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Gas and air ticket prices help push Canada’s inflation rate to 2.3%

More Economic

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.

Small businesses rise as bankruptcies fall

Canada beats U.S. in income gains

U.S. equities hold promise: Laurentian Bank

Commodities rally continues

Obama address may boost Canadian firms

Economy dominates pre-budget debate

Are Canadians heeding debt warning?

UK, Germany face very different risks