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Global Markets: Huawei CFO granted bail

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 12, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May will face a no confidence vote later today; this comes following May’s Brexit deal having fallen apart. There are at least 48 Tory members of […] Read more

Global Markets: Canadian detained in China

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 11, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. A former Canadian diplomat, Michael Kovrig, has been detained in China, according to his employers, the International Crisis Group. The group is working to confirm that Kovrig has in fact […] Read more


Global Markets: Brexit vote to be delayed

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 10, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. China is accusing Canada of breaking a bilateral agreement by not informing the Chinese consulate of the arrest of Huawei Technologies Co. Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou right away. According […] Read more

Global Markets: Canada sees record employment growth

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 7 (CNS Canada) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Canada posted record employment growth in November, with employment increasing by 94,100 jobs, according to a report from Statistics Canada. The country’s jobless rate declined to 5.6 per cent, […] Read more






Global Markets: China and U.S. reach trade truce

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 3 (CNS Canada) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – China and the United States reached a tentative truce on trade over the weekend, with the two countries agreeing to hold off on placing additional tariffs on each other […] Read more


Global Markets: New NAFTA deal signed

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 30, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. Canada, the United States and Mexico have signed the renegotiated North American Free Trade (NAFTA) deal on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina. Canada is calling the deal […] Read more

Global Markets: Netflix hiking prices in Canada

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 29, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. Netflix Canada is planning its biggest rate hike yet. Plans will rise by C$1 to C$3 depending on which plan you have. The price hikes are affective immediately for new […] Read more