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Global Markets: G7 foreign ministers meet in person

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 3 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Foreign ministers from the G7, including Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Marc Garneau and Minister of International Development Karina Gould, are meeting in person for the first time in over a year in […] Read more


Global Markets: Canada’s economy continues to grow

WINNIPEG – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Statistics Canada announced on Friday that the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 0.4 per cent month-to-month in February, compared to economists’ prediction of a 0.5 per cent gain. The report also provided a preliminary estimate for […] Read more



Global Markets: Retail sales rise month-to-month

WINNIPEG – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Retail sales in Canada increased by 4.8 per cent last February compared to January, according to a Statistics Canada report released earlier today. In February, sales totalled C$55.1 billion and were fueled by gains reported by motor vehicle […] Read more




Global Markets: Canada bans flights from India, Pakistan

WINNIPEG – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Canada’s Minister of Transport Omar Alghabra announced yesterday that passenger flights from India and Pakistan will be banned from entering Canada for 30 days effective immediately. More than 100 international flights over the last two weeks, including 32 […] Read more