The Canadian Press

2015-10-21 | BoC Interest Rate

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The Bank of Canada has lowered its economic growth forecasts for the next two years, while at the same time holding the line on its trend-setting interest rate. Bank governor Stephen Poloz predicts it will take several years for Canada to fully adjust to the environment of cheaper commodity prices. (The central bank today downgraded its previous growth projections for 2016 and 2017, blaming the hits business investment and resource exports have taken from persistently low oil and other commodity prices.)

Date: 2015-10-21
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 20 seconds

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