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The U.S. dollar continued to be weaker against its major rivals in the Asian session on Thursday, after U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen acknowledged financial conditions have recently become less supportive of growth, which could delay raising interest rate. In her semi-annual testimony before...

Commodity currencies such as the Australian, the New Zealand and the Canadian dollars weakened against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday amid rising risk aversion as U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's dovish comments failed to bolster investor sentiment and amid volatility...

The Canadian dollar weakened against most majors currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The Canadian dollar fell to 3-week lows of 1.5752 against the euro and 80.72 against the yen, from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.5718 and 81.35, respectively. Against the U.S. dollar, the loonie dropped...

The Australian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The Australian dollar fell to more than a 3-week low of 79.80 against the yen, from yesterday's closing value of 80.38. The aussie edged down to 1.5941 against the euro, from yesterday's closing...

Organic-Traditions-021016.jpg Canada's Advantage Health Matters is recalling Organic Traditions brand Sprouted Flax Seed Powder and Sprouted Chia & Flax Seed Powder due to possible contamination with the deadly Salmonella bacteria.

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The U.S. dollar fell to a 16-month low of 112.53 against the yen, from yesterday's closing value of 113.32. Against the euro and the Swiss franc, the greenback dropped to 2-day lows of 1.1319 and 0.9704...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The yen rose to more than a 2-year high of 163.84 against the pound and a 16-month high of 112.53 against the U.S. dollar, from yesterday's closing quotes of 164.56 and 113.32, respectively. Against...

BurgerKing-021016.jpg Fast-food giant Burger King will be adding hot dogs to its menu in the US from February 23. According to Burger King's North American President Alex Macedo, this addition is the most significant menu addition for the burger chain since it added a chicken sandwich in the 1970s. Burger King will...

Canadian stocks failed to sustain early gains Wednesday, as falling commodity prices continued to weaken shares of resource producers. The S&P/TSX Composite Index was down 96.93 points, or 0.79 percent, to 12,185.72, approaching 3-year lows from mid-January. Crude oil prices tumbled even though...

The Canadian stock market is up in early trade Wednesday, as it attempts to rebound from the sharp losses of the previous two sessions. Trading action has been rather choppy this morning. While the majority of the Canadian sectors are trading higher today, weakness in gold stocks is hampering the attempted...

Canadian stocks may snap back to life Wednesday after stocks were hammered in the previous few sessions. Oil prices steadied this morning, tempting traders to find bargains in the beaten down energy sector. WTI crude oil for March was up 46 cents at $28.44 a barrel, near its lowest in 12 years. Mining...

Canadian aviation-training and simulation products provider CAE Inc. (CAE, CAE.TO) reported an increase in profit for the third quarter from last year and said it plans to establish a normal course issuer bid program. Revenues for the quarter beat analysts' expectations. Net income attributable to...

Canadian National Railway Co (CNR.TO, CNI) announced the details of its 2016 plan to invest about C$2.9 billion in rail infrastructure and equipment to raise network efficiency, support long-term growth and further strengthen safety. The company plans to spend approximately C$1.5 billion on track...

The Canadian dollar advanced against its most major rivals in European deals on Wednesday, as oil prices rallied after Iran signaled that it is ready for cooperation with OPEC nations to resolve the problem of global oversupply of oil. "We support any form of dialogue and cooperation with OPEC member...

The Canadian dollar traded higher against most major opponents in early European deals on Wednesday. The loonie bounced off to 83.06 against the yen, reversing from a low of 82.11 hit at 11:30 pm ET. The loonie rose to 1.3844 against the greenback and 1.5579 against the euro, from its early low...

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