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Canada identifies first case of coronavirus

Jan 26 2020

TORONTO/BENGALURU Canada on Saturday declared the first "presumptive" confirmed case of the deadly coronavirus in a resident who had returned from the central Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak of the viral disease. | Video

Canada identifies first case of coronavirus

Jan 25 2020

TORONTO/BENGALURU Canada on Saturday declared the first "presumptive" confirmed case of the deadly coronavirus in a resident who had returned from the central Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak of the viral disease.

Canadian insurers Manulife, Sun Life profits beat on Asia demand

Nov 06 2019

Canadian insurers Manulife , Sun Life beat analysts' quarterly profit estimates on Wednesday, driven by strong demand in Asia, especially Hong Kong.

Investors slash Bank of Canada rate hike bets as Poloz frets on oil

Dec 06 2018

TORONTO Expectations for more interest rate hikes in Canada tumbled on Thursday after Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said the central bank would need to assess the impact of lower oil prices and as a new threat emerged to U.S.-China trade relations.

General Motors reaches tentative deal with striking Canada workers

Oct 13 2017

TORONTO General Motors Co said on Friday it reached a tentative labor agreement with striking workers at its CAMI plant in Canada, ending an almost month-old dispute.

Luxury parka maker Canada Goose's shares soar in market debut

Mar 16 2017

TORONTO Canada Goose Holdings Inc's shares surged as much as 40 percent in their market debut on Thursday after the high-end coat manufacturer raised C$340 million ($256 million) in an initial public offering.

Exclusive: Yum China in talks to buy delivery services firm Daojia - sources

Nov 26 2016

(This November 25 story corrects to remove references to daojia.com to avoid confusion with a website connected to another company, 58 Daojia) | Video

U.S. panel urges ban on China state firms buying U.S. companies

Nov 17 2016

WASHINGTON/HONG KONG U.S. lawmakers should take action to ban China's state-owned firms from acquiring U.S. companies, a congressional panel charged with monitoring security and trade links between Washington and Beijing said on Wednesday.

Indian diaspora caught out by surprise currency clampdown

Nov 09 2016

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE India's shock move on Tuesday to withdraw large denomination bank notes from circulation to fight corruption and tax evasion has left some overseas citizens high and dry, as money changers in key Asian centres stopped accepting the currency.

Indian diaspora caught out by surprise currency clampdown

Nov 09 2016

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, Nov 9 India's shock move on Tuesday to withdraw large denomination bank notes from circulation to fight corruption and tax evasion has left some overseas citizens high and dry, as money changers in key Asian centres stopped accepting the currency.

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