The end of August is upon us, what will the numbers bring? Will there be sunshine, will there be rain? Whats happening here at home and economies around the world? Its time for our weekly news round-up, here are a few stories I’ve noticed this week:
-Vancouver Sun: Bring on the real estate collapse!
–China’s Olympic sized Bust
-Will Vancouver be ready for the worlds attention?
–Economy grinds BC liberals
–18 earthquakes off BC coast in the last week
-Sawmills getting beaten to a pulp
–Canadian tourism gap expected to widen
–Zoom airlines shuts down
–Where did the summer go?
-Harper: We may be in a ‘technical’ but not ‘real’ recession
–UK prices falling at fastest rate in 18 years
–US builders get creative to lure buyers
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news, links and thoughts here and have a great long weekend, you’ve earned it!