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Canadian stocks are poised for a negative stort Monday morning amid lingering fears the Bank of Canada will soon raise interest rates. The TSX Composite rose Friday but lower oil prices might drive energy stocks lower. On grocery deliveries, Sobeys and Ocado will develop their first Customer Fulfilment...

Following the release of Canada wholesale sales for November at 8:30 am ET Monday, the loonie changed little against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 1.2468 against the greenback, 88.85 against the yen, 1.5264 against the euro and 0.9991 against the aussie around 8:31 am ET.

Statistics Canada will release Canada wholesale sales for November at 8:30 am ET Monday. The sales had increased 1.5 percent in the previous month. Ahead of the data, the loonie traded mixed against its major rivals. While the loonie rose against the euro and the yen, it held steady against the aussie...

Enbridge Inc.(ENB, ENB.TO) and Spectra Energy Partners LP (SEP) announced execution of a definitive agreement, resulting in Enbridge converting all of its incentive distribution rights or IDRs and general partner or GP economic interests in SEP into 172.5 million newly issued SEP common units. As...

The U.S. dollar fell against its major counterparts in early European deals on Monday, as the U.S. government shutdown entered its third day amid stalemate in the Senate over the passage of a short-term funding bill. The Senate canceled a scheduled vote on temporary spending bill at 1:00 am ET, delaying...

Acupuncture-Breastcancer-012218.jpg One of the major drawback of aromatase inhibitors, a class of drugs, commonly used in the management of estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer is the debilitating joint pain. A large clinical trial, which involved a total of 226 patients from 11 cancer centers, has found that acupuncture can significantly reduce the troublesome joint pain caused by the aromatase inhibitors.

The Canadian dollar advanced against its major counterparts in early European deals on Monday, as oil prices rose after Saudi Arabia's energy minister Khalid Al Falih urged co-operation between OPEC and non-OPEC producers to extend oil output cuts beyond 2018. Crude for March delivery rose $0.27 to...

Pharma-Fight012218.jpg Over the last decade alone, the U.S. healthcare system has saved $1.67 trillion due to the availability of low-cost generics, according to the 2017 Generic Drug Access and Savings Report. Even greater cost savings can be achieved if a more efficient generic drug review process is in place feels the FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, and the regulatory agency is taking steps to achieve this goal.

The Canadian dollar advanced against most major opponents in pre-European deals on Monday. The loonie reversed from an early low of 0.9992 against the aussie, rising to 0.9965. The loonie edged up to 88.88 versus yen and 1.5248 against the euro, off its early 5-day lows of 88.55 and 1.5307, respectively. If...

Canadian stocks rose Friday, holding near record highs despite a rough week in the oil markets. Crude oil prices dropped 1.5 percent this week, dragging energy stocks lower. However, optimism across most other sectors kept Bay Street in a good mood. The Bank of Canada mid-week hinted that interest...

The Canadian stock market is rising in early trade Friday, after ending yesterday's session with a modest decrease. The majority of the Canadian sectors are rising this morning, with the notable exception of the energy sector. Crude oil prices are falling Friday morning, slipping from 4-year highs near...

TimHortons-011918.jpg Angry protesters are planning more than 50 demonstrations on Friday at several Tim Hortons locations across Canada after some franchise owners in Ontario slashed workers' benefits as well as paid breaks in response to the Ontario government's minimum wage hike. The protests are being organized by advocacy group Leadnow and the Fight for $15 & Fairness Campaign.

Canadian stocks are set for a lackluster open Friday open amid lower crude oil prices and a stronger loonie. Markets have downplayed the threat of a U.S. government shutdown, but a crucial Senate vote at 11 am ET may result in an impasse that could spook investors. The TSX Composite Index has been...

Statistics Canada has released Canada manufacturing sales for November at 8:30 am ET Friday. Following the data, the loonie changed little against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 1.2440 against the greenback, 88.87 against the yen, 1.5243 against the euro and 0.9964 against the aussie around 8:33 am ET.

Statistics Canada will release Canada manufacturing sales for November at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the loonie declined against its major rivals. The loonie was worth 1.2443 against the greenback, 88.87 against the yen, 0.9968 against the euro and 1.5251 against the aussie as of 8:25 am ET.

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