Canada could have larger-than-expected surplus, says finance minister
In its last fiscal update in November, the finance ministry estimated a surplus of C$3.7 billion ($3.48 billion) in the 2015-16 fiscal year. Canada had run 11 straight budget surpluses before plunging back into deficit following the 2008 financial crisis.
Canadian finance minister sees pressure to raise rates
Canada Finance Minister Says Budget Surplus May Exceed Forecast
Canada will face pressure to raise interest rates, Flaherty says