No recession in sight, according to most recent Main Street Quarterly

Canadian Federation of Independent Business’ quarterly report also calls for inflation moderation.

SOCIETY | April 14 2023 04:07PM
Business association says recession is avoidable in first quarter

GDP slowdown forecast to continue but inflation expected to recede slightly.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | January 16 2023 09:17AM
Mixed reactions on the state of small businesses in Canada

CFIB says recovery for many entrepreneurs remains elusive.

SOCIETY | January 06 2023 04:34PM
Close to half of small businesses experienced random cyberattacks in the past year

Meanwhile, 27 per cent of small businesses experienced a targeted attack, according to the results of a new survey by th…

SOCIETY | December 08 2022 10:36AM
Small business confidence declines sharply

Small business confidence plunged in October, found a study by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | October 28 2022 10:37AM
Pandemic debt poses significant challenge for small businesses

Many businesses remain in a dire financial situation, according to CFIB’s new quarterly report which focuses on macroeco…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | October 07 2022 10:06AM
Small business confidence holds steady in September

Multiple challenges, including inflation and labour shortages, are still holding many firms back, found the latest CFIB …

SOCIETY | October 04 2022 10:34AM