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Global Markets: Workers freed from Saskatchewan mine

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, July 4 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – On Tuesday afternoon, 34 workers became trapped underground in a potash mine in Saskatchewan. The mine was not producing potash and was under maintenance. All workers have since been rescued. “All 34 […] Read more





Global Markets: Trump, Xi to talk at G20

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 28 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – United States President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set to hold a one-on-one meeting at the G20 summit in Japan this weekend. Analysts are uncertain what will come of the […] Read more

Global Markets: U.S. unemployment numbers rise

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 26 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – U.S. consumer spending in the first quarter of 2019 was weaker than previously reported, growing at just 0.9 per cent. According to a recent report from the U.S. Department of Commerce, the […] Read more





Global Markets: Trump doesn’t strike back

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 21 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Iran stated the United States was ready to retaliate following Thursday’s shooting down of an unmanned Global Hawk surveillance drone being operated by the U.S. Navy. Iranian officials told Reuters that a message […] Read more

Global Markets: U.S. drone shot down in Middle East

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 20 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Tensions in the Middle East skyrocketed as Iran shot down an United States drone reportedly flying over international air space. Iran stated the drone was flying over the southern part of the country. […] Read more