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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

Global Markets: RBC makes record profit

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 28, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. Royal Bank of Canada reported a 15 per cent increase in fourth-quarter net income to C$3.25 billion, surpassing analyst expectations. The bank’s results were driven by strong performances in its […] Read more



Global Markets: GM to close Oshawa plant

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 26, 2018 (CNS) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. General Motors is expected to announce this morning that it will close all of its operations in Oshawa, Ont. as part of a global restructuring of the company. GM employs […] Read more


Global Markets: Crude oil falls to yearly lows

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 23 (CNS Canada) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Crude oil prices were at their lowest levels in more than a year Friday morning, as concerns over oversupply and a soft global economic outlook weighed on values. OPEC […] Read more