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Global Markets: Mr. Liu goes to Washington

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 7 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – After some doubt was raised as to whether Chinese Vice Premier Liu He would attend trade talks in Washington this week, officials have confirmed Liu will be leading China’s delegation. The possibility of […] Read more

Global Markets: Trump tweet rocks global markets

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 6 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Stock and commodities markets around the world reacted negatively after United States President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that he would hike tariffs on imports from China. Trump said trade talks with China are […] Read more






Global Markets: Canadian economy contracted in February

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, April 30 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Statistics Canada reported the economy contracted in February after showing growth in January. Gross domestic product pulled back 0.1 per cent in February, according to a report. Poorer-than-expected performances in the mining, […] Read more



Global Markets: Flooding could burst Quebec dam

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, April 26 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Hydro Quebec issued a warning on Thursday that its decommissioned hydroelectric dam at Bell Falls could burst due to rising floodwaters. This weekend the water flow on the Rouge River through the dam […] Read more