5 things to watch for in the Canadian business world this week
Parliament Hill is seen in Ottawa on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. (Nicole Green / CTV News)
The Canadian Press
Published Sunday, March 20, 2016 10:06AM EDT
TORONTO -- Five things to watch this week in Canadian business:
Ambrose: Interim Conservative Leader Rona Ambrose is at the Economic Club of Canada in Ottawa on Monday to outline what the official Opposition wants to see in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's first federal budget, to be tabled on Tuesday.
Budget: Finance Minister Bill Morneau tables the federal budget in the House of Commons on Tuesday at 4 p.m., after the markets close.
Women: Also on Tuesday, the Economic Club of Canada pays tribute to International Women's Day in Ottawa as six female trailblazers, including Karen Wilson, president of the Women's Business Network, discuss what they've accomplished as leaders to help bridge the gender gap.
Manufacturing: The annual FABTECH Canada conference kicks off in Toronto on Tuesday to examine the key issues facing Canadian manufacturers.
Earnings: Several companies report earnings this week, including investment firm AGF Management, transit bus manufacturer New Flyer and Eldorado Gold on Wednesday. Toymaker Spin Master and Alamos Gold are among those reporting on Thursday.