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Less than half of Ontario, Michigan residents support Line 5 as Enbridge awaits court decision: Poll

Less than half of decided residents in Ontario (49 per cent) and Michigan (48 per cent) want the pipeline to stay open, according to a new poll from the Angus Reid Institute. Respondents in Quebec were evenly split between supporting it and shutting it down (36 per cent). More than 20 per cent of respondents in all three regions said they either aren't sure about Line 5's future or can't say.

July 28, 2021

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Video: Canadians see no rush to open U.S. border

In a recent poll by the Angus Reid Institute nearly half of Canadians said they think that Canada should keep the U.S. border closed until September and when travel resumes proof of vaccination should be required. Bloomberg News' Shelly Hagan has the details.

May 26, 2021


The Five Best Ads In Super Bowl LV

Data from a consumer study by the Angus Reid Group conducted after the game shows that the ads were generally well received, and that no individual commercial was listed as the most disliked by more than 5% of survey respondents.

February 8, 2021

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A survey of Canadian software developers reveals that salary savvy engineers also look at the ability to work remotely, the types of problems they’re solving, and team leadership and culture when making career decisions.

SAGE: Building a Resilient Future.

Sage (FTSE: SGE), the market leader in cloud business management solutions, partnered with Angus Reid for a newly commissioned report, Forward Together: Building a Resilient Future. The report uncovers new insights into the current hiring challenges among Canadian businesses, and how they are moving forward in 2022.

SAGE: 2021 Forward Together Report

Sage (FTSE: SGE), the market leader in cloud business management solutions, uncovered the impact of burnout on Canadian businesses in a new commissioned report – 2021 Forward Together.

DUCA 2021: The State of Fair Banking in Canada

The DUCA Impact Lab, is announcing the release of its annual study into the State of Fair Banking in Canada. This year the study looked specifically at how banking relationships have impacted the pandemic recovery and the impacts of fair banking perceptions on financial decision making by race, gender, credit profile and socio-economic factors.

BDO 2019: Affordability Index

Affordability is a timely issue. Rising costs of living, stagnate incomes and growing debt loads have left Canadians feeling financially stuck, focused on making ends meet and unable to save for days ahead. The BDO Canada Affordability Index shows that over half (53%) of Canadians continue to live paycheque-to-paycheque and debt remains overwhelming for 25%. Over a quarter (27%) still don’t have enough for their needs and less than half (42%) have enough money to spend on their wants.

PROVIDENT: Less than half of Canadian businesses are equipped to recover their reputation in a crisis

The majority of Canadian companies say they aren't adequately prepared to recover their reputation in the aftermath of a crisis, a volatile and complex situation that interferes with an organization's ability to carry on normal business. This gap is one of the findings of a new 2019 crisis readiness survey of 625 business decision-makers commissioned by Provident Communications Inc. in partnership with Angus Reid Global.