The following News Release or Speech has just been posted on the Finance Canada Site. Ottawa, February 25, 2008 2008-020 The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, said an annual International Monetary Fund (IMF) report highlights the flexibility of the Canadian economy in adjusting to adverse shocks and notes that our strong fiscal situation puts Canada in an enviable position to take on the economic challenges ahead. “The IMF report shows Canada is an economic leader, and our government is taking steps to ensure continued growth in the face of uncertainty,” said Minister Flaherty. In its 2008 Article IV Consultation [More]