Tuesday , April 23 2019

Canada exporters still struggling despite rising oil

Bloomberg Canada recorded smaller trade deficits than expected in the first two months of 2019 on a rally in oil prices, but figures show the nation’s exporters are still struggling. The nation posted a smaller-than-expected C$2.9 billion ($2.2 billion) deficit in February, and Statistics Canada revised down its initial deficit ...

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Putin offers no warm words as Russia mulls new Ukrainian president

Bloomberg Russian President Vladimir Putin gave a frosty response to comic Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s landslide election as Ukraine’s new president, with the Kremlin saying it was “premature” to offer congratulations on his victory. “Moscow respects the choice of the Ukrainian people, especially since this choice is very obvious,” though it’s too ...

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